Jan, a Scottish Improvement Leader (ScIL), joined the CYPIC team as an Improvement Advisor in March 2020. She is the Improvement Advisor for Edinburgh, Fife, Midlothian and the South East Improvement Collaborative.
Jan graduated from Northern College (Dundee) with a Bachelor of Education degree (Hons) and started her career as a primary school teacher in Fife in 1997. She has worked as a Depute Head Teacher of a large primary school and as a Head Teacher in 2 primary schools within Fife Council. Jan is passionate about Getting it Right for Every Child and believes wholeheartedly we can improve outcomes for all our children and young people by building effective relationships and by applying Quality Improvement Methodology; a rigorous and systematic approach to improvement.
In her spare time Jan enjoys reading, being outdoors and spending time with her family and friends.