Louise was a primary teacher and Advanced Skills Teacher (AST) of Primary Science with 20 years of experience of teaching in Wakefield schools before taking up a post of Senior Lecturer at Leeds Beckett University in 2007.
Since 2010 Louise has been the Course Leader of the Postgraduate Primary 5-11 PGCE. This course includes both postgraduate trainees from University based study and those from our partnership with School Direct. More recently Louise has become a Principal Lecturer for Primary Education (3-11) working with the ITE team in Carnegie's School of Education and Childhood.
Louise lectures across both post graduate and undergraduate course in ITE, delivering mainly primary science, a subject she is deeply passionate about. Louise is member of the Association of Science Education a charity which is the largest subject association in the UK where she works at both a regional and national level (Specialist Publications). Louise is also a Trustee for Education Ossett Community Trust (EOCT) an Education Trust working on behalf of the University in partnership with the infant, primary and the High school in Ossett.