Experience: Emma has worked in children and family services for the past 20 years. During this time she has had responsibility for a range of services and age groups and has built up particular expertise in Early Years. She led the Longsight children’s centre to an Outstanding grade on its’ first inspection. She has knowledge of safeguarding and implemented auditing systems within schools and services. Emma was the Exec Director for the Children and Families Division of Big Life Group up until July 2017 and contributed to developing the Multi Academy Trust. She is passionate about working on behalf of children and young people and ensuring that they have the very best opportunities in life in order to thrive.