Ruth Unsworth has been Deputy Headteacher at Broomfield School, Northallerton since April 2016. Prior to this role, Ruth worked for 5 years as an English Advisor for North Yorkshire LA and as an English consultant for National Strategies. Ruth has 13 years’ experience in primary education and has loved the variety within her career!
In addition to consultancy roles, this has included leading the implementation of MfL in primary schools, consulting on the development of national curricula and working with the British Council as eTwinning Ambassador. Ruth has worked in the state, independent and international sectors, in Yorkshire, Central London and Milan.
She is currently studying for a PhD with Durham University, researching teacher professionalism in a changing climate. Ruth is a Women Leading in Education coach, a member of several BERA research groups and a founding member of the Chartered College of Teaching.