Helen Watson


Helen joined the Board in March 2017. Qualified in Social Work, with degrees in Law, and masters level qualifications in Social Policy and an MBA, Helen has worked in senior management roles since 1998 in Youth Justice and Children’s Services in local government.

Helen has worked at Executive Director level since 2008 across Children, Adult and Health and Wellbeing Services in local government before taking on a national role as Director of Strategy in Cafcass.

Helen is currently an Executive Director of Children’s Services.

Helen has Board level experience in education and health related services.