Bio Summary

Tanya joins Beilby Downing Teal working as a senior consultant, servicing our clients within the WA public sector. Tanya has worked in the education sector in Perth for over 15 years, progressing from an early learning classroom practitioner role to fulfilling several managerial roles, successfully leading inclusive education practices and delivering school-wide improvement initiatives in a number of independent institutions.

Tanya has extensive recruiting experience in the sector, building teams from the ground up in her recent roles and sitting on numerous assessment panels for other teams. As chair of several committees across the private education sector, she has strong working knowledge of education policies and legislation and is familiar with the needs of schools, students and the education system as a whole. Moreover, Tanya recognises the value of getting the right people into every role and is adept at identifying the potential in others.  

Prior to her migration to Perth in 2003, Tanya worked in local government, corporate and not for profit in people-centred leadership roles in the UK, identifying, assessing and addressing the needs of a diverse range of clients.

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Tanya Thorp

Senior Consultant – Government
+61 422 482 988


Diversity & inclusion
Government recruitment
Permanent recruitment
Recruitment process outsourcing

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