National Safeguarding Manager,
The Scouts Association
Mary-Jane was a Detective with the Metropolitan Police for 25years, working in numerous departments, but specialising within Child Abuse investigations. She was a lead interviewer for children with complex needs and a SPOC for FGM. Mary-Jane then moved into education where she was the Designated Safeguarding Lead at a large comprehensive school and extended federation in the East End of London. Mary-Jane then worked for the BBC as a Senior Safeguarding Advisor, before joining The Scouts as the National Safeguarding Operations Manager. Mary-Jane has a BSc in Psychology and a Masters in Advanced Child Protection.