Jacqui Lawrence

Independent Fostering Consultant

Jacqui currently works as an Independent Consultant in the field of children and families that brings her into contact with local authorities and independent and voluntary agencies across the UK.  She is a specialist in the field of fostering and her work is wide ranging  in that she has worked closely with professionals, Ofsted and the DfE amongst other leading agencies in the children’s sector. Jacqui has a special interest in diversity and building and supporting communities.

Jacqui sits on various panels and committees and has been a school governor for over 10 years, she is also an Agency Decision Maker. Jacqui continues to undertake assessments with families and  work with children in the children’s sector and her local community.   She is particularly interested in ensuring that evidence based practice and learning from direct practice is as accessible to as many people as possible within the sector.