Catherine joined Team Up as a Programme Manager in September 2016, managing the programme at a group of schooIs across London.
Prior to this role, Catherine spent five years teaching Secondary English in Croydon, Sutton and Bromley state schools, working across the 11-18 age range. In the course of her teaching career, she took on responsibility for Key Stages 3 and 4, developing and implementing new schemes of work, arranging intervention sessions and designing new assessment criteria. She also mentored and worked closely with trainee teachers. Before this, she gained teaching experience on the Comenius Programme, assisting in a Greek primary school for a year.
Catherine read Classics at Somerville College, Oxford. She also holds a PGCE and MA in 'English in Education' from King's College.