Jane Wonnacott is the Director of Professional Practice for In-Trac Training and Consultancy Ltd and a qualified social worker. As an independent trainer and consultant, she has worked with local authorities, LSCBs, voluntary agencies and health professionals, delivering training, carrying out audits and investigations and developing policy and procedures. She has extensive experience of carrying out Serious Case Reviews as an overview author and panel chair. As a result of carrying out reviews into abuse within nurseries Jane is particularly interested in developing safe systems within early years environments.
Jane has a long-standing interest in supervision and has developed and delivered supervision training courses both in the UK and abroad. She co-wrote, with Tony Morrison, the Children’s Workforce Development Council’s guide and training programme for the supervisors of social workers in the first three years of their professional development, and is also author of ‘Mastering Social Work Supervision’, published by Jessica Kingsley Publishers and the the recently published ‘Developing and Supporting Effective Staff supervision’ training resource published by Pavilion.