Carole has been a trainer for Child and Family Training since 2000, Carole has a background in social work having been involved across most childcare teams including fostering and adoption since 1988. In 2003 Carole moved into the field of inspection and inspected a variety of children’s services across the independent sector and Local Authorities before retiring from Ofsted in 2015. Carol has delivered a variety of child protection social care courses. Carole was also an independent assessor having gained the practice teachers award from Bristol University. Carole is now an independent consultant, registered with HCPC carrying out a variety of quality assurance functions across children’s homes and fostering and adoption agencies. Carole also investigates complaints at stage 2 and allegations. Carole also sits on fostering and adoption panels.