Becky Thompson, Arts Award Manager

Becky has a degree in Fine Art and was an Art and Design teacher for 12 years in Birmingham and Wolverhampton schools.

At Moreton School, Wolverhampton, Becky occupied a number of positions, she was the Head of Year for a range of year groups from years 7 to year 11, Head of Art running a vibrant art department, Head of Creative Arts leading art, drama, music and dance professionals and most recently she held the position of Director of Creative Arts for the Amethyst Academy Trust in Wolverhampton.

Becky has been responsible for the design and delivery of engaging art and creative programmes and many enrichment activities for students varying in age, ability and background.

She is a registered Arts Award adviser and has had the pleasure of supporting young people in gaining their Arts Award during her art teaching.

In her spare time Becky enjoys visiting National Trust sites, reading, going to the gym, running around after her daughter and she tries to practice her own art skills as much as possible.