Martyn has over 27 years experience in LA social work specialising in safeguarding. With 15 years as a senior manager his responsibilities have included the full range of children’s services and specialist areas. Martyn has a special interest in workforce development and service improvement, and was Principal Social Worker. He has operated in multi agency partnerships implementing the learning from reviews. Martyn is an assessor for the DfE NAAS accreditation programme as well as working within local authorities, faith, and sports settings undertaking complaints, investigations, and safeguarding reviews. He is a member of the National Safeguarding Panel for Sport.