Anne-Marie is a safeguarding consultant and trainer with over 30 years’ experience working as a detective and safeguarding specialist in the police. Anne-Marie holds a passion for child protection and interviewing vulnerable witnesses and thrives to provide engaging and informative training through sharing her own experiences as an investigator.
With a background working as a prison officer and a qualified social worker, Jamie is a highly skilled professional with over 19 years’ experience in numerous operational and senior leadership positions. Jamie is passionate about organisational change and working collaboratively with colleagues, children, young people and their families to find safe and sustainable solutions.
Karen is a highly skilled and experienced safeguarding training facilitator based in Scotland with over 20 years of experience working in the Voluntary sector. Karen is passionate about raising awareness of how to support vulnerable children and adults and breaking through stereotypes for profound learning disabilities in children.
Thomas Robinson is an experienced safeguarding expert and qualified social worker with a background in Children’s services, Adult Safeguarding and a specialism in radicalisation. As a PhD candidate in Social Work and Social Care, Thomas is currently investigating the radicalisation of men and the role of masculinity in violent extremism.
Sara has 30 years experience working within the Police and has undertaken specialist roles within safeguarding and Family Liaison. Sara has extensive experience in advanced interviewing of offenders for complex investigations as well as training detectives and outside agencies in visually recorded interviewing of children & adults, including FLO and MOSOVO.
Neel is a qualified social worker with a background in psychology and is also an experienced facilitator, trainer and coach. He has 14 years’ experience in children’s services across the public and voluntary sectors, where he has spent half of his career in frontline practice and the other half in strategy, innovation and leadership roles.