About us Meet the team Our team Sarah Shippen Administration Assistant An experienced and qualified Administrator, Sarah has over 18 years’ experience of working in busy offices. Sarah began her career as an Office Junior at an accountants before progressing to Administration Assistant at a cleaning company and then joining South Tyneside Adoption Service. Sarah joined South Tyneside Adoption Service where she worked for almost nine years gaining knowledge, qualifications and experience for her current Administrator role at ARC Adoption. Sarah is instrumental in supporting ARC Adoption's Therapeutic Adoption Support Team and enjoys providing a high quality, comprehensive and confidential administrative support to the outstanding team at ARC Adoption. Married for 14 years and with two lovely children. Sarah spends most evenings playing taxi driver ‘doing the football run’ or dropping her daughter off at various clubs, whilst also squeezing some exercise classes into her busy schedule.