University & College Counsellor,Boarding House Parent,House System Coordinator
Alison is one of DHSZ’s House Parents at Alleyn House, she is also a University and College Counsellor, Life Skills teacher and Coordinator of the House System (think Harry Potter and the sorting hat!). Prior to coming to China she was a practicing Child Protection Solicitor, appearing in Court for children and parents. She graduated from the University of Wales, Aberystwyth with an LLB (Hons), having studied abroad for a year at Utrecht University in the Netherlands. She obtained a Postgraduate Diploma in Legal Practice from the University of Exeter. Alison is now working towards her Postgraduate Certificate in Teaching (PGCE) with the University of Sunderland.
Alison has a passion in working with young adults, seeing their potential and developing them to be the best they can be.
With her family, she loves travelling around China, the best places for her are Datong Hanging Monastery, Zhangjiajie and Tibet.