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Structure of our Children, Education and Communities Directorate

Corporate Director Children, Education and Communities

Assistant Director Children's Specialist Services

Role Responsible
Head of Early Help and Local Area Teams Niall McVicar
Head of Youth Justice Service Sara Orton
Group Manager, Quality Assurance / Principal Social Worker Dallas Frank
Head of Social Work Practice, Assessment and MASH Rose Howley
Group Manager, Safeguarding Interventions Mohamed Kamara
Group Manager, Achieving Permanence Sophie Keeble

Assistant Director Education and Skills

Role Responsible
Head of Schools Services and School Place Planning Mark Ellis
Head of Early Years and Childcare Barbara Mands
Head of Primary School Improvement Derek Sutherland
Head of Secondary School Improvement John Thompson
Head of Disability Services and Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) Jess Haslam
Principal Educational Psychologist Tina Hardman
Head of Virtual School Karron Young

Assistant Director Communities and Equalities

Role Responsible
Head of Communities and Equalities (Interim) Laura Clark
Head of York Learning (Interim) Angela Padfield
Head of Strategic Services Andy Laslett

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