MA Race and Resistance, University of Leeds, BA (Hons) History and Politics, University of Leeds, PGCE Secondary English, Teach First, Canterbury Christ Church University
Since graduating from her Masters at The University of Leeds in 2009, Tory has worked as a Senior Manager of a charity that provided adults with employability skills in project management, public speaking and cooking. During this time she developed an interest for all-round education and decided to complete her teacher training through Teach First while teaching at an inner city London school. Most recently, Tory spent the last four years as a Head of Year and teacher of English in Kuala Lumpur. Where she has also overseen various different extra-curricular activities, including: ROAR newspaper, Scholar's Cup, Oxbridge Debating, Enterprise and Critical Thinking. Tory enjoys, cooking, travelling, reading and exercising; she has completed several half marathons and one full marathon.