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Candidate

  Tessa Jowell
Dulwich & West Norwood
Minister for the New Deal

Elected in 2001? 
Personal details
Married 1st, 1970, Roger Jowell (marriage dissolved 1977), married 2nd, March 17, 1979, David
1 son, 1 daughter, 3 stepchildren.

Education
St Margaret's School, Aberdeen
Aberdeen (MA), Edinburgh UniversityGoldsmith's College, London University.

Non-political career
Child care officer, London Borough of Lambeth 1969-71
Psychiatric social worker, Maudsley Hospital 1972-74
Assistant director, MIND 1974-86
Director: Community care special action project, Birmingham 1987-90
Joseph Rowntree Foundation, Community Care Programme 1990-92
Senior visiting research fellow: Policy Studies Institute 1987-90
King's Fund Institute 1990-92.

Electoral history
Contested Ilford North 1978 by-election and 1979 general election. Member for Dulwich 1992-97, and for Dulwich and West Norwood since May 1, 1997.

Political career
Minister of State: Department of Health (Minister for Public Health) 1997-99
Department for Education and Employment (Minister for Employment, Welfare to Work and Equal Opportunities) 1999-. Spokesman: Frontbench Opposition Spokesperson on: Women 1995-96
Health 1994-95, 1996-97.

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