Hear from our teachers
Your role in Willow Lodge
How long have you worked at Willow Lodge?
Since 2015 when it first opened
What made you want to be a teacher?
I have wanted to be a teacher since I was young. I love being with children and helping them learn about the world around them and their endless possibilities.
Do you have any pets?
I live on a small holding and have sheep, pigs, geese, chickens and four dogs.
What’s your favourite hobby?
I have many hobbies I like making jam, gardening and knitting.
What’s your favourite food?
Tell me your best joke…
Why wouldn’t the shrimp share his treasure? Because he was a little shellfish!
What’s your favourite animal and why?
Kune Kung pigs. I love how they talk to you and each other. They like to have their tummies tickled and mine follow me around their field.
Who would play you in a film of your life?
What is your proudest moment?
Being a mum to my two lovely daughters.
Who is your hero
If you were asked to describe Willow Lodge in three words what would they be?
One happy family.