About Margaret Gilbert
Margaret works with parents, families, and adolescents 16+, online, all over the world empowering them in their daily lives and in their parenting journey. Building on competencies and strengths to improve, quality of life for individual and families.
Margaret is an experienced Family Support Worker, Further Education Teacher and Home Tuition Tutor (ASD) with 24 years’ experience working with individuals, families, young adults and learners. She has worked in a in a diverse range of settings including Education as an SNA & Home Tuition Tutor, Disability (Kerry Autism Services), Social (Family Support Team-Social Work Department, HSE), Community Development (Sports and Childcare provision) and Community Health Care Sectors (Kerry Intervention and Disability Services & Aspect-Cork Association for Autism. Margaret has operated a private Family Support and Home Tuition service to families, children and young people.
Margaret has delivered the following training for other organisations:
Health Care Assistant Trainee ship (QQI Level 5)
Special Needs Assisting Training (QQI Level 5 & 6)
Co-facilitated Healthy Sexuality Programmes in Secondary Schools.
Margaret has lectured for UCC-ACE on their Disability Studies course (level 6 & 7) Psychology and Disability (module) and she has also held the post of class tutor for their Autism Studies Course.