Keith Ferguson

Course Tutor

Keith Ferguson has been teaching at Notley High School & Braintree Sixth Form since 1997. He has held a number of different roles over this time.  In 2001 he became Head of Year and maintained this role until 2008.  He then became an Advanced Skills Teacher in ICT and worked across Essex providing support for a variety of different schools.  

Sophie Allchin

Programme Manager

Sophie has worked for Mid Essex ITT since 2014 when she was appointed as the Marketing, Recruitment and Adminstration Officer, a newly created role to help boost the number of trainee teachers in local schools.  After graduating in Psychology from University College London, Sophie went on to work in a number of student support roles.  She was the Coordinator of London Nightline, a telephone helpline for students, for two years and went on to chair the National Nightline Association.  

Fiona Lane

Course Tutor

Fiona Lane is one of MEITT's Course Tutors. She is an English and Literacy Advanced Skills Teacher and Specialist Leader of Education in Initial Teacher Training. 

Holly Sutton

Director

Holly Sutton has been teaching at Notley High School & Braintree Sixth Form since 2007. During this time, Holly has fulfilled a range of roles and responsibilities. In 2009, Holly became a Lead Teacher in English, which was then followed by a Head of Year role which would last for five years. In 2016, Holly became an Assistant Headteacher and the Head of Braintree Sixth Form. 

Kristy Mee

Course Tutor

Kristy began her English teaching career at a comprehensive school in Oxford before moving back to Essex in 2003. Whilst teaching at Great Baddow High School, she held a pastoral head role in charge of KS4 girls. Upon moving to Notley High School & Braintree Sixth Form in 2006, she worked as part of the Lead English teacher scheme for Essex schools, providing outreach support across the county.

Mid Essex ITT