Family Project Co-ordinator
Jo is the Family Project Co-ordinator for Hull Centre for Restorative Practice. She has 24 years experience working within Residential childcare and as a fostering Social Worker. She is also National Trainer for Therapeutic Crisis Intervention.
Jo trains and offers consultancy to agencies working with children and families. She has spoken regularly at National and International conferences on Restorative Practices with regards her work.
Jo’s work in Hull is centred on working closely with Primary/Secondary schools to develop the family workers within each school, targeting the most vulnerable/disaffected families to impact on attendance/attainment and behaviour. Working with all concerned using a Restorative approach. She is also a trained F.G.C Co-ordinator engaging all family members and encouraging families to take control of their own situations and issues, supporting and enabling them to make significant change for themselves.