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Joanne Clifford Swan

Senior Lecturer

Department: Social Work, Education and Community Wellbeing

HLS_Northumbria -University -Staff _Joanne -Clifford -Swan _ELLI also worked for a local authority, providing consultancy for primary schools and CPD for teachers across the LA. This particularly focussed upon pupil progress in Literacy, as well as targeted support for schools in an Ofsted category.

My role at Northumbria involves supporting schools with their engagement in Initial Teacher Education, liaison with Teaching School Alliances, supporting the growth of School Direct with partner schools, quality assurance of Northumbria’s Initial Teacher Education provision against Ofsted criteria.


  • Education MEd September 01 1986
  • Education BEd September 01 1982


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