Sue is an area manager for childrens services in Oxfordshire. She is one of the area managers for the children’s social work teams within Oxford City and has a lead responsibility for care leavers, unaccompanied asylum seeking children and child sexual exploitation across the county.
During the Bullfinch investigation and trial Sue co-ordinated the support to the witnesses before, during and after the trial. In this role Sue was the operational lead for planning and implementing the support to the witnesses alongside the police, CPS and relevant staff and senior managers within the county.
Sue also managed and supported the designated practitioner who undertook the direct work with the witnesses.
Sue began working as a manager for Oxfordshire in 1992. Previous to this she was a childcare practitioner and manager in London.