Meet the Team

Our Education Consultants and Case Managers have relevant professional qualifications and also considerable experience in their particular fields of work..

Jennifer Mellor Dip SpLD BA Hons PGCE QTS MEd

Jennifer qualified as a Teacher in 1998. She has experience of working productively in the statutory and private sectors. She has worked in senior leadership and advisory positions in schools, multi academy trusts, local authorities and charities. Jennifer became a Case Manager in 2016. She has a Masters Degree in Special Educational Needs and Inclusion. She is a qualified Teacher and Assessor of individuals with Specific Learning Difficulties (Dyslexia) and routinely assesses young people for access arrangements. She has been a university lecturer and tutor for the National Special Educational Needs Coordinator course. She conducts Pupil Premium Reviews and Special Educational Needs Reviews in Schools. She provides training to stakeholders regarding care and education. Jennifer advocates for children, young people, adults and their families.

Jennifer is registered with the TRA and is a member of PATOSS, SEBDA and NASEN.

Jennifer’s detailed Professional Profile can be provided upon request.

Richard Kennedy DipSW BA Hons

Richard is qualified a Social Worker. He has been a Brain Injury Case Manager since 2005. Richard’s Case Management experience includes working with children, young people and adults with complex needs and disabilities acquired through birth trauma, medical negligence or life changing incidents. He proactively advocates for his clients and their families. He is involved in the recruitment and retention of therapy teams. He also works with the child, young person or adult and their family to recruit, retain and manage support workers.

Richard is registered with the HCPC and is an Advanced Registered Practitioner member of BABICM. He is also a member of CMSUK and BASW.

Richard’s detailed Professional Profile can be provided upon request.