Who We Are

Team Profile

Rebecca Jacques

Rebecca works at The Children’s Society to develop policy and create change for children and young people experiencing poverty. She works to highlight the issues facing children and families living on low incomes in order to influence national and local changes to public policy. Before joining The Children’s Society, Rebecca volunteered for six months in Mexico, working directly with children living in poverty to increase their access to education. She studied for an MA in Sociology and a BA in History and Politics at The University of Sheffield before beginning a career in the charity sector.