About Us

Meet the Team

Creative Support has a dedicated Training Team based at Head Office overseen by the Head of Training & Development, who is supported by Administration Staff, Training Coordinators, Trainers, Diploma Assessors and Internal Verifiers.

We also have a team of professionals who are qualified Nurses and Social Workers who manage our services throughout the UK and deliver some of our induction and standalone courses.

Ray Corry - Head of Learning & Development

Complaints, compliments and suggestions
Training course structure and development issues
General organisational advice
Academic and leadership advice
Queries regarding national standards
Staff competencies framework
Staff development issues and queries
Karen Priestley - PA to Ray Corry

Secretary to Ray Corry
Supervision of the Admin Team
Diploma queries
General training queries
Janet Glentworth - Vocational Centre Manager

Leadership of the TAQA and IQA Team
Internal verification
Diploma allocation
Advice and issues regarding diplomas
Leigh Fielding – Quality Enhancement Lead

General queries regarding specific courses and course content, course development and research queries
Academic and skills queries
Coaching and mentoring advice and guidance
Michael Johnson - Training Coordinator

Academic queries
Queries regarding specific courses and course content
Course development and research queries
Naomi Thomas-Gresty - Training Officer

General queries regarding specific courses and course content, course development and research queries
Academic and skills queries
Coaching and mentoring advice and guidance
Sasha Johns - Training Officer

General queries regarding specific courses and course content, course development and research queries
Academic and skills queries
Coaching and mentoring advice and guidance
Paul Banister - Training Officer

General queries regarding CITRUS training and assessment
Moving and Handling assessments/support
Mik Parr - Training Officer

General queries regarding CITRUS training and assessment
Learning Disability training queries
First Aid training queries
Safreen Khan - Practice Learning Coordinator

Management of the Social Work Placement Programme
Social work placements
Assessed and Supported Year in Employment (ASYE)
Sophie Joannou - Regional Training Coordinator

Regional training queries
Information of local training offices and contacts
General training queries
James Perkins - Regional Training Coordinator

Support of the admin team
Training calendar production
General training queries
Natalia Moreno – Training & Development Coordinator

E-Learning queries
Marketing queries
General Training queries
Pat Wilson - Business Support Officer

Financial queries
General organisational queries
General training queries
Nazia Maqsood - Training & Marketing Administrator

Marketing queries
External Training Advice and Bookings
General training queries
Harison Bescoby - Qualification Administrator

Mandatory training for new employees
Training queries for new staff
General Training queries

Our Assessors work nationally providing:
Vocational assessment and quality assurance
Vocational advice
Core training and standards advice

Shirline Hall, Philip Sage, Barbara Jones, Keith Steventon, Deborah Coates, Sophie Welch, Pauline Todd, Alice Grimes, Margareta Whipday, Miltos Baralos,Diane Walker, Ellen Allan

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