Jo is a respected insurance industry leader with over 15 years’ experience working with both education and the public sector. She is responsible for supporting her clients on all things insurance and risk related, and is also a mental health first aider qualified through Mental Health First Aid England.
She has held a number of leadership roles and also has finance and business development experience working in large commercial organisations.
Jo currently works at Towergate as Head of Business Development. Towergate is the UK’s leading independent insurance broking platform and forms part of The Ardonagh Group, an international network of over 100 offices and 7,000 people which incorporates leading brands in both Lloyd’s of London and global markets.
Read information and guidance for supporting a child who is dealing with the death of a loved one or a member of their community.
November 26, 2020
According to research conducted in September 2020 by Zurich, schools in England are twice as likely to suffer from a fire than other commercial buildings.
October 21, 2020
The Education Broker & Towergate support Mindfulness in Schools Project, a charity aiming to bring mindfulness to young people and those who care for them.
May 28, 2020
Cyber crime is on the increase and schools can be particularly vulnerable. Read how you can help protect against this threat.
May 27, 2020
With budgets stretched, schools are pursuing new funding streams to support the delivery of the curriculum and provide enrichment opportunities for pupils.
May 27, 2020
Learn how to improve mental health and wellbeing for education professionals in your school.
May 26, 2020
Read suggestions on how to manage your staff absence as an academy.
January 23, 2019
Staff absences at schools can be stressful and sometimes expensive to overcome as substitutes are brought in. Our guide explains the ins and outs of staff absence insurance.
October 27, 2017
We surveyed over 1,000 teachers in the UK to find out how stressed they are and why they're so stressed. Read on for the results.
October 05, 2016
Read our simple guide to learn about how your insurance should grow with you, as your business does. From Towergate
September 22, 2013
Find out more about planning for continuous provision for outdoor play and why assessing for risk in the nursery is so important. Read on to find out more.
June 04, 2013