Jane Diver

Principal, Hethersett Academy / Executive Principal, Jane Austen College and Cromer Academy

Jane Diver

Jane was educated at a comprehensive school in Cambridgeshire followed by Hills Road Sixth Form College in Cambridge and then she went on to study Sports Science and Maths at Loughborough University, where she completed her PGCE. 

Jane’s career has seen her work in three secondary schools in Norfolk. She has fulfilled many different roles during that period of time including PE and Maths teacher, Head of PE, Head of Maths, Head of Year, Head of House, Assistant Principal Student Wellbeing, Assistant Principal Raising Achievement and Vice Principal Academic and Vice Principal Pastoral. Jane is the principal of Hethersett Academy where she has worked as part of the school leadership team for seven years throughout the journey of school improvement from Special Measure to Outstanding.

Jane’s relentless pursuit of excellence and inclusion has facilitated transformation in many facets of education. She is passionate about education as a tool to develop children into well rounded, self-assured and balanced adults able to succeed with demands of modern day life.