Lisa Hatcher - Family Services & Safeguarding

Lisa Hatcher is the Service Manager for Families and Safeguarding at the Eden Academy. Her role involves ensuring the delivery of a core offer of extended opportunities to pupils within the Academy. Family Services also offers extensive parent courses and workshops supported by a range of professionals. As one of the Safeguarding Leads Lisa is also responsible for leading and promoting excellent safeguarding practice across the Academy as well as providing staff training across the schools.

Lisa has worked within the Academy for 13 years including working within the Early Years class at Grangewood as the Pre School Co-ordinator where she first developed the idea of offering extended opportunities for children and support sessions for families. Lisa is an active member of Friends of Grangewood (FOG) and has held the position of secretary for 6 years. She is also the secretary and a trustee for Friends of Moorcroft (FROMS).

Lisa has recently received her accreditation as an NSPCC trainer and with her co-safeguarding lead is developing an outreach training programme. She is also an accredited Triple P provider. 

Lisa is a member of the local authority Autism Partnership board and the CAMHS L.D and Short Breaks forums.