Director of Bereavement Support and Education, Child Bereavement UK
Sarah Harris is Director of Bereavement Support and Education at Child Bereavement UK.
Sarah is a Qualified Registered Child and Family Social Worker with over 20 year post qualifying experienced working with children, young people and their families. Prior to becoming a Qualified Social Worker, Sarah worked in social care and the voluntary sector, working within the areas of Adult Mental Health and Disability.
Prior to joining Child Bereavement UK, Sarah worked in the statutory sector, specialising in adult and child protection, safeguarding, safer recruitment, safe working practices, supervision and service development. Sarah’s previous role before joining Child Bereavement UK was as Principal Child and Family Social Worker, developing and leading nine Centres of Excellence as well as being a member of the Child Death Overview Panel.
Sarah is an experienced training facilitator and has designed and delivered training to statuary agencies, including Schools and NHS trusts as well as to third sector and voluntary organisations.