Marie’s work focuses on delivering a wide range of targeted support to local authorities, various commissioning bodies and other stakeholders who factor into children and young people’s lives to improve understanding and support best practice. She also runs various popular online forums for professionals, including for Designated Clinical/Medical Officers and SEND Leads, and she leads on organising large national events for strategic health and local authority representatives.
Prior to joining NCB, Marie worked as an English teacher abroad with children and young people across the age range. She also has experience of working with NGO’s that specialise in women and girls’ development.
Marie has a Master’s degree in Conflict, Security and Development and is passionate about addressing health inequalities and child poverty.