Jane Austin – Academic Specialist

Jane was born in Bathurst, a mix of Swiss, Irish and Spanish backgrounds, and grew up in Gordon, Sydney. She now lives with her two sons in one of the most beautiful places in the world, Copacabana Beach.

She started working at NAISDA in 2010. She is currently the Academic Specialist and works with teachers and choreographers to help them plan and deliver their assessments. She also supports DAs to complete their written work and to develop and gain confidence in their learning, researching, writing and creative expression skills.

Her passion is supporting sensitivity, expression and creativity in herself and others and she gets to do that every day at NAISDA.