Janet Pickering

Regional Representative: North West / Consultant in evaluation

Janet was a research biochemist and university teaching fellow, and worked in scientific publishing before entering the world of secondary education in the 1980s. She retired in 2010 after 13 years of Headship, ten as Head of Withington Girls’ School, but retains contact with schools as a governor, heads’ appraiser, and educational consultant and trainer. She is a lay member of the Assembly of the University of Manchester.

Janet supports eight partnerships across the NW from Oldham to the Wirral and is also working with Trust staff on the evaluation of the programme as a whole.