Claire has over 4 years experience working in an Early Years setting in her home town in Co.Monaghan as an Early Years Educator. During this time she has worked with children with a range of abilities and needs. This fuelled her appetite to pursue a career as a Special Needs Assistant. She recently attained her QQI level 7 in Special Educational Needs for Special Needs Assistants.
Claire is a strong advocate for incorporating hands on learning in the early years environment and she is dedicated to cultivating engaging learning environments inclusive to all children. She values diversity and believes each student brings unique contributions to the classroom.
Claire likes to stay active and goes to the gym and Pilates regularly. She also has a keen interest in GAA and is an active member of her local GAA club.