Claire Garvey | Teacher | Dover Court International School Singapore | NAE

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Staff Profile: Claire Garvey

Claire Garvey

Nursery Class Teacher (NCG)

Claire graduated from Salford University with a BA Hons in Geography and completed a PGCE in primary teaching at Keele University.

Originally from England, Claire has taught across the primary age range. For the first fifteen years, Claire taught at St Chad’s CE Primary School.  During this time she gained valuable experience as a member of the Senior Management Team, co-ordinating KS1 and the Early Years Department.  She was also given the opportunity to gain a further qualification in Early Years Numeracy.

Claire also has international teaching experience, working at Repton School, Dubai.  Here she was given the role to develop the numeracy curriculum across the Early Years Department, with a particular focus on mental maths.  Claire was also responsible for planning the literacy curriculum and the Read, Write, Inc. phonics programme.

Claire has enjoyed being part of the Maths curriculum team and developing Maths provision in EYFS.  She has enjoyed exploring Singapore and the surrounding region.