David Leadbitter – Deputy Headteacher at Hazelwick School

Michelle is very committed to the welfare, development and achievement of young people. She is passionate about supporting them, and has used a range of varied means to help them. As a mentor, Michelle is organised and supportive with a view to improve progress in individual subjects and across the school. With her expertise in outdoor recreation and exploring, she has been able to develop intervention that places young people in a different environment, allowing them to grow in confidence and gain skills that they can transfer to their school life.