Your South Yorkshire Education Officer

Katy Ryalls

Katy has worked with children and young people for the last 14 years.  She has a 1st Class BA Hons degree in Childhood studies and is a qualified Forest School Practitioner.   She has experience of working with children in alternative provision and providing therapeutic sessions to improve mental wellbeing.

Katy says “There is a great deal of job satisfaction seeing the personal journeys participants go on, I especially love to see children grow in confidence and develop their self-esteem and resilience, through nature connection during the sessions we provide.”

Katy is not currently taking on new schools. To be placed on a waiting list, please email