Christian Distinctiveness Advisor
Jill is a Christian Distinctiveness Advisor for BDMAT, in addition to her role as a Church School Distinctiveness Adviser for The Church of England Birmingham Education Team. With a background of teaching in the Primary and Higher Education sectors, both ITT and CPD, Jill has long been an advocate of religious education and collective worship. She leads training in these areas, for headteachers, teachers and clergy, as well as serving on four Standing Advisory Councils on Religious Education (SACREs). Prizing the character of church schools, Jill provides training and support to colleagues, in developing and maintaining their distinctiveness, as well as managing the Section 48 Inspections (SIAMS).