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Key Achievements

Effective partnership working to improve services to young people and deliver:

Provision of highly regarded, quality services delivered to over 35,000 children and young people a year in schools, learning providers and a range of locality & community settings.

Successfully chaired the Quality and Standards Sub Group of the Bristol Safeguarding Children’s Board from 2007 - 2010.

Testimonial

“Jo responds positively to new challenges and demonstrates excellent teambuilding, networking and project management skills.”

Austin MacNamara, Interim Service Director, Education Strategy and Targeted Support at  Bristol City Council (February 2011)

 
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Practical solutions to improving outcomes for children and young people
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Background

Jo Grant brings hands on operational management and strategic leadership experience gained over 20 years of working within the independent and public sector.

A former Executive Manager of the Connexions Service and Targeted Youth Support Programmes in Bristol she has effectively led multi-disciplinary staff teams of up to 130 FTE through programme development and rapid change whilst maximising performance and successfully delivering on contracts from £10k up to £5m.

For more information and full career history see:

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Testimonial

A highly motivated and experienced senior manager who has shown effective leadership both in developing and implementing policy in the education and training fields

Keith Harrison, CEO and Managing Director of Learning Partnership West (February 2011)

The quality of Jo's insight and the information she provided to the committees on which we have both served has made a significant impact to services for young people"

Ann Barrow, Principal at St Brendan’s Sixth Form College (November 2010)