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Richard Scofield

Head of Outdoor
Learning

  • Forest School Leader Level 3 Qualified

  • Safeguarding Lead

  • Level 3 Qualified Paediatric & Outdoor First Aid Trained

  • 8 years experience as a specialist SEND support worker

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Thea Platt

General Manager

  • Experienced project manager within the charity sector

  • Qualified Coach specialising in supporting leaders of social enterprises, charities and ethical business 

  • Trainee Psychotherapist 

  • Diploma in Relational Mindfulness 

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Alex Gostwick

Head of Operations 

  • Forest School Leader, Level 3 Qualified

  • Deputy Safeguarding Lead, Level 3 Qualified

  • Paediatric & Outdoor First Aid Trained

  • BA Psychology & Sociology 1st Class

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Mel Triggs

Therapeutic Outdoor

 

Leader

  • Forest School Coordinator/ Instructor

  • Wild Embers

  • Paediatric & Outdoor First Aid Trained

  • Community Care & Nursery Nursing

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Meet The Team

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Richard Scofield

Founder & Director

  • Forest School Leader Level 3 Qualified

  • Safeguarding Lead

  • Level 3 Qualified Paediatric & Outdoor First Aid Trained

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Dawn Shade

Director 

  • Illustrator & Founder of Deer Dawn Art

  • Formerly Waldorf Steiner Kindergarten Assistant

  • BA (hons) Visual Communication

  • Horticulture Level One 

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Adam Rasmussen

Director

  • Bio coming soon!

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Donald Young

Director

  • Bio coming soon!

Directors

Governers

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Matthew Shanks

  • Executive Principal &  Chief Executive Officer of Education Southwest 

  • National Leader of Education

  • Former Head of Secondary & Primary Schools

  • Former Ofsted Inspector

  • Level 7 Executive Coach

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Governer

  • Currently Recruiting

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Governer

  • Currently Recruiting

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Governer

  • Currently Recruiting

Directors

Testimonials

“My boy has blossomed at Wild Embers, he loves it... I have noticed the confidence and interests he has on different topics; he learns best hands on and with his needs, he feels happier being in this environment, he’s never had a bad day its always been his best day ever."

Parent whose child attended Wild Adventurers Holiday Club 

Our Partners

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