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Directors of Children’s Services

Last Updated: Monday, 16-May-22 13:16

ADCS endeavours to maintain accurate records of directors of children’s services in England. Please note that we are not liable for any inaccuracies in the data. We will not supply DCS information in any other format (spreadsheet, database etc.)

Local authorities listed with red header text e.g. Barnet have a director responsible for children’s services.

Local authorities listed with blue header text e.g. Barnsley Council have a director responsible for children’s and adults’ services.

Barking and Dagenham London Borough Council

Ms Elaine Allegretti
Strategic Director, Children’s and Adults
Town Hall, Barking, Essex, IG11 7LU
T: 020 8227 3737

Barnet London Borough Council

Mr Chris Munday
Executive Director for Children and Family Services
Building 4, North London Business Park, Oakleigh Road South, London, N11 1NP
T: 0208 359 7099

Barnsley Council

Ms Sophie Wales
Interim Director of Children’s Services
PO Box 609, Barnsley, S70 9FH
T: 01226 773602

Bath & North East Somerset Council

Ms Mary Kearney-Knowles
Director Children Services and Education (DCS)
PO Box 25, Riverside, Temple Street, Keynsham, Bristol, BS31 1DN
T:01225 396289

Bedford Borough Council

Mr Martin Purbrick
Director of Children’s Services
Borough Hall, Cauldwell Street, Bedford, MK42 9AP
T:01234 276659

Bexley London Borough Council

Mr Stephen Kitchman
Director of Children’s Services
Civic Offices, 2 Watling Street, Bexleyheath, Kent, DA6 7AT
T:020 3045 3306

Birmingham Children’s Trust

Mr Andy Couldrick
Chief Executive
1 Lancaster Circus, Birmingham, B4 7DJ
T: 0121 303 7041

Birmingham City Council

Mrs Sue Harrison
Director for Education and Skills/DCS
Children and Young People Directorate, PO BOX 17550, Birmingham, B2 2DP
T: 0121 675 6626

Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council

Ms Jayne Ivory
Strategic Director of Children’s Services & Education
10 Duke Street, Blackburn, BB2 1DH
T: 01254 666568

Blackpool Council

Ms Victoria Gent
Director of Children’s Services
Number One, Bickerstaffe Square, Blackpool, FY1 3HS
T: 01253 476558

Bolton Council

Ms Bernie Brown
Director of Children’s Services
Town Hall, Bolton, BL1 1RU
T:01204 332010

Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole Council

Ms Cathi Hadley
Corporate Director - Children Services
Town Hall, Bournemouth, BH2 6DY
T: 01202 127018

Bracknell Forest Council

Ms Grainne Siggins
Executive Dirctor, People
Time Square, Market Street, Bracknell, Berks, RG12 1JD
T: 01344 354182

Bradford Metropolitan District Council

Mrs Marium Haque
Initerim Strategic Director, Children’s Services
Margaret McMillan Tower, Princes Way, Bradford BD1 1NN
T:01274 431266

Brent London Borough Council

Ms Gail Tolley
Strategic Director, Children and Young People
Brent Civic Centre, Engineers Way, Wembley, Middlesex, HA9 0FJ
T: 020 8937 6422

Brighton & Hove City Council

Ms Deb Austin
Executive Director, Families, Children & Learning
Kings House, Grand Avenue, Hove, Brighton & Hove, BN3 2SU
T: 01273 290446

Bristol City Council

Ms Sarah Parker
Interim Director: Children, Families and Safer Communities
PO Box 57, The Council House, College Green, Bristol, BS99 7EB
T: 07743 994646

Bromley London Borough Council

Mr Richard Baldwin
Director Children, Education and Families
Bromley Civic Centre, Stockwell Close, Bromley, BR1 3UH
T: 020 8313 4062

Buckinghamshire Council

Mr Richard Nash
Corporate Director for Children’s Services
The Gateway, Gatehouse Road, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, HP19 8FF
T:01296 382050

Bury Metropolitan Borough Council

Ms Jeanette Richards
Executive Director of Children, Young People
3 Knowsley Place, Duke Street, Bury, BL9 0EJ
T:0161 253 5501

Calderdale Metropolitan Borough Council

Ms Julie Jenkins
Director of Children and Young People’s Services
Town Hall, Crossley Street, Halifax, West Yorkshire, HX1 1UJ
T:01422 392827

Cambridgeshire County Council*

Ms Nicola Curley
Director of Children’s Services
Shire Hall, Castle Hill, Cambridge, CB3 OAP
T: 01223 703286

* also DCS in Peterborough

Camden London Borough Council

Mr Martin Pratt
Executive Director Supporting People
218 Eversholt Street, London, NW1 1PB
T: 020 7974 1505

Central Bedfordshire Council

Ms Sarah-Jane Smedmor
Director of Children’s Services
Priory House, Monks Walk, Chicksands, Shefford, Beds, SG17 5TQ
T: 0300 300 8000

Cheshire East Council

Ms Deborah Woodcock
Executive Director of Children’s Services
Westfields, Middlewich Road, Sandbach, Cheshire, CW11 1HZ
T: 01270 371105

Cheshire West and Chester Council

Ms Helen Brackenbury
Director of Children’s Services
58 Nicholas Street, Chester, CH1 2NP
T: 01244 972775

City of London Corporation

Mr Andrew Carter
Executive Director of Community and Children’s Services
PO Box 270, Guildhall, London, EC2P 2EJ
T: 020 7332 1650

Cornwall Council

Ms Meredith Teasdale
Strategic Director - Together for Families
New County Hall, Truro, Cornwall, TR1 3AY
T: 01872 322582

Coventry City Council

Mr John Gregg
Director of Children’s Services
Civic Centre 1, Little Park Street, Coventry, West Midlands, CV1 5RS
T: 024 76 978 470

Croydon London Borough Council

Ms Debbie Jones
Interim Executive Director, Children, Families and Education
9th Floor, Zone B, Bernard Weatherill House, 8 Mint Walk, Croydon, CR0 1EA
T: 0208 760 5787

Cumbria County Council

Mr John Readman
Executive Director - People (Deputy Chief Executive)
Cumbria House, 117 Botchergate, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA1 1RD
T: 01228 226868

Darlington Borough Council

Mr James Stroyan
Group Director of People
Town Hall, Darlington, DL1 5QT
T: 01325 405814

Derby City Council

Mr Andy Smith
Strategic Director of People Services
Children and Young People’s Directorate, The Council House, Corporation Street, Derby, DE1 2FS
T: 01332 643556

Derbyshire County Council

Ms Carol Cammiss
Executive Director of Children’s Services
County Hall, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 3AG
T:01629 532000

Devon County Council

Ms Melissa Caslake
Chief Officer for Children’s Services
County Hall, Topsham Road, Exeter, Devon, EX2 4QG
T:01392 383000

Doncaster Council and Doncaster Children’s Services Trust

Ms Riana Nelson
Director of Learning, Opportunities and Skills Director of Learning Opportunities, Skills and Culture (DCS) and Trust Chief Executive
The Civic Office, Waterdale, Doncaster, DN1 3BU

T: 01302 737800

Dorset Council

Ms Theresa Leavy
Executive Director for People - Children
County Hall, Dorchester, Dorset, DT1 1XJ
T: 01305 224166

Dudley Metropolitan Borough Council

Ms Catherine Driscoll
Director of Children’s Services
Council House, Priory Road, Dudley, West Midlands, DY1 1HF

T: 01384 813100

Durham County Council

Mr John Pearce
Corporate Director of Children and Young People
County Hall, Durham, DH1 5UJ
T: 03000 266 593

Ealing London Borough Council

Ms Judith Finlay
Executive Director, Children’s, Adults and Public Health
Perceval House, 14-16 Uxbridge Road, Ealing, London, W5 2HL
T: 0208 825 6983

East Riding of Yorkshire Council

Mr Eoin Rush
Executive Director of Children, Families and Schools
County Hall, Beverley, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU17 9BA
T: 01482 392000

East Sussex County Council

Mrs Alison Jeffery
Director of Children’s Services
PO Box 4, County Hall, St Anne’s Crescent, Lewes, BN7 1SG
T: 01273 481316

Enfield London Borough Council

Mr Tony Theodoulou
Executive Director, People Services
PO Box 56, Civic Centre, Silver Street, Enfield, EN1 3XQ
T: 0208 379 3201

Essex County Council

Ms Helen Lincoln
Executive Director for Children, Families & Education
PO Box 11, Children’s Services Corporate Directorate, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 1LX
T: 03330 133118

Gateshead Council

Ms Sheena Ramsey
Chief Executive and Acting DCS
Civic Centre, Regent Street, Gateshead, Tyne & Wear, NE8 1HH
T: 0191 433 2700

Gloucestershire County Council

Mr Chris Spencer
Director of Children’s Services
Shire Hall, Westgate Street, Gloucester, GL1 2TR
T: 01452 583578

Royal Borough of Greenwich Council

Ms Florence Kroll
Director of Children’s Services
Woolwich Centre, 35 Wellington Street, Woolwich, London, SE18 6HQ
T: 020 8921 8230

Hackney London Borough Council

Ms Jacquie Burke
Director of Children’s Services
1 Reading Lane, London, E8 1GQ
T: 0208 356 4573

Halton Borough Council

Mr Mil Vasic
Strategic Director, People
Municipal Building, Kingsway, Widnes, WA8 7QF
T: 0151 511 6004

Hammersmith & Fulham London Borough Council

Ms Jacqui McShannon
Director of Children’s Services
145-155 King Street, Hammersmith, W6 9XY
T: 0208 753 2300

Hampshire County Council

Mr Steve Crocker
Director of Children’s Services
Children’s Services Department,3rd Floor, Elizabeth II Court North, The Castle, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 8UG
T: 01962 846400

Haringey London Borough Council

Ms Ann Graham
Director of Children’s Services
River Park House, 225 High Road, London, N22 8HQ
T: 020 8489 3883

Harrow London Borough Council

Mr Paul Hewitt
Corporate Director for People Services
Civic Centre, Station Road, Harrow, Middx., HA1 2XF
T: 020 8424 1356

Hartlepool Borough Council

Ms Sally Robinson
Director, Children’s and Joint Commissioning Services
Level 4 Civic Centre, Victoria Road, Hartlepool, TS24 8AY
T: 01429 523910

Havering London Borough Council

Mr Robert South
Director of Children’s Services
Town Hall, Main Road, Romford, RM1 3BD,
T: 01708 434412

Herefordshire Council

Mr Darryl Freeman
Director Children and Families
Plough Lane, Hereford, HR4 0LE
T: 01432 260134

Hertfordshire County Council

Ms Jo Fisher
Executive Director of Children’s Services
County Hall, Peg Lane, Hertford, SG13 8DF
T: 01992 555755

Hillingdon London Borough Council

Ms Julie Kelly
Executive Director Children and Young Peoples Services
Civic Centre, High Street, Uxbridge, UB8 1UW
T:01895 250236

Hounslow London Borough Council

Mr Steven Forbes
Executive Director, Children’s and Adults Services
Hounslow House, 7 Bath Road, Hounslow, Middx. TW3 3EB
T: 020 8583 3002

Hull City Council

Ms Pauline Turner
Director, Children, Young People and Family Services
Room 42, Guildhall, Hull, HU1 2AA
T: 01482 615000

Isle of Wight Council

Mr Steve Crocker
Director of Children’s Services
County Hall, Newport, Isle of Wight, PO30 1UD
T: 01962 846400

Council of the Isles of Scilly

Ms Aisling Khan
Strategic Director People & Communities
Carn Thomas, St Mary’s, Isles of Scilly, TR21 OPT
T:07553 656868

Islington London Borough

Mr Jon Abbey
Corporate Director Children’s Services
222 Upper Street, London, N1 1XR,
T: 020 7527 5855

Kensington & Chelsea Royal Borough Council

Ms Sarah Newman
Executive Director Bi-Borough Children’s Services
1st floor, Kensington Town Hall, Hornton Street, W8 7NX
T: 07506192494

Kent County Council

Mr Matt Dunkley CBE
Corporate Director – Children, Young People and Education
Sessions House, Maidstone, ME14 1XQ
T: 03000 416991

Kingston Upon Thames Royal Borough / Achieving for Children*

Mr Ian Dodds
*Director of Children’s Services, Kingston and Richmond
42 York Street, Twickenham, TW1 3BW
T:020 8831 6116

Kirklees Council

Ms Mel Meggs
Strategic Director for Children’s Services
Civic Centre 111, Huddersfield, HD1 2EY
T: 01484 221000

Knowsley Metropolitan Borough Council

Ms Julie Moss
Executive Director (Children’s Services)
Municipal Buildings, Archway Road, Huyton, Merseyside, L36 9YU
T: 0151 443 3244

Lambeth London Borough Council

Ms Fiona Connolly
Interim Strategic Director Childrens Services and Executive Director Adults and Health
Lambeth Town Hall, 1st floor, Brixton Hill, Brixton, London, SW2 1RW
T: 020 7926 0108

Lancashire County Council

Ms Edwina Grant OBE
Executive Director of Education and Children’s Services
PO Box 100, County Hall, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 0LD
T: 01772 535493

Leeds City Council

Mr Saleem Tariq
Director of Children and Families Services
PO BOX 837, Children’s Services, Leeds, LS1 9PZ
T: 0113 3786954

Leicester City Council

Mr Martin Samuels
Strategic Director, Social Care & Education
3rd Floor, 115 Charles Street, Leicester, LE1 1FZ
T: 0116 454 5825

Leicestershire County Council

Ms Jane Moore
Director, Children and Family Services
County Hall, Glenfield, Leicester, LE3 8RF
T:0116 305 6340

Lewisham London Borough Council

Mr Pinaki Ghoshal
Executive Director for Children & Young People
1st Floor, Laurence House, 1 Catford Road, London, SE6 4RU
T: 020 8314 8527

Lincolnshire County Council

Ms Heather Sandy
Executive Director of Children’s Services
County Offices, Newland, Lincoln, LN1 1YQ,
T: 01522 550989

Liverpool City Council

Mr Steve Reddy
Director, Children and Young People’s Service
Municipal Buildings, Dale Street, Liverpool, L2 2DH
T: 0151 233 0480

Luton Borough Council

Ms Amanda Lewis
Corporate Director Children, Families and Education
111 Stuart Street, Luton, LU1 5NP
T: 01582 548400

Manchester City Council

Mr Paul Marshall
Strategic Director of Children and Education Services
Town Hall, Albert Square, Manchester, M60 2LA
T: 0161 234 3804

Medway Council

Ms Lee-Anne Farach
Director of People
Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4TR
T: 01634 331011

Merton London Borough Council

Ms Jane McSherry
Director of Children, Schools and Families
Merton Civic Centre, London Road, Morden, Surrey, SM4 5DX
T: 020 8545 3251

Middlesbrough Council

Ms Sue Butcher
Executive Director of Children’s Services
PO Box 69, Vancouver House, Gurney Street, Middlesbrough, TS1 1EL
T:01642 729601

Milton Keynes Council

Mr Mac Heath
Director of Children’s Services
Saxon Court, Avebury Boulevard, Central Milton Keynes, MK9 3HS
T: 01908 254062

Newcastle City Council

Ms Cath McEvoy-Carr
Director of Children, Education and Skills
Civic Centre, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 8QH
T: 0191 211 5313

Newham London Borough Council

Mr Tim Aldridge
Corporate Director of Children & Young People
Newham Dockside, 1000 Dockside Road, London, E16 2QU
T: 020 3373 8035

Norfolk County Council

Ms Sara Tough
Executive Director of Children’s Services
County Hall, Martineau Lane, Norwich, Norfolk, NR1 2DH
T: 01603 222601

North East Lincolnshire Council

Ms Joanne Hewson
Deputy Chief Executive/Executive Director for People, Health and Care

Municipal Offices, Grimsby, North East Lincolnshire, DN31 1HU
T:01472 324510

North Lincolnshire Council

Ms Ann-Marie Matson
Director of Children and Families
PO Box 35, Hewson House, Station Road, Brigg, North Lincolnshire, DN20 8XJ
T: 01724 298490

North Northamptonshire Council

Ms AnnMarie Dodds
Director of Children’s Services
Bowling Green Road, Kettering, Northants,NN15 7QX
T: 0300 1263000

North Somerset Council

Ms Sheila Smith
Director of Children’s Services
Town Hall, Walliscote Grove Road, Weston-super-Mare, Somerset, BS23 1UJ
T: 01934 888891

North Tyneside Council

Ms Jacqui Old
Director of Children’s and Adult Services
Quadrant, The Silverlink North, Cobalt Business Park, North Tyneside, NE27 0BY
T: 0191 643 7317

North Yorkshire County Council

Mr Stuart Carlton
Corporate Director – Children and Young People’s Service
County Hall, Northallerton, North Yorkshire, DL7 8AE
T: 01609 532234

Northumberland County Council

Mr Graham Reiter and Ms Audrey Kingham
Interim Joint Director of Children’s Services
County Hall, Morpeth, Northumberland, NE61 2EF
T:01670 624034 |

Nottingham City Council

Ms Catherine Underwood
Corporate Director for People
Loxley House, Station Street, Nottingham, NG2 3NG
T: 0115 876 3447

Nottinghamshire County Council

Mr Colin Pettigrew
Corporate Director for Children, Young People and Schools
County Hall, West Bridgford, Nottingham, NG2 7QP
T: 0115 977 3639

Oldham Council

Mr Gerard Jones
Managing Director, Children and Young People
Civic Centre, West Street, Oldham, OL1 1XJ
T: 0161 770 3468

Oxfordshire County Council

Mr Kevin Gordon
Corporate Director of Children’s Services
County Hall, New Road, Oxford, OX1 1ND
T: 01865 815122

Peterborough City Council

Ms Nicola Curley
Director of Children’s Services
Town Hall, Bridge Street, Peterborough, PE1 1HF
T: 01733 864139

Plymouth City Council

Ms Alison Botham
Director of Children’s Services
Ballard House, West Hoe Road, Plymouth, PL1 3BJ
T: 01752 307311

Portsmouth City Council

Ms Sarah Daly
Director of Children, Families and Education
3rd Floor, Civic Offices, Guildhall Square, Portsmouth, PO1 2AL
T: 023 9284 1201

Reading Borough Council

Ms Deborah Glassbrook
Executive Director of Children’s Social Care, Education and Early Help Services
Brighter Futures for Children, Civic Offices, Bridge Street, Reading, RG1 2LU
T: 0118 937 4665

Redbridge London Borough Council

Mr Adrian Loades
Corporate Director of People
Lynton House, 255-259 High Road, Ilford, Essex, 1G1 1NN,
T: 020 8708 3051

Redcar & Cleveland Borough Council

Ms Kathryn Boulton
Corporate Director for Children and Families
Civic Offices PO Box 83, Kirkleatham Street, Redcar, TS10 1YA
T: 01642 771674

Richmond Upon Thames London Borough | Achieving for Children

Mr Ian Dodds
Director of Children’s Services, Kingston and Richmond
44 York Street, Twickenham, TW1 3BZ
T: 020 8831 6116

Rochdale Borough Council

Ms Sharon Hubber
Director of Children’s Services
Number One Riverside, Smith Street, Rochdale, OL16 1XU
T: 01706 925000

Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council

Ms Suzanne Joyner
Strategic Director of Children and Young People’s Services
Riverside House, Main Street, Rotherham, South Yorkshire, S60 2NE
T: 01709 822677

Rutland County Council

Ms Dawn Godfrey
Strategic Director for Children and Families
Catmose, Oakham, Rutland, LE15 6HP
T: 01572 758358

Salford City Council

Ms Charlotte Ramsden
Strategic Director for People
Salford Children’s Services, Unity House, Chorley Road, Swinton, Salford, M27 5AW
T: 0161 778 0130

Sandwell Children’s Trust

Emma Taylor
Chief Executive

T: 0121 569 8205

Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council

Mr Michael Jarrett
Director of Children’s Services and Education
Sandwell Council House, Freeth Street, Oldbury, B69 3DE
T: 0121 569 8204

Sefton Metropolitan Borough Council

Mr Martin Birch
Director of Children’s Services
5th Floor, St Peter’s House House, 22 Balliol Road, Bootle, Merseyside, L20 3AB
T: 0151 934 3128

Sheffield City Council

John Macilwraith
Executive Director People Services
Town Hall, Pinstone Street, Sheffield, S1 2HH
T: 0114 273 5726

Shropshire Council

Ms Tanya Miles
Executive Director of People
Shire Hall, Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY2 6ND
T: 01743 258674

Slough Children First & Slough Borough Council

Mr Andrew Fraser
Interim Chief Executive and Director of Children’s Services
Observatory House, 25 Windsor Road, Slough, Berkshire,SL1 2EL
T: 01753 875395 &

Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council

Mr Tim Browne
Interim Director for Children’s Services and Skills
PO Box 20, Council House, Solihull, West Midlands, B91 3QU
T: 0121 704 6794

Somerset County Council

Mr Julian Wooster
Director of Children’s Services
The Crescent, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 4DY
T: 01823 359024

South Gloucestershire Council

Ms Chris Sivers
Director for Children, Adults and Health
PO Box 298, Department for Children, Adults and Health, Civic Centre, High Street, Bristol, BS15 0DQ
T: 01454 865900

South Tyneside Metropolitan Borough Council

Ms Shona Gallagher
Director of Children’s Services
Town Hall, Civic Offices, Westoe Road, South Shields, NE33 2RL
T: 0191 424 4667

Southampton City Council

Mr Robert Henderson
Executive Director of Children and Learning
Civic Centre, Southampton, SO14 7LY
T: 023 8083 4899

Southend on Sea City Council

Mr Michael Marks
Executive Director (Children and Public Health)
Civic Centre, Victoria Avenue, Southend on Sea, Essex, SS2 6ER
T: 01702 534729

Southwark Council

Mr Alasdair Smith
Director of Children and Families
160 Tooley Street, London, SE1P 5LX
T: 020 7525 0338

St Helens Metropolitan Borough Council

Ms Hilary Brooks
Interim Director of Children’s Services
2nd Floor, Gamble Building, Victoria Square, St Helens, WA10 1DY
T:01744 671644

Staffordshire County Council

Ms Helen Riley
Deputy Chief Executive and Director for Families & Communities
Staffordshire Place, Tipping Street, Stafford, ST16 2DH
01785 278580

Stockport Metropolitan Borough Council

Ms Chris McLoughlin OBE

Corporate Director for People and Integration

Upper Ground Floor, Stopford House, Stockport, SK1 3XE
T: 0161 474 4624

Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council

Mr Martin Gray
Director of Children’s Services
Municipal Buildings, Church Road, Stockton-on-Tees, TS18 1LD
T: 01642 527043

Stoke-on-Trent City Council

Ms Lisa Lyons
Director of Children and Family Services
Civic Centre, Glebe Street, Stoke-on-Trent. ST4 1HH
T: 01782 235903

Suffolk County Council

Ms Sue Cook
Executive Director for People Services
Endeavour House, 8 Russell Road, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP1 2BX
T: 01473 265354

Sunderland City Council / Together for Children

Ms Jill Colbert
Chief Executive
Civic Centre, Burdon Road, Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, SR2 7DN
T:07584 272 420

Surrey County Council

Ms Rachael Wardell
Executive Director of Children, Families and Lifelong Learning
Woodhatch Place, 11 Cockshot Hill, Reigate, RH2 8EF
T: 020 8541 7216

Sutton London Borough Council

Mr Nick Ireland
Strategic Director of People Services
Civic Offices, St Nicholas Way, SM1 1EA
T: 020 8770 4506

Swindon Borough Council

Mr David Haley
Director of Children’s Services
Swindon Borough Council, Civic Offices, Euclid Street, Swindon SN1 2JH
T: 01793

01793 463200


Tameside Metropolitan Borough Council

Ms Alison Stathers-Tracey
Director of Children’s Services
Hyde Town Hall, Market Street, Hyde, SK14 1AL
T: 0161 342 3354

Telford & Wrekin Council

Ms Jo Britton
Executive Director: Children’s Services
Addenbrooke House, Ironmasters Way, Telford, TF3 4NT
T: 01952 385100

Thurrock Council

Ms Sheila Murphy
Corporate Director of Children’s Services
Civic Offices, New Road Grays, Thurrock, RM17 6GF
T: 01375 659840

Torbay Council

Ms Nancy Meehan
Director of Children’s Services
Children’s Services (Torhill House 1st Floor South), C/o Townhall Castle Circus, Torquay, TQ1 3DR
T: 01803 208949

Tower Hamlets London Borough Council

Mr James Thomas
Corporate Director of Children’ and Culture
Mulberry Place, London, E14 2BG
T: 020 7364 4953

Trafford Council

Mrs Jill McGregor
Corporate Director of Children’s Services
PO Box 40, Trafford Town Hall, Talbot Rd, Stretford, Manchester, M32 OEL
T: 0161 912 4095

Wakefield Metropolitan District Council

Ms Vicky Schofield
Acting Corporate Director, Children and Young People
County Hall, Bond Street, Wakefield, WF1 2QW
T: 01924 307728

Walsall Council

Ms Sally Rowe
Executive Director: Children’s Services
Council House, Walsall, WS1 1TW
T: 01922 652081

Waltham Forest Borough Council

Ms Heather Flinders
Strategic Director of Families
Room 206, Town Hall, Forest Road, London E17 4JF
T: 0208 496 3501

Wandsworth Borough Council

Ms Ana Popovici
Director of Children’s Services
The Town Hall, Wandsworth High Street, London, SW18 2PU
T: 020 8871 6291

Warrington Borough Council

Ms Amanda Amesbury
Director of Children’s Social Care
Town Hall, Sankey Street, Warrington, WA1 1UH
T: 01925 443900

Warwickshire County Council

Mr Nigel Minns
Strategic Director - People
PO BOX 2, Shire Hall, Warwick, CV34 4RR
T: 01926 412992

West Berkshire Council

Mr Andy Sharp
Executive Director - People
West Street House, West Street, Newbury, West Berkshire, RG14 1BZ
T: 01635 519722

West Northamptonshire Council

Mr Chris Kiernan
Interim Director of Children’s Services
1 Angel Square, Angel Street, Northampton, NN1 1ED
T: 0300 126 7000

West Sussex County Council

Ms Lucy Butler
Executive Director of Children, Young People and Learning
County Hall, Chichester, West Sussex, PO19 1RQ
T: 033022 29331

Westminster City Council

Ms Sarah Newman
Executive Director Bi-Borough Children’s Services
12th Floor, Westminster City Hall, 64 Victoria Street, SW1E 6QP
T: 07506192494

Wigan Council

Ms Colette Dutton
Director of Children’s Services
Wigan Town Hall, Library Street, Wigan, WN1 1YN
T: 01942 489452

Wiltshire County Council

Ms Lucy Townsend
Corporate Director of People (DCS/Interim DASS)
County Hall, Bythesea Road, Trowbridge, Wiltshire, BA14 8JN

T: 01225 718680

Royal Borough of Windsor & Maidenhead Council

Mr Kevin McDaniel
Director of Children’s Services
Town Hall, St Ives Rd, Maidenhead, Berkshire, SL6 1RF
T: 01628 796477

Wirral Metropolitan Borough Council

Ms Simone White
Director for Children, Families and Education
Hamilton Building, Conway Street, Birkenhead, Wirral, CH41 4FD
T: 0151 666 4288

Wokingham Borough Council

Ms Helen Watson
Director of Children’s Services
Shute End, Wokingham, Berkshire, RG40 1BN
T: 0118 974 6205

City of Wolverhampton Council

Ms Emma Bennett
Executive Director of Families
Civic Centre, St Peter’s Square, Wolverhampton, WV1 1RR
T: 01902 551449

Worcestershire County Council

Ms Tina Russell
Chief Executive Worcestershire Children First and Director of Children’s Services
County Hall, Spetchley Road, Worcester, WR5 2NP
T: 01905 844940

City of York Council

Ms Jamaila Hussain
Director of Children’s Services, Interim
West Offices, Station Rise, York, YO1 6GA
T: 01904 554434