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Meet the Training Team

Lisa Matthew – Training Manager

Lisa joined Safety Net in 2013, bringing many years of experience in Early Years and Play Work to the team. In addition to managing the training team Lisa also develops and runs a range of Safeguarding courses aimed at those working with children and young people.

Wendy Guest – Protective Behaviours Trainer and Project Worker

Wendy has worked in Health & Social Care for over 30 years and has been running training in Protective Behaviours since it was first introduced to the UK over 17 years ago. Since joining Safety Net in 2010 she has developed training courses and resources for schools, nurseries, social workers and anyone working with children and young people. More recently Wendy completed Mindfulness Teacher training and is now running our popular Mindfulness for Practitioners sessions as well as incorporating it with her Protective Behaviours work.

Rachel Nahum – Online Safety Trainer

Rachel brings a wealth of experience to her role as Online Safety Coordinator, having worked in IT as well as teaching and family support. She has developed practical and interactive sessions for children and young people, parents and professionals, with the ultimate aim of keeping everyone safe online.

Anne Stafford – DBS Coordinator

At Safety Net we recognise that safe recruitment is an essential part of keeping children and young people safe. Anne provides support and guidance to organisations on obtaining DBS certificates for staff and volunteers as part of our checking service.


Contact us on training@safety-net.org.uk or 01273 420973