Freemantles Outreach

The Team

 

Vanessa Clark

Head of Autism Outreach for Schools

  Vanessa has taught in mainstream schools, where she has worked with and supported a number of pupils with Autism. She has completed the MA modules in both Autism and Speech and Language Difficulties. Vanessa joined Freemantles in September 2010 as a class teacher, then joined the Outreach team in 2012. She became Outreach leader in 2013 and over the years this has expanded to responsibility for county-wide EY and school-age outreach.

 

 

Emma Leach - Outreach Teacher

Emma joined Freemantles over 20 years ago, having previously worked in mainstream schools. She is especially interested in social communication and the sensory curriculum. Emma has completed the MA modules in both Autism and Gifted and Talented. She regularly talks about sensory processing difficulties for the Autism module of the MA.

 

 

 

 

 

Becky White - Outreach Teacher

Becky worked first in mainstream, and then with PMLD students.  In 2008 she moved to Freemantles and has been here ever since. Becky has worked with a range of ages, from Primary right up to FE age children, and has been a member of the outreach department since 2012.

 

Anne-Marie Rose - Outreach Teacher

Anne-Marie spent five years working as a mainstream teacher and subject leader before moving to teach at Freemantles in 2017. During this time Anne-Marie worked as the lead ICT teacher in the school and Key stage 2 leader. Anne-Marie joined the Outreach team in March 2023 and has a particular interest in emotional regulation and working with students with PDA.

 

 

 

Christine Gregory - STEPs Coordinator and Outreach Assistant

Christine joined the Outreach Team having worked as a Classroom Assistant and Lead Assistant at Freemantles in Key Stages 4, 5 and the Further Education Department. Previously she worked in a local mainstream primary school providing support on a one to one basis for students with Autism, ADHD and Social Communication difficulties.

 

 

 

 

 

Eloise Hussey - Outreach Assistant 

Eloise joined the outreach team having worked at Freemantles for 6 years in early years and primary classes. Previously she worked in a mainstream primary school supporting children on a one-to-one basis.  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jade Lewis - Outreach Assistant  

Jade joined the outreach team having worked at Freemantles for over a year in early years and primary classes. Previously she worked in a mainstream nursery for a number of years ultimately supporting children with additional needs.  

 

 

 

Abi Orme - Outreach Assistant 

 Abi has joined the outreach team having  worked in a special school for 2 years in  primary classes. Previously she has worked in  mainstream infant and primary schools  supporting children with addional needs and as a one to one. 


 

Lisa Boyd - Outreach Assistant

Lisa joined the outreach team having worked as a lead assistant in a special school for four years, prior to this she worked as a nursery manager for children aged between three months to five years. 
She has worked with early years and primary ages for over 24 years.