I have a background in Art further education and social care day centres. I have worked for The Action Group for over 21 years, initially starting as a support worker and progressing through management to my current post as Development Manager. I have an SVQ level 4 and am qualified and registered as manager for the West Lothian services. I am responsible for two of the Edinburgh HACCS teams as well as development and new growth across all of the West Lothian services, which includes both adults and children’s work. I am part of the Health and Safety Committee within the Action Group and committed to ensuring we develop and maintain safe working practices across the organisation.