Jane Walton

Biography

Jane is an ex-pupil of Lowerplace School and still has family living in the area. She for Rochdale MBC for many years specialising in Adult and Community education (Childcare and Education) and in the School Improvement Team advising and enabling schools to develop their support staff teams (Teaching Assistants, Lunchtime Supervisors, office staff etc.)

Jane currently runs her own training business and also works part time as a lecturer in the School of Education at Bradford College’s University Centre teaching and training TAs as they progress into becoming new teachers. She has also been a governor at another Rochdale school for over 15 years. Jane has worked extensively with Lowerplace to support and develop qualifications and training for parents and was one of the facilitators of the Families & Schools Together (FAST) project offered to parents and children from Lowerplace.