Director of People
Emma supports Cavendish Education with all areas of people development, training, culture and support HR.
She started her career in education as a teaching assistant for children with additional learning needs in a specialist provision. She later moved to a recruitment company as an SEND recruitment consultant, moving into a learning and development role for teachers and support staff. In this role she became an accredited Autism trainer for the National Autistic Society, Makaton trainer and a Team Teach trainer and developed and delivered a number of CPD accredited courses on subjects such as behaviour management. Emma’s ambition is to help people develop into the best version of themselves.
In her spare time Emma works a personal carer for a quadriplegic young lady with profound and multiple learning difficulties, and enjoys yoga and reading.