For over 17 years, Sarah has devoted her career to improving children’s social work services and developing coherent practice improvements at both a local and national level to achieve better outcomes. Prior to joining Skylakes in 2013, she gained extensive experience working as a practitioner in addition to many leadership and management roles for Essex County Council.
In addition, Sarah worked at Transform UK as a senior consultant on behalf of the Department for Education and was responsible for the transformation, performance and compliance of 72 local authorities on the Family Information Directory Project.
Due to this comprehensive background, she understands the industry, the needs of service users and how to implement solutions to progress social work delivery. Her special skills in social care IT implementations and major programmes of change make her an expert in the field.
In her current capacity as Managing Director of Skylakes, Sarah is working with local authorities throughout the country to develop long term delivery strategies focused on driving efficiencies in social care, health and education.