Jane Williamson

Jane Williamson, Freelance Stage Manager

When were you at Polam?

I started as a junior and left in 2008

What did you study at Polam?

I took my GCSEs and A Levels at Polam. I took English Language, English Literature, History and Drama at A2 level.

What do you do now?

I am a freelance Stage Manager for theatres

Where are you based?

Hull, but I move and travel for work

What does your job involve?

A lot of organisation, unexpected chaos and unforgettable moments!

Would you say Polam helped you get to where you are today?

Definitely – I gained a lot of faith in my own abilities and learnt not to be afraid of challenges

What’s your greatest memory of the school?

Lacrosse in the snow, and also all inter-house friendly rivalry

Who was your favourite teacher and why?

Can’t pick a favourite – I think all of the teachers, whether they taught me or not made a lasting impression