Youth Services Officer & Facilitator
Hannah has worked within the criminal justice system for over 13 years and is a qualified Probation Officer having obtained her BSc in Criminal Justice, Diploma in Probation Studies and NVQ L4 in Criminal Justice. Her experience of working with service users includes the adult Probation Service, Prisons, Courts and Youth Offending Services. Throughout this time she has worked closely with a variety of community interventions and partnership agencies in order to support individuals in lowering their risk to others and themselves, setting goals, furthering opportunities and reducing risk of re-offending by encouraging positive change. This multi agency approach has involved Drug and Alcohol Services, Mental Health, Social Services, Domestic Violence Services, Victim Support, Housing, Education, Training and Employment, Courts and the Metropolitan Police. During her time working within this sector she has completed various training including Safeguarding and CAF (Children and Families) and has delivered accredited programmes in a group setting to address different forms of offending behaviour.
In the past Hannah has also worked as an actress and singer within theatre and has taught youth groups as well as composing and arranging the music for theatre productions. She completed her training at the Actors Studio at Morley College and has worked in Europe as well as the UK.