David Botterill

Our People David Botterill Inclusion Officer   David Botterill is an inclusion Officer working for BDSIP with over 25 years’ experience in the fields of attendance, admissions, SEN and exclusions and he works with 35 schools across the Local Authority. His...

Linsay Clarke

Our People Linsay Clarke Education Inclusion Advisor   Linsay is an Education Inclusion Advisor and supports schools to develop their practice in working with vulnerable children and families. She is a trained reviewer for the SEND Review Guide (London Leadership...

Carol McLeod

Our People Carol McLeod NQT Co-ordinator Carol works at BDSIP as Newly Qualified Teacher Co-ordinator, following a similar role in an inner London borough. Carol is currently chair of The London Induction Co-ordinators Group and has extensive knowledge not only of NQT...

Paul Opoku

Our People Paul Opoku Emotional Wellbeing and Health Advisor   Paul works for BDSIP as an Attendance Officer. His role includes visiting parents both at schools and at home, creating intervention support plans and attending parents’ evenings to support families...

Caroline Skinner

Our People Caroline Skinner Attendance Officer   Caroline has been part of the Attendance Service in Barking and Dagenham since 2001. She was originally employed by the Youth Offending Service as the Education Officer, later as her role changed, she moved into...