About Me

Sarah Turner is an experienced education professional with an extensive knowledge of supporting and advising schools, colleges and alternative provisions with safeguarding. More recently Sarah has provided support to the Education Business Partnership, a ‘Football In The Community’ Trust and Oxfordshire Hospital School.

Sarah worked as a safeguarding adviser for education in a local authority for 5 years, having previously been a teaching and learning consultant and before that, an experienced primary school teacher and deputy head. June 2016 saw the launch of Sarah Turner Consulting, with over 80 schools working collaboratively with Sarah, across a number of local authorities, including Swindon, Bristol, Oxfordshire, Wiltshire, Gloucestershire and further afield in London boroughs.

She fully understands the challenges of managing a successful school/college whilst ensuring a safe environment for both children and staff.

Between 2010 and 2015 Sarah was an active member of Swindon’s Local Safeguarding Children Board and was the lead reviewer of a local case review in 2015.