Passionate about language learning...

...supporting your language teaching...


A former primary school teacher, Odette became the Primary Languages Consultant for Rochdale Local Authority in 2005 before becoming independent in 2011. 
She is passionate about language learning with her main area of expertise being Primary French and Spanish.

Making it accessible and enjoyable for all is a key message in her work with both primary and secondary colleagues.
Odette works closely with schools to provide support, advice, bespoke training and practical classroom based activities. She runs residential immersion courses in France, CPD training in schools and full and half day workshops in many LAs.
Odette is an accredited Leader in Primary Languages (CILT, the National Centre for Languages and CfBT) and has been a trainer for the DfE and CfBT Language Improvement Programme. She presents at national, regional and local conferences. Odette is currently an external tutor for the Primary PGCE General and Specialist Languages Programme at Manchester University.


Headteacher, Rochdale:

“Odette is held in very high esteem throughout Rochdale LA and I know that her drive and vision has ensured that languages have continued to be a priority for our schools.”  

School Improvement Officer, Rochdale:

“Odette is totally committed to her work, passionate about languages and someone who cares deeply about children’s life chances.”