Sophie joined the Advocacy team at Just for Kids Law in June 2015 and is also our Young Parent Worker. Before joining JfKL, Sophie was the Programme Manager for the education charity ‘Access Aspiration’ which she helped to set up in 2013. Sophie has been involved with a range of voluntary projects aimed at supporting vulnerable children and young people, particularly in the context of education and social inclusion. She has worked on school exclusion cases as a Lay Advocate for BPP School Exclusions Project. Sophie is also a School Governor at a secondary school in Hackney and a Community Panel Member for Young Hackney where she works with young offenders.
Sophie Graduated with a degree in Sociology from Goldsmiths University and is currently completing her Graduate Diploma in Law at BPP Law School.