Jane Woolliscroft

Lecturer in Education

Faculty of Arts, Cultures and Education


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Jane qualified as a home economist in the late 1980s completing her PGCE in 1991 at the University of Wales in Cardiff.

In 1995 she attained her MA in Education through the Open University. Prior to re-locating to North Lincolnshire, she worked for seven years in the examination industry where she was responsible for both GCSEs and A levels.

She joined the University of Hull in September 2012 as a part-time lecturer, becoming Lead for Learning and Teaching in August 2014.

In October 2015, Jane embarked upon the Doctorate in Education through the University of Hull.



Research Interests

  • The use of Video Enhanced Observation (VEO) in the education of teachers

Research groups

  • Worked with partner schools on mentoring, both at pupil and teacher level


Professional highlights

Academic qualifications

  • BA Hons Home and Community Studies, Bradford and Ilkley Community College
  • PGCE Secondary (Home Economics / Technology), University of Wales, College of Cardiff
  • MA Education, Open University
  • Certificate in PSHE, University of Roehampton

External roles

  • Working in partnership with over 90 schools in the region to deliver high quality teacher education

Professional highlights

  • Presented at the Annual Conference of the British Education Research Association (BERA), along with a colleague, in September 2016