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  • Contact details for the RE team

    Patricia Hannam, HIAS County Inspector/Adviser for RE, History and Philosophy

    Email: patricia.hannam@hants.gov.uk

    Tel: 023 9244 1442


    Justine Ball, HIAS Inspector/Adviser for Primary RE

    Email: justine.ball@hants.gov.uk

    Tel: 023 9244 1442


    Support Officer: Elena Taraban

    Email: elena.taraban@hants.gov.uk

    Tel: 01962 876207

  • Patricia Hannam

    County Inspector/Adviser for RE, History and Philosophy

    Address:   HIAS, County Religious Education Centre, Falcon House, Monarch Way, Winchester, SO22 5PL
    Tel:           023 9244 1442
    E-mail:     patricia.hannam@hants.gov.uk

     Patricia Hannam

    Pat is the County Inspector/Advisor for Religious Education and is based in the south east of Hampshire. Pat joined the Hampshire inspectorate in September 2009.

    Pat has worked with children/young people in all phases of education developing schemes of work and pedagogy to suit the needs of different age groups in various circumstances. She has also worked as religious education advisor for a national voluntary youth organisation working in interfaith contexts as well as being a member of various SACRE.

    Immediately before arriving in Hampshire Pat was head of department in a large 11 – 18 comprehensive school in the north west of England, working with primary colleagues, teaching full course GCSE to the full cohort and also A Level Religious Studies and A Level Philosophy. During the past 16 years she became actively involved nationally and internationally with in Philosophy for Children, facilitating training, undertaking research and writing and publishing on philosophical approaches to education in general and RE in particular.

    As a senior Level 1, Level 2 and Level 3 SAPERE trainer in P4C she has been developing the enquiry pedagogy of the Cycle of Learning methodology of Living Difference III. She is committed to bringing the local, national and international dimension of our subject alive for all young people. These varied experiences prepare her well for the current opportunities for development of the RE across the county.

    • Justine Ball

      General Inspector/Adviser for RE (primary)

      Address:   HIAS, County Religious Education Centre, Falcon House, Monarch Way, Winchester, SO22 5PL
      Tel:           023 9244 1442
      E-mail:      justine.ball@hants.gov.uk

      Justine Ball

      Justine is the Inspector/Advisor for RE and joined the team in June 2015.

      Justine has a degree in Theology and has worked across education, both in primary schools and in Adult Further Education.

      Prior to joining the team, Justine worked in a primary school, where she taught across the Infants and Juniors. She has taught in Year 2 and been responsible for the school’s nativity production, as well as preparing children for their Standard Assessment Tests (SATS) examinations.

      She has been the RE, History and Worship Co-ordinator for several years. She has led her school through a Statutory Inspection of Anglican and Methodist Schools (SIAMS) Church of England inspection and written the policies for Collective worship and RE. She was also successful in gaining the National Quality Mark for History in 2015.

      • Lydia Revett

        County RE Centre Manager

        Lydia Revett

        Address:   County RE Centre, Falcon House, Monarch Way, Winchester, SO22 5PL
        Tel:           01962 863134
        Fax:          01962 852883
        E-mail:     re.centre@hants.gov.uk

        The RE Centre Manager provides advice about and access to publications and resources to support RE in schools.