Rachel trained with Louise Brown as RAD Yorkshire scholar before moving to Northern Ballet School where she competed in the Adelaine Genee Competition. While performing with the student performance group Rachel took dance into the community in the form of workshops in local schools. She went on to gain her ISTD associates in Ballet, Modern and Tap and her RAD Teaching Certificate. Upon Graduation Rachel joined the teaching faculty at Northern Ballet school teaching all dance disciplines. She has since taught at The Hammond School and Centre Pointe and currently enjoys freelance teaching at several schools in the North West.