Nicole West

Nicole is a Deputy Principal at Beaumaris Primary School in Western Australia with an extensive leadership portfolio that currently includes change and innovation as well as teacher development and sustainable leadership. 

She has helped to shape leadership across Beaumaris Primary School, and networks of schools, and has assisted school staff and leadership teams to adopt a contemporary thinking framework for implementing school improvement and change. Her ability to find creative solutions to classroom challenges has seen increased engagement in innovative practice in teaching and learning with a complex and diverse group of educators in a range of contexts across WA. 

A reflective practitioner, Nicole welcomes ways to further and sustain improvement so teachers are able to have the impact needed to enhance teaching and learning. 

Nicole is the driving force behind the Learning Sprints initiative at Beaumaris Primary School and has rapidly changed the leadership profile through strategic action and authentic opportunities for teachers as leaders.