Jane Nolan

Primary Development Co-ordinator and Executive Principal

Jane Nolan is OAT’s Primary Development Co-ordinator, helping to shape the Trust’s primary development and improvement strategy. She is also Executive Principal of Ormiston South Parade Academy, a high-performing, large primary academy in Grimsby. Prior to this, Jane has held a number of primary leadership positions in schools across the north of England. Jane has a Master’s degree in Special Educational Needs; she also has extensive experience in educational, social and psychological research. Jane serves on the Department for Education’s Head Teacher Reference Group, providing feedback and advice upon matters of national education policy. She is being fast-tracked through Ofsted’s ‘train to lead’ programme, and is a member of the National Teach First Forum.