Katie Mahey. Consultant & Therapist

Katie joined the team in 2018 as a consultant specialising in babies and children & families. Katie conducts statutory monitoring and quality assurance visits to Registered Family Assessment Centres. Katie is a qualified Registered Nurse and Health Visitor and has worked within the NHS and the private sector for over 10 years. Coupled with her nursing career and her parent’s and family’s background in children’s and fostering services, Katie has gained valuable experience from working with individuals and families in traumatic or significant stages of their lives and their children’s development. These experiences encouraged her further to train as a therapist and hypnotherapist, providing her with further skills and insight into to helping parents and their children experiencing issues such as anxiety, phobias and fears. more

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Kathryn Davenport. Director, Social Work Consultant, Coach

Kathryn is the company director of Elite123. She is a qualified, HCPC registered Social Worker, consultant and developmental coach. She has worked in the social care sector for over 25 years encompassing her working experiences and knowledge from all sectors including, elder care, domiciliary care, has been experienced all the roles within fostering and residential children’s care, operations management and has been an Ofsted registered Responsible Individual. Utilising her transferable skills, she is able to provide consultancy and support to the development of services and professional supervision, coaching and mentoring to assist others to develop themselves and within their working remits. more

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John McDonald Baker. Consultant & Trainer

John is a childcare consultant and trainer for Elite123, with over 30 years’ experience in residential childcare, fostering and early years. He has extensive experience in residential childcare and fostering services, having owned and developed his own successful organisation in the past. He is passionate about developing others through developmental support, training education, and qualifications of which he has a registered provision. As a social care consultant and trainer for Elite123, he also conducts Regulation 44 independent visits, and social care business consultancy, using his experience and knowledge as an Ofsted registered Responsible Individual, to support organisations in addressing deficits, raising their standards of care, with the ultimate aim in improving outcomes for children and young people. more

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