Juliet Lyal

Local Groups Officer

Recently retired from Year 2 class teacher, St Albans, Herts where she was RE subject lead; Collective Worship Co-ordinator; EAL lead. Juliet is a Leader of a NATRE-linked local group, RE Commissioner from 2016 and Member of Exec from 2006.

Juliet studies Music for Bachelor of Education, but became involved in RE in the mid 90's. In 2003, she moved from Juniors to Infants and started our local group for primary RE teachers. Juliet joined the NATRE Executive Committee in 2006 and her current role is Local Groups Officer and primary vice-chair. Juliet is passionate about local groups and the interaction with local group leaders, supporting the launch of new groups and responding to the enthusiasm of RE teachers who want to support others. As well as teaching part time in school, she works freelance to support teachers and trainees. Juliet is also on Hertfordshire SACRE and is a SIAMS inspector.

You can follow her on Twitter on @J_Lyal

You can email Juliet at localgroups@natre.org.uk

'Working with teachers, being inspired and hopefully inspiring others in RE is what I love. Sharing its’ breadth, depth and excitement with my pupils and colleagues and constantly learning more.'

Juliet Lyal