Meet the Team!Your team have a range of skills and experience in health and care, read their short introductions below.
CEO Healthwatch Leeds. My role is to put the voice of people at the centre of health and care in Leeds. I have previously worked in the private, public and third sector, prior to Healthwatch Leeds, I was a Director at Forum Central, the voice of the health and care third sector in Leeds.
I am the Team Leader at Healthwatch Leeds. I am part of the team responsible for ensuring that people and communities have real influence over local services and making sure the impact that we have can be demonstrated widely. I’ve been with Healthwatch since we started in 2013 and previously worked for Leeds LINk and the national charity Shaw Trust.
I am the Senior Administrator for Healthwatch Leeds, I ensure the smooth running of the administrative side of things within the office. I previously worked within the health sector working for NHS England supporting Senior Directors.
I’m the Volunteer Manager for Healthwatch Leeds, the main part of my role is to encourage all our volunteers to achieve their potential, help them develop their skills and have a positive volunteering experience
I am one of the part-time Community Project Workers at Healthwatch Leeds. One of my key roles is ensuring that people and communities have real influence over local services. I am also responsible for supporting volunteers, providing information and advice about accessing health and social care services and gathering views of people across Leeds about their experiences of these services.
I’m a part time Community Project Worker for Healthwatch Leeds and I currently lead on our work relating to children and young people. I co-ordinate our brilliant group of young volunteers YouthWatch Leeds who help make sure that young people’s voices are heard in health and social care services.
I am a full time Community Project worker for Healthwatch Leeds. My key roles include providing information and advice on how to access services, promoting and supporting the involvement of people in commissioning and working in partnership across different sectors and services.