Fiona Atkinson

Freelance FE and HE Dyslexia & SpLD Specialist Tutor
Cert Ed MA PGC SpLD
DSA-QAG Registered NMH Band 4 Provider

Professional Body Memberships:
PATOSS: IA6826, ADSHE: QA194

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About me

Yes, that's me at the top!

I love my job and find it immensely rewarding developing the potential within adult students who just happen to think and learn in a different way. Using my business and educational background, I innovate and design interventions around your specific needs and aspirations. Having the privilege of tutoring many very talented individuals makes my working day extremely gratifying.

My specialisms are:

I am registered as a Non-Medical Helper (NMH) Provider at DSA-QAG. See my details on the DSA-QAG website >>

Prior to my specialist work, my background in brief involved: leading and managing change (National/Local) strategic educational policy change across schools; school governor including chair; workforce training and development (guidance, advice and consultancy to school leaders); widening participation, adult and community learning development (priority neighbourhoods); fundraising management (specialist palliative care); private sector training and partnership management; business development (SMEs) and an FE Lecturer and Section Head (curriculum design and programme leadership) in prominent East Midlands colleges.