Susan Dancer has 35 years’ experience in education starting her career as a teacher of English then moving on to senior leadership roles in several secondary schools in the midlands.
Much of her leadership experience has been in pastoral work and safeguarding which is her main area of expertise although she has also led on staff development and teaching and learning. In addition to this she has quality assurance experience gained as a Network Coordinator for East Birmingham Schools covering a range of AP provisions.
Susan has also served as an advisor for drugs and health education in Derby and was involved in the development of Citizenship in its early stages.
Since joining BEP in January 2021 she has been working on projects to do with Early Help in the city, has taken on strategic senior lead role for a group of secondary schools and is working with partners to deliver the Peer Mentoring section of the South Asian Young People’s Mental Health Projects.