Laura Dowlman has been Headteacher of Victory Heights Primary School since 2018 and a member of the Primary Leadership Team since the school opened its doors in 2013.
Laura has been instrumental in the development and success of VHPS with her wealth of experience in raising attainment, school improvement, and leading assessment. She has over 20 years of teaching and management experience, both internationally and in the UK. She has worked at the Alice Smith School in Kuala Lumpur, at Modern English School in Cairo and prior to her time in Dubai, she was an Assistant Headteacher of a large primary school in Bristol, UK.
Laura is currently undertaking her NPQH qualification, with a particular focus on developing oracy skills across the school. She has taught in all year groups across the Primary Phase, both face-to-face and on online, and passionately believes that children achieve their full potential through creativity and real-life experiences.