Joanne the Leader of Learning – Specialised Learning at St Andrew’s Cathedral School in Sydney, and her qualifications and expertise are grounded in a wide range of disciplines, namely English, Fine Arts, Law, Special Needs, EALD, Psychology and Gifted Education, and she has published educational texts in the areas of English literacy and Visual Arts. She has extensive experience as a Learning Support and Enrichment Coordinator, and has worked in the Catholic and Independent sectors. Joanne is also a test developer, item reviewer and curriculum consultant for UNSW Global and ACARA, and a Cambridge IELTS Examiner and Academic English Teacher for Macquarie University. Joanne is also a former lawyer with experience in family law, intellectual property law and succession Law. She has worked in private legal practice and government contexts in Sydney, including the Public Trustee Office NSW.