Paul has a passion for supporting and creating conditions in which people can reach their potential and lead meaningful lives.  He has 19 years’ experience working in the social care sector across forensic mental health, criminal justice and substance misuse. Starting off on the frontline as a support worker, Paul worked with mentally disordered offenders and then as a drug interventions worker leading on a local prolific and other priority offender scheme.

Over the last 12 years, Paul has worked in different managerial roles encompassing, service delivery, performance management, quality improvement and governance lead roles. He has experience and keen interest in coaching and development, use of digital technologies, service design, pathway development and service user journey refinement. Paul also has qualifications in Marketing Management, Digital Technologies and Leadership and Management in health and social care.