Mrs Swales has been Head teacher at St Cuthbert’s since January 2008. She graduated with a degree in History from Hull University before completing a Post Graduate Certificate in Education at Newcastle University. Mrs Swales spent 23 years teaching in South Tyneside, 8 of them as Deputy Head Teacher in two different schools and the final 2 years as Head Teacher of a small primary school in the authority. Mrs Swales holds the National Professional Qualification for Headship. She has one grown up daughter.
/ / / Governor – Mrs Clare Swales