Lucy Newman

Early Years Equality and Inclusion Adviser
The Education People

Lucy Newman currently works as an Early Years Equality and Inclusion Adviser for The Education People. Lucy has over 20 years work experience in the early years education sector. She first used Makaton as a Learning Support Assistant supporting a child with Down Syndrome. The impact was such that Makaton became integral to Lucy’s practice thereafter. Lucy achieved her professional ambition of becoming a Makaton Tutor in 2023.