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Research Profile

Mrs Julie
Jones

Subject Leader - Education, Children & Young People

  • Julie Jones’ experience in Education is as a primary school teacher and Advisory Teacher for Primary English with the Northamptonshire Local Authority and then a Senior Lecturer at the University of Northampton teaching and leading on programmes within the area of Education, Children and Young People.

    She has an Upper Second degree in Economics, a PGCE (Primary) and Masters with Distinction in Education. She is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.

  • Julie is Subject Leader for:

    • Foundation Degree in Learning and Teaching
    • BA (Hons) Learning and Teaching
    • BA (Hons) Education Studies
    • BA(Hons) Childhood & Youth

    The Subject Area also encompasses the Regional Management of the Higher Level Teaching Assistant Status.

  • Julie’s main areas of research are:

    • the professional development, motivation deployment and impact of teaching assistants, including their impact in the context of Changemaker values
    • group work dynamics and assessment of students’ group work
  • For publications, projects, datasets, research interests and activities, view Julie Jones’s research profile on Pure, the University of Northampton’s Research Explorer.