Having previously worked as a Business Consultant for Engineering SME’s, Jo has first-hand experience of the managing significant change in the Engineering sector.
During her teaching career, Jo has been a great supporter of vocational learning in both Engineering and the Built Environment and the opportunities it can bring. She has excelled in mentoring students, particularly women, into higher education and careers in STEM industries.
In her managerial role, Jo has developed new and exciting courses, aimed at encouraging girls to take Further Education STEM subjects. This includes teaching Design Engineer Construct alongside full time Engineering pathways. She is an ambassador for the Design Engineer Construct curriculum and the real life construction experiences that the course brings