Mrs Courtney


Kindergarten One Teaching Assistant

NVQ Level Three

What led you to be a teaching assistant?

I helped out in my children’s classes and loved it so much.

What’s the best part of your job?

Everything! I particularly enjoy the variety it brings.

If you weren’t a teaching assistant, what would you be doing now?

Working for the police force.

What’s your most memorable moment as a teaching assistant?

When we visited the theatre to watch ‘We’re Going On A Bear Hunt’. I loved seeing all the children so happy and engaged.

How would you like to be remembered by your pupils?

Fun, happy and caring.

What surprises you about Branwood?

How much the children achieve, both academically and socially.

What makes you proud of Branwood?

How polite the children are and how they grow into independent individuals.

If you had one word to sum up life at Branwood, what would it be?

Energetic.