Sophie grew up in Leicester and has strong family ties to Whythenshawe. She studied for 3 years at the University of Manchester before taking up teaching in the city as part of the Teach First Scheme.
Sophie has been teaching across Greater Manchester for 13 years. Before joining Dixons in 2021 she had been a successful Head of Science leading her team to become one of the best science faculties in the country.
Sophie started at Dixons as the Lead Assistant Principal for the Science Curriculum. She feels privileged to be part of an incredible school community at Dixons Newall Green and is determined that all students will climb their mountain to live a successful life.