jackie ward behaviour consultantBefore moving into consultancy, Jackie was in primary education for over twenty five years.

She has taught in four primary schools and a primary PRU (all ages from Reception to Year Six), with a focus on Behaviour and SEND in her roles as deputy head and SENCO.

As well as qualified teacher status, Jackie has the following qualifications:

  • NPQH
  • Restorative Justice facilitator
  • CAF Champion
  • TeamTeach (accredited)
  • She has had training in and practical experience of :
  • Nurture Groups
  • BOXALL and Beyond the BOXALL
  • ASC and Sensory Processing
  • Harm-Ed (self harm training)
  • Solihull
  • NLP
  • ADHD
  • She has delivered INSET and advice forums to mainstream schools and the PRU on:
  • Mental Health
  • Behaviour and SEND
  • Whole school behaviour policies
  • Preventative strategies in managing exclusion

Jackie is passionate about helping schools avoid exclusion where possible as she knows what a profound effect it can have on young children.

She is inspired daily by a comment from an eight year old boy who wrote in her memory book:

boys wish for jackie