Lauren commenced her teaching career at Belmont Intermediate School in 2009. As a highly experienced teacher of intermediate school education, Lauren has vast experience in both Year 7 and Year 8 which has allowed her to play an important role in the training and development of new and international staff in the New Zealand curriculum. At Belmont Intermediate School, Lauren is the Director of Curriculum and Assessment, responsible for our local curriculum, professional learning for staff, student achievement and progress and achievement data. Lauren is also responsible for the student management system, pastoral care for the Year 7 syndicate, Year 8 Class Placements and IT Operations.