For the past 20 years Karen has worked with children in a variety of roles including as a storyteller, workshop leader, entertainer and speech and language therapist assistant. She has been commissioned to develop and lead programmes for early years settings to support children who have additional needs and have EAL.
She has attended training in:
- Protective Behaviours
- Makaton stages 1-8
- Helicopter Technique of Storytelling and story acting
- Level one Theraplay and MIM and Group Theraplay
She is qualified in CACHE Level 3 in preschool practice and as a baby massage instructor.
Karen is DBS checked, has public liability insurance and is a member of Equity. Her disco equipment is all PAT tested.
Based in Corby Karen is available in and around Northamptonshire to host parties, attend events and lead workshops.