Mary Taylor

Head of Programmes
Family Links: The Centre for Emotional Health

Mary worked in various NHS and community settings as a music therapist before moving into education.  She has 30 years’ experience in schools and has held various senior leader leadership positions including Deputy Head (Social and Emotional Learning) and Safeguarding Lead. 

She has used Family Links programmes with staff, parents and pupils, for 20 years and has developed a particular interest in what it takes to develop and maintain an emotionally healthy culture where relationships and learning can flourish. 

She believes passionately that the relational culture and environment of a workplace is what allows any organisation to move from vision to reality