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Maia Gibbs

From working with EAL learners in primary schools to develop their language and communication skills through performance, to encouraging young people to engage with heritage and archive materials through ‘telling stories’, Maia has followed her passion for helping young people to discover their voice to various organisations such as the Tower of London, City of Westminster Archives and Westminster Abbey.

Prior to joining the ESU, Maia worked for four years in Further Education where, among various roles, she managed assessments for vocational subjects in workplace settings and the raising of attainment levels and success in English and Maths GCSE and Functional Skills, including speaking and listening.

Although her first year at the ESU has been full of exciting developments with the launch of the Education Network team and the Oracy Network, Maia is adamant that her greatest professional achievement to date is being crowned ESU Bake Off champion 2016.

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