Jenny Aviss

Senior Advisor

Following a degree in Music, Jenny then undertook a Masters in Psychology and Special Educational needs at London University. A head by the age of 30,  she went on to hold 3 London headships before becoming Director of Schools and eventually Director of Schools and Colleges at the Alpha Plus Group. In this role she performed an executive leadership and governance function for 14 Schools and 4 Sixth Form Colleges and was also responsible, in conjunction with colleagues, for the appointment of heads and senior post holders within the group.

Additionally, during her time at Alpha Plus she initiated the development and founding of 3 schools which included Wetherby Prep,  Chepstow House and Abingdon House.

Following her time at Alpha Plus, Jenny was appointed to the role of Chief Operating Officer for Northern Europe for Inspired Education Group and was asked to undertake the interregnum Headship of St George’s International School in Montreux, Switzerland.

After 5 years as Principal, Jenny returned to the U.K. and joined  RSAcademics  as a Senior Advisor in November 2021. Alongside this work  Jenny sits on 4 different School Boards both in and out of London, serving on committees as an Early Yrs Advisor, Safeguarding Lead and Chair of Bursary.

Additionally, Jenny serves as a Magistrate in the Family Courts.