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Mrs Vicki Hardy

BEd (Hons) MA (Education)

PGDip (Literacy Learning and Literacy Difficulties)



Vicki is a qualified Reading Recovery Teacher Leader affiliated to the Institute of Education (IOE) at the University of Central London (UCL). She attends ongoing training and undergoes annual quality assurance with the university to remain accredited to deliver Reading Recovery training. This also allows Vicki to access up-to-date research in the area of Literacy, which she uses to support her work with schools.


In addition to this, Vicki runs other nationally recognised and accredited training courses at Walsall Wood School and can develop bespoke training for staff at their own schools. Vicki is also a trained SLE and can work with staff on an individual basis to support them to improve reading provision in school as well as provide advice for working with children who are experiencing literacy difficulties.


If you would like to know more about the training on offer, please visit the courses page or contact Vicki at