Victoria Turnbull

Director of Sport

Life before Teesside High School

I have always had a passion for sport, representing Durham in hockey and netball and Yorkshire in lacrosse, as well as competing at the National Tetrathlon Championships. Following this I graduated with a sports science degree and then completed my PGCE at Durham University.

What do you enjoy most about your subject?

I really enjoy seeing pupils excel in sport and go on to represent at a higher level. I also like making sport fun for those who find it more challenging.

What do you enjoy most about Teesside High School?

I thoroughly enjoy teaching at THS, I love the small family atmosphere and the close knit community. I have made many friends while working here and really enjoy my job.

What is your favourite time of the year?

My favourite time of the year is the summer term. It is great to be outside in the good weather teaching in our fantastic grounds.

What do others say about you?

Ultra competitive, meticulous, fun, enthusiastic….

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