Jackie Beere became an Advanced Skills Teacher in 1999. She is also a qualified Master Neurolinguistic Programmer, an AST and Excellent Teacher accredited assessor and is an Associate Tutor for the University of Leicester for the MBA course.
Beere became Headteacher of Campion School in 2003. This large comprehensive school achieved a very good OFSTED report under her leadership in 2004. It was described as "very effective with excellent features. The dynamic focus by the Headteacher ...on improving learning is proving very effective in raising standards and has achieved local and national recognition".
Beere continued to develop curriculum innovations at the school, including introducing the RSA Opening Minds competency-based curriculum.
Beere has written several publications linked to transforming learning and has written a book aimed at helping students learn how to learn.