Jill has over 27 years’ experience of working with children with challenging behaviour.

During this time, Jill has worked in various settings, including mainstream schools, an independent school, pupil referral units and childrens’ social care.  As a result of these varied settings, Jill has experience of working with school staff, families and other agencies such as the Police.

As well as time working with children in a classroom environment, Jill has also worked as the Golden Hill family worker for the past 4 years supporting children and families in their home.  Jill has worked under the ‘Working together with Families’ programme, is a member of the Wellbeing, Prevention and Early Help panel’ and also sits on the Preston CSP Youth referral/prevent meeting panel.

Jill also works closely with the SENCOs at Golden Hill to form part of the SENCO Team and is a ‘CAF Champion’, writing and updating CAFs and TAFs for many of the children and families who attend Golden Hill.