Miss Coates has recently joined Roseberry and is currently a teaching assistant in year 3.
How long have you worked at Roseberry Primary School?
Since September 2019
Where do you come from?
I was born in Hexham but have lived in Chester-le-Street since I was 10.
What is your favourite subject?
Technology and maths – especially if any tasks involving making things.
What is your favourite food?
Stir frys and curry (chicken of course)
What is your favourite animal?
Ducks and squirrels
What is your favourite sport?
Swimming with my two children. Walking and exploring new places.
Why did you become a teaching assistant?
After teaching swimming for many years, I looked for a career in which I could support children within schools.