Former professional ice skater, Natalie, says she loves helping students on their journey to find a fulfilling career.

Connecting 16-19 learners with study options at Northumberland College and giving informative careers advice to local high school students.

Ensuring all year 11 students in Northumberland understand the world of opportunity that is available to them

Yes, I love sharing my knowledge and helping students on their journey to find a fulfilling career.

Invaluable! A lot of life learning and transferable skills start when a young person turns 16 and leaves school.

Getting out and about, meeting and working with lots of people


Do you need GCSE English to be a You Tuber?

Understanding what’s available and how exactly they can access it

Go with a subject you enjoy, it’s a long working life to do something you don’t enjoy.

Friendly and personable. Students enjoy talking to me.

Friendly, knowledgeable and helpful.

Doing a great job and achieving my goals.

Take my daughter ice skating and teach her. (I used to skate professionally around the world in my teenage years.)

Career and life highlights

  • 2009

    Drama teacher and 6th Form tutor.

  • 2011

    Northumberland College – various roles including Lecturer, Personal Development Tutor and Careers Advisor.

  • 2012

    Daughter was born.

  • 2019

    Northumberland College – Recruitment and Engagement Officer.