Jane Parker

Soundwaves Extra Practitioner and Project Leader
Jane is an Early Years Music Practitioner who has been involved in three SoundWaves Extra projects – namely Brookside Academy in Street, Somerset, Cheshnut Children’s Centre in Exeter and Budleigh Salterton, Devon. She is also the Take Art Early Years Arts Manager, project managing SoundWaves Extra since joining the Take Art team in January 2016. Jane loves being part of an Arts team that is passionate about what it does and, through its work, actually empowers everyone in a clear, successful and practical way Having completed an MA in Early Childhood Education, she posseses both a deep theoretical knowledge and practical understanding of current issues in the Early Years sector and comes with a wealth of specialist Early Years music experience and knowledge. She has worked as a previous project coordinator, an educator working alongside practitioners and a researcher practitioner with very young children. Jane firmly believe we should recognise in all our work and resources that everyone is born creative.