Head of MFL,
The Jo Richardson Community School
Karine Buffon has been the Head of the MFL department at Jo Richardson community School since September 2010. Since Karine started teaching she has always been fully passionate about raising standards and developing a range of teaching and learning strategies in order to give every child a chance to reach their full potential and compete favourably with other schools in the Barking and Dagenham Borough. Karine has achieved an NPQML through a two-year middle leaders course (Teaching Leaders, now known as Ambition School Leadership) and has won the Pearson Prize for Pupils’ Impact in 2017. Karine has also recently been accredited as an SSATT Lead Practitioner and a Specialist Leader of Education (SLE).