Jan Pierce is the Headteacher of Pinxton Village Infant Schools Federation. There are two infant schools in the federation, however, one is a very small school which has grown from having 28 pupils in 2009 when Jan started, to currently having 55 on role.
She has worked with schools in Derbyshire, Sheffield and Nottingham City, supporting with the development of effective systems and structures, performance management, data analysis, accurate self-evaluation, coaching staff and triangulation.
Jan began her teaching career in a junior school in Derbyshire in 1991 and has since also taught in Nottinghamshire at a first school, a primary school, an infant and nursery school, before taking up her first head teachers post in Derby City.
She is Director of Synergy TS which leads the 4Derbyshire Alliance. She leads on School to School support ensuring accurate deployment is made of the systems leaders that are affiliated. As a NLE she has experience of working with colleagues and schools across the primary phase.