Sophie is from the United Kingdom where she has worked as a Teacher of Science for the last seven years. After undertaking a first degree in Human Nutrition at the University of Chester, she continued to study there to complete her PGCE in teaching Science. After qualifying as a teacher, Sophie has worked for two schools in the UK. During this time, she has taken on the role of key stage 3 Science coordinator, led on the introduction of new examination courses and supported other teachers in improving the quality of learning in their lessons. She is passionate that every child deserves an educational experience suited to their needs and places a great deal of importance on pastoral support, therefore she is very excited to have taken the role of Head of Year 7. Aside from teaching, Sophie enjoys travelling, keeping fit and playing competitive sports.