Real life stories

Whether you're thinking about your job or training options, there's almost certainly somebody, somewhere, with a story to tell that might help inspire you to make your next move.

Louise Brown
Louise Brown

"I need bundles of patience and I need to stay calm"

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Chad Gething
Chad Gething

"Gaining HLTA status could help me find a route back into teaching"

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Kathryn Fox
Kathryn Fox

"If you're thinking about becoming a school business manager, I'd say: go for it!"

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Liz Sumner
Liz Sumner

"The key skills you need as an SBM are calmness and a good memory"

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Victoria Osbourne
Victoria Osbourne

"If you're interested in becoming a school business manager, gain as much experience as you can"

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Ann Westcott
Ann Westcott

"Without a doubt, the best thing about working in a school is the children"

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Lynette Buck
Lynette Buck

"Would I recommend the role of lunchtime supervisor to others? Without a doubt!"

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Jackie Stone
Jackie Stone

"Being a team player is essential to doing the job"

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