Brigid Shine

Brigid is an Irish actress and teacher now based in West London. Brigid has taught in primary schools throughout London, as well as having spent a year in Qatar as head of Performing Arts in an international primary school.

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Brigid is an Irish actress and teacher now based in West London. Studying teaching at Queen’s University in Belfast has inspired Brigid with a passion for education. After studying a Masters degree in Musical Theatre at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Brigid has worked extensively in both regional theatre and television as an actress, although her ultimate hobby has to be singing!

As a teacher Brigid has taught in primary and special needs education throughout London boroughs, as well as having spent a year in Qatar as head of Performing Arts in an international primary school there. Whilst in training to be a teacher Brigid enjoyed volunteering her skills on missionary educational projects and travelled to India, China, Uganda, Kenya and even New York City in this capacity.

Brigid is a keen ambassador for life skills development and always ensures a growth mindset is at the heart of her approach to teaching and learning. She has worked with young people throughout the world with wide ranging resources, cultural influences and abilities and has witnessed first hand the transformative power that life skills can have on the life of a young person!