Jane worked in a photographic factory for 11 years before stopping to have 2 of her children. She then worked in Wm Hills Bookmakers as a Teller and stopped when she had her third child. She volunteered as a classroom assistant and was involved with the PTA and School Board at St Denis’ Primary for 14 years. Jane trained to be a facilitator for the STEPS personal development programme through the school. She is heavily involved in her local church St Marys and is a Eucharistic Minister, Reader and runs the 200 club.
Jane became involved with Reidvale Housing Association in 2003 when she attended the AGM when her son was nominated for a school award and the Association appealed for new members. She is a member of the Management Committee, the Housing Services Committee and the Finance Sub-Committee and was elected Chairperson of the Association in 2010.
Jane is the Association’s Liaison Person for the Reidvale Adventure Play Association (RAPA) and serves on the RAPA committee of which she is currently Secretary. She devotes a lot of her time to working with RAPA.