MEET THE TEAM
Meet our training team: the very best practitioners with many years experience in delivering to schools and local authorities. Their expertise in attendance, punctuality, advocacy and safeguarding bring you high quality training and practical solutions.
Wendy Scott. Company Director of PACT with more than 23 years in HR, Training and Publishing, Wendy has for the past 16 years delivered a full and comprehensive programme of attendance training for school staff in a number of local authorities and brings with her to the PACT group, experience of soft skills training to support the attendance expertise of her team.
Dr. Maureen Winn-Oakley. A lawyer and children’s rights advocate, Maureen has extensive experience in the area of safeguarding. As a Children’s Commissioner, she has been at the forefront of safeguarding good practice: her PhD research has contributed much to the issue of Domestic Abuseand she has published widely on child protection and children’s rights, working at the highest levels of national government.
Chrissie Brolan. Chrissie's vast experience with safety partnerships, police and other community safety initiatives enhances an already impressive portfolio of work with the largest authority in Europe. She has taken the lead on attendance and safeguarding in a variety of projects at local and national level and her training experience ranges from early years programmes to managing attendance at post-16 (RPA).
Edwina Langley. A qualified social worker, Edwina holds the strategic lead on attendance issues in Birmingham, offering consultancy services to educational settings where attendance and punctuality issues need to be addressed. Her insight and experience in leading schools through process and policymaking on attendance makes any time spent with her very valuable indeed!
Clare Kent. Clare is a well-respected and experienced senior social worker with a particular interest in Care Proceedings. She holds a law degree and an MA in Social Work, and has experienced child protection and legal proceedings in many different Local Authorities including Coventry, Stoke, Birmingham and as far afield as the Channel Islands. Clare is passionate about supporting social workers in their role and developing social care practice for the benefit of children, young people and families.
Kevin Borg. Kevin is the newest member of our team and specialises in leadership skills for senior managers, coaching leaders to be the very best they can be. With over 30 years of experience in leadership Kevin has led people in high risk situations, with significant experience as a leader at a strategic and operational level. An excellent communicator, Kevin's wise, honest and upfront counsel will ignite your leaders, helping them to discover how they can play to their strengths, improving working relationships that will increase staff engagement, and ultimately the performance of your organisation.