July 12th, 2013
The STEP Board are delighted to announce that Martine Jean-Baptiste will be taking up the role of STEP Programme and Partnerships Director.
Martine has supported STEP for four years as a member of the Advisory Board, during which time she taught at two Southwark schools and has been instrumental in creating and developing the STEP Secondary Drama Forum. A group of Southwark Secondary Drama Teachers who are hosted by different theatres each half term and meet to share good practice and provide CPD for each other. Martine had also been a Trustee of The Blue Elephant Theatre in Camberwell for the last 6 years.
Martine's job role will include organising and curating the eagerly anticipated second STEP conference in 2014 which will be teacher led this time! She will also be organising the next Youth Theatre Showcase in October 2013, the Young Critics Programme and both the Secondary and Primary forums. STEP be starting a Partnership forum beginning September 2013.