Sure Start Children’s Centres & Every Child Matters
Social Work and Every Child Matters
Sue Barker is a qualified and registered social worker with a master’s degree in strategy and resource management and is chief executive of MCRT Ltd. She has a career of more than 40 years in children’s social care as a practitioner and strategic manager.
She is a previous regional programme lead with Together For Children, responsible for supporting and challenging local authorities in the development of their Sure Start Children’s Centres, working closely with Government Office and local authorities.
Her recent and current practice involves working at Assistant Director level steering the recovery of children’s social care services.