Helen has had a varied career, successfully spanning primary schools teaching, complementary medicine and administration within the not for profit sector. She was for many years treasurer of the Parasol Project (inclusive play for disabled and non-disabled children www.parasolproject.org.uk) and also for one of the UK leading and most successful festivals promoting ideas for a sustainable lifestyle and future of the planet.
She worked as a teacher of primary school children for over 10 years in which capacity she also trained as Forest School leader developing sustainable schools activities and supporting outdoor learning. She taught massage as well as anatomy and physiology for 10 years. She was a committee member on the British Massage Therapy Council for two years, developing professional standards for massage. She is also a founder member and Director of Barracks Lane Community Garden Project www.barrackslanegarden.org.uk. Helen has recently started working at Eau de Vie Natural Health Centre, supporting the team of Practitioners and is enjoying a return to this working environment.