Area Mentor for Leicester
Sarah Eames is a part-time year 4/5 primary teacher at Sandfield Close in Leicester. She began teaching in 1992 and still thinks it’s the best job in the world. In 2008, she was given the role of Science lead, and her teaching of science was transformed by excellent courses and other inspirational teachers, this gave her a renewed energy for teaching. Sarah firmly believes that science uses the skills of literacy and numeracy in a real context and should be a core part of every school’s curriculum. She is passionate about the environment and sustainability. Sandfield , under Sarah's leadership gained the Gold Primary Science Quality Mark and she is now a hub leader. Sarah is an active member of the ASE and gained her Chartered Science Teacher status in 2012. Also in 2012 she proudly became a Primary Science Teaching Trust Fellow and is now an Area Mentor and runs a successful PSTT Cluster in Leicester.