Department for Education
Rachael started work in DfE Capital in 2014. Her team supports local authorities, academy trusts and other bodies to improve their capability and capacity to manage school buildings and deliver capital projects efficiently and effectively. This includes the ‘Good Estate Management for Schools’ resource, and guidance on management of asbestos. Before that, she worked in the Department for Education, leading projects to support social care teams improve their capability and capacity including supporting and challenging Local Authorities with failed social care inspections.