Heidi has been a qualified social worker since 1997 and has experience of working in both adult and children’s services.

She is currently working on a part-time basis with Suffolk Youth Offending Service and is a Lecturer in Social Work at University of Suffolk.

As a practicing social worker Heidi is passionately committed to social justice and her interests include single gender work, relationship-based practice within social work and exploring effective ways of engaging young people within the youth justice system.

She is proud to be a trustee for Outreach Youth