3J School Improvement Finding Solutions Together

Joy Gundry

"A huge thanks for all you have done Joy, your support has been incredible. Thank you also for the amazing cakes! You are welcome here anytime!"


Joy  is a conscientious and professional School Improvement Adviser with 40 years’ experience in primary education as Headteacher of two primary schools, former local authority primary adviser, accredited School Improvement Partner (SIP) and currently as an independent adviser.


Joy has particular expertise in working with schools in challenging circumstances, supporting them to raise achievement by improving systems and practices for all aspects of whole school self-evaluation. She also has an expert knowledge of effective data analysis and pupil tracking.


As a qualified coach, Joy has extensive experience of mentoring Headteachers and senior leaders. School leaders highly value her common-sense approach and the practical, effective advice and support for improvement offered by her.