Janet Firmstone

Principal - Hervey Bay Special School

I am nominating for a position on the Management Committee/ State Council.


I am passionate about QASEL’s work to support special education leaders and aspiring leaders, and it’s advocacy to ensure that the voice of Special Education Leaders is heard at all levels of the Department of Education. remains at the forefront.


I bring to the role a range of teaching and leadership experience including roles as Principal and Deputy principal in special schools, Head of Special Education in both primary and secondary settings and leadership positions in UK Special Schools.

Janet Firmstone