Catherine is a Relationships and Sex Education (RSE) Consultant with 19 years experience in supporting schools to develop effective RSE policy, curriculum and practice. She has led RSE development for two local authorities and is the founder of national RSE Day, celebrated in June each year. She currently leads RSE on a part-time basis for a local authority as well as delivering freelance through her company The RSE Service.
Catherine’s work around RSE development has received national acclaim featuring in several key publications and mentioned in parliament. Catherine has experience of all aspects of RSE provision in schools, from policy development to delivery to pupils. Her specialisms are whole school primary RSE, LGBT inclusion and practical, engaging approaches to RSE delivery .
This set of 5 twilight sessions will fully prepare schools for implementation of statutory Relationships Education, Health Education and optional sex education in 2020. Starting with how to formulate and communicate a vision for RSE that will set the scene for discussions with parents and key stakeholders, leading to more practical aspects of delivery.