Staff Profiles

Jo Billington

Affiliate Tutor in Education

School of Education

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Jo Billington

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Jo teaches across various programmes in the School of Education at Brookes focusing on aspects of child development, SEND & inclusion. She also supervises undergraduate and postgraduate research projects in SEND-related topics.

Jo is also a Doctoral Researcher in the Centre for Autism at the University of Reading. Her PhD research focuses on the wellbeing of autistic students in mainstream primary schools.

In addition to her teaching and research, Jo is a specialist autism practitioner offering practical support to parents, carers and professionals. She runs courses and workshops in a wide range of topics related to children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities. She has a particular interest in mental health and is part of the training team at the Charlie Waller Memorial Trust.