Education Projects Assistant
Ricquel joined Childnet in January 2017 to assist the Education Team with their various projects and provide administrative support for the Digital Leaders Programme. She is responsible for maintaining communication with schools subscribed to the programme and also ensuring that young people are well engaged with their online safety training. Ricquel is an experienced helpline practitioner with over three years experience providing both child protection advice and emotional support via phone, email & online chat for adults and young people via the NSPCC Helpline and ChildLine respectively. Her background also includes caring for and supporting children and young people through her roles as a teaching assistant, after school club worker and summer camp leader. Ricquel has a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology from Brunel University and is interested in developing her knowledge of internet safety further within this role.