Programme Director for PGCE Secondary
Jacky Oldham joined St Mary’s University in 2011 as Senior Lecturer/PGCE Course Tutor in mathematics.
Jacky is currently Programme Director for the PGCE Secondary Provision and continues to be a Course Tutor for the PGCE mathematics course. She is a member of St Mary’s Mathematics Education Teaching Research Enterprise (METRE) and has contributed to several CPD events for teachers from the local community.
Previously, she taught mathematics in secondary schools and colleges in London and was a senior leader in a large tertiary college before becoming a Senior Advisor for a London local authority. Jacky has run her own education consultancy business working with senior managers in schools and colleges across England.
Throughout her career Jacky has been interested in the benefits to students and staff of strong pastoral support and guidance. She has a particular interest in the use of Motivational Interviewing as a coaching technique.