Prior to taking on this role, Bev worked in Local Authorities for 16 years in a variety of positions both in Education and Social Care including Safeguarding and Looked after Children teams. Her last position was as a Team Manager in a Leaving Care team.
Bev gained a BSc in Psychology at the University of East London and then a BA in Social Work at South Bank University. She has always been interested in how people effect positive change both within oneself and others. Bev particularly likes relationship based practice with a healthy sprinkling of the use of self.
When not working, Bev loves having the family over for Sunday roasts, long hot baths and when she is not talking, reading.