Claire is a qualified Social Worker who has led and managed care and support services in the voluntary sector, for over 30 years. Throughout her career, Claire has held management positions in residential care, domiciliary care, extra care, sheltered housing, supportive living, and outreach support. She has acquired a broad range of transferable skills through implementing new services, improving failing services and remodelling existing services, which supports her to manage and develop Guild Care’s Community Services, in line with our Strategy.

Claire is passionate about providing inclusive and high-quality person-centred support, and using her experience to challenge poor performance and ensure that services are adapted to ensure they are accessible to all.

Outside work, Claire volunteers for a national charity that provides holidays for children with disabilities.