Our Team

Act On Dyslexia has a team of highly qualified and experienced tutors to ensure each student is given the best possibility of success. Our growing team can offer both teaching and consultancy training services, so whether it’s one to one tutoring or full CPD Training  for your school or college we can help.  

Bernadette Finnegan

BA (Hons), QTS, PG Cert (Dyslexia and Literacy), PG Cert Education, (Dyscalculia) APC (PATOSS)

Bernadette Finnegan

Bernadette is an independent education consultant specialising in dyslexia and co-occurring differences.
Her former role was Principal for Dyslexia Action.  She has a wealth of experience teaching children with dyslexia and related learning differences.
Bernadette is a secondary trained teacher and also holds a post graduate certificate in dyslexia and literacy.  Additionally, she holds an Assessment Practising Certificate (APC) where she is able to conduct assessments for a wide variety of purposes. Bernadette is a ‘Registered Assistant Test User: Educational.’  on the Register of Qualifications in Test Use (RQTU) by the British Psychological Society (BPS), is a member of the The Professional Association of Teachers of Students with Specific Learning Difficulties, (Patoss) and is a Dyslexia Action guild member.

Jemma Humphreys

BA (Hons), OCR Cert, APC

Jemma Humphreys

Jemma has worked in various capacities supporting students with specific learning difficulties for the last 6 years. She currently works as a Study Skills Tutor and Assessor, achieving her Assessment Practicing Certificate (APC) in 2014.

She has worked privately and within further and higher education, performing Access Arrangement assessments and full diagnostic assessments for Disabled Students Allowance (DSA) purposes. Gemma is part of our extended team and works with Act On Dyslexia on various asssignments when we require her specialist skills. She has extensive experience of supporting students from all backgrounds and at all levels of ability.

Jemma is a member of the Professional Association of Teachers of Students with Specific learning difficulties (PATOSS), she is DBS checked and she is fully insured to assess and support students.

 

Caroline Millichamp

PA to Learning Services, communications coordinator & Leadership Support 

Caroline Millichamp

Caroline supports the Act On Dyslexia team in areas of, leadership, influence, time management, negotiation, problem solving, communication.

Caroline has worked in various management roles within both the Corporate and Third sector. Roles including team management, IT project management, Service Integration management, Business and development Marketing management, working for British Gas, Transco, National Grid and The Family Care Trust charity.