Susanna Craddock

Susanna Craddock is an SLE working at Waddington All Saints Primary School

SLE Specialism(s):

•EYFS Teaching and Learning
•Teaching and Learning in Phonics

Current school and job role:

Waddington All Saints Community Primary School

•EYFS Class teacher
•EHA/TAC manager
•Safeguarding deputy

Brief context of school:

Waddington All Saints is larger than the average-sized primary school with two thirds of pupils coming from service families. As a result well above-average proportion of pupils join and leave the school partway through their education. The school was graded as an outstanding school in October 2014 and designated as a National Support School in March 2017.

Background and experience:

I have been teaching for 13 years. I have been the phonics lead teacher, foundation stage lead and had experience as a team leader. I have had experience in mentoring students, NQTS and supported an LSA in acquiring HLTA status.

SLE deployments and impact of support:

I have presented phonics teaching and learning for a DFE course supporting local schools in the improvement of phonics provision, provided phonics tutor support to ITT students and developed and run a series of EYFS courses linked to teaching and learning , foundation stage provision and supporting LSA/TA’s within the foundation stage setting.