Vivien Townsend

Vivien Townsend is a freelance primary mathematics consultant. In a previous life she was a primary teacher and Local Authority adviser and now works with whole staff teams in schools, supports groups of mathematics subject leaders and also teaches mathematics to trainee teachers at Leicester’s SCITT. She is really enthusiastic about the subject and enjoys sharing practical, engaging, useful ideas with others. In recent years she has been a trustee of the Association of Teachers of Mathematics and is presently studying for a PhD looking at how primary teachers are working with the raised expectations of the National Curriculum. She is an NCETM Professional Development Accredited Lead.