Ben joined Creative Care in 2012, as Director Of Operations, with 18 years’ experience and a level 6 in Leadership and Management in health and social care. He started his career as a Support Worker, leading through to Registered Management, Quality, and Operations within the care services for individuals with Learning Disabilities, Autism, Complex Needs, and Mental Health Difficulties.
Ben has a great track record of being able to identify and quickly pick up where there is quality problems and strategically work to improve these and deliver high standards of care. He has a proven background in leading homes and businesses to better quality and to excel in Local Authority and CQC inspections.
Ben's biggest passion is for the people we support. Ben wants to ensure that the people that are supported at Creative Care, are able to fulfill their dreams and aspirations, learn new skills, become as independent as possible, and that this is all delivered in a Person-Centred way following the values and principles of Positive Behaviour Support and enablement.
Ben also passionately believes that Creative Care should not just be the best place to live, but the best place to work and that our staff are fundamental in how we achieve our goals. He believes that staff should be coached, mentored, motivated, and, most importantly, feel valued, so that the people we support receive the best Quality of Care and the staff team enjoy being at work.