Debbie Innes-Turnill is an independent safeguarding consultant supporting organisations and individuals with their safeguarding roles and responsibilities. She specialises in auditing policies and procedures, action planning and training, as well as providing ongoing safeguarding supervision. She has 30 years’ experience as an educator at all levels of education, from pre-school to University. She currently lectures, part time, on an advanced child protection Master’s degree, in addition to supporting the Batchelor’s and Master’s in social work. Her academic research includes: Child Abuse and Poverty, Self-Regulation and issues pertaining to Equality, Diversity and Inclusion.