Pat has retired after a long career in education in which she was the Inclusion Manager for SEND (Special Education Needs and Disability) in a large Junior School.
Pat worked with families and carers and became involved with Surrey Young Carers, setting up a Young Carers group in the school and promoting the work of SYC. She has wide experience of multi-agency working and safeguarding procedures.
Pat is Chair of Governors at a Surrey Special Needs School and she cared for her cousin who was blind. Pat is very pleased to support ACS as a trustee and in particular the work of the young carers’ service.