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About Jan Carr

    Experienced and Well Respected

Jan Carr has been working as a successful, independent consultant for over 11 years. She has assisted a broad range of not for profit organisations and small businesses to achieve their objectives and meet funding body requirements.  Customers and testimonials

Experience includes:

  • 6 years as an external reviewer for Quality Innovation Performance (QIP)
  • ten years managing and developing Glenroy Adult Literacy and Community Learning Centre
  • five years overseeing statewide government initiatives such as the Program, Association Co-op (SNAC), Seniors' Roadshow, Internet training and Western Murray Online
  • four years in Community Services Victoria (now Department of Human Services) developing the Statewide Reception Foster Care Guidelines, in consultation with a broad range of stakeholders and co-ordinating the Family Support Unit
  • over three years working with metropolitan, regional and rural councils across Victoria to establish public internet access in disadvantaged communities as part of managing the e-gaps program
  • eight years as an active Board member of Macaulay Community Credit Co-op  and two years as Chairperson of Moreland Adult Education.

Jan's skills and broad-based knowledge are informed by her:

  • significant experience as a teacher, working with students from four to 88 years of age from many different cultures
  • time as an Occupational Health and Safety Representative at the State Library of Victoria
  • extensive involvement in community activities and campaigns
  • interest in travelling and experiencing different cultures


  • Bachelor of Education.
  • Certificate IV Small Business Management
  • Advanced Certificate in Horticulture
  • Certificate III Occupational Health and Safety
  • Information Mapping/Document Writing
  • Certificate IV Workplace Training
  • Quality Innovation Performance (QIP) Reviewer - Continuing Education Certificate in Quality Review of Health and Community Support Services

Contact Jan now for a confidential discussion of your organisation's needs.