Vivian is on secondment from the Civil Service Fast Stream. She has had varied postings thus far, including time in a prison contract management team and in judicial private office as an assistant private secretary.
Vivian graduated with a First Class degree in English Language and Communication and is studying for a Masters in Education Leadership part-time at the University of Exeter. She is passionate about quality teaching and education provision and is qualified to teach English as a foreign language.
Never happy in one place for too long and inspired and recharged by travel, Vivian has moved around, living in Nottingham, Hertfordshire, Brighton, Surrey and even Oklahoma. Her best travel experiences were volunteer teaching in Thailand and South Africa.