• The Award for Teacher of the Year in a Primary School
  • Margaretting C of E Primary School
  • 2020
  • Ingatestone, Essex

Melissa Bryan is an exceptional classroom practitioner, who inspires and motivates students. As Deputy Headteacher, she has supported colleagues and the whole school community to achieve better.

Melissa takes a serious interest in the children’s mental health, happiness and well-being. Her teaching incorporates the whole community and she has organised events, productions and charity fundraising opportunities to involve and unite the whole school community.

Melissa was promoted to Deputy Headteacher and will be the Head of School from September which is a fitting testament to her efforts and talents.