Kelly has worked in specialist education needs for 22 years as a teacher and in an advisory role for unlocking the potential of special school initiatives in Neath Port Talbot. Kelly holds a Bachelor of Education degree from Cambridge University with music as her specialist subject area and a Masters degree in Education.
Kelly joined Beechwood College in 2012 and as Head of Education, Kelly oversees the day to day welfare of staff and students in the classrooms by managing and supporting Lecturers and Learning Support Assistants. Kelly also oversees learning programmes and individual wants and wishes of study areas for students.
Kelly ensures that each student is getting a rounded curriculum to meet individual needs and works alongside residential and clinical teams day to day to ensure holistic approaches are in place for all students.