Mrs Banks is our Deputy Headteacher, a member of the Senior Management Team, NQT Mentor and a Year 6 Teacher. She is our English expert and has previously worked in an advisory capacity as a Leading Literacy Teacher throughout Cumbria. Mrs Banks has been working at South Walney Junior since 1993 and is as passionate today about the pupils' learning, as she was when she started. As well as being our History Subject Leader, Mrs Banks also takes a great interest in pupils' health and wellbeing and non-academic attainment. She is the driving force behind our jogging warm-up before school starts and our healthy eating cooking clubs. You will also find her at poolside coaching our swimming team, at the edge of football and rugby pitches coaching our respective teams, as well as providing advice at our singing and acting after-school clubs.