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Claire Jefferson

European Languages Teacher and Learning Area Leader (Primary)

Postgraduate Certificate in Education - Oxford Brookes University, UK
Bachelor of Arts (Honours) - University of Bradford, UK

Claire Jefferson was born and raised in the UK, where she began her teaching career in a wide range of schools, both state and private. She joined Nexus in 2013 and since then, loves being part of the Nexus community, especially working with a diverse age range of learners and sharing new experiences with her home room. In the classroom, she promotes fun, active learning experiences and is always looking for new strategies to enhance learning and to motivate young people to take risks in their learning. During her spare time, Claire loves fitness classes and reads whenever she has a quiet moment. She also enjoys travelling as well as playing badminton, skiing and hiking with her family.


International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB-PYP)

Nursery: French Language Acquisition
Kindergarten: French Language Acquisition
Year 1: French Language Acquisition
Year 2: French Language Acquisition
Year 3: French Language Acquisition
Year 4: French Language Acquisition
Year 5: French Language Acquisition
Year 6: French Language Acquisition

English National Curriculum

Year 9: French Language Acquisition

International Baccalaureate Middle Years Programme (IB-MYP)

Year 7: French Language Acquisition, French Language and Literature
Year 8: French Language Acquisition, French Language and Literature
Year 9: French Language Acquisition, French Language and Literature

Cambridge International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE)

Year 10: French - Foreign Language
Year 11: French - Foreign Language

International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IB-DP)

Year 12: French ab initio, French B
Year 13: French ab initio, French B