We’d like to welcome Wendy Holt as the new Centre Manager at Chain Lane Community Hub. She has just started so please say Hi if you happen to be on site.
Wendy is a qualified social worker who holds a Level 5 Diploma in Leadership for Health and Social Care. She also brings a wealth of experience of working in the voluntary and not-for-profit sector, having worked previously for North Yorkshire Advocacy, York Housing Association and both Age UK North Yorkshire and Age UK Knaresborough.
She is qualified in British Sign Language and worked as a Social Worker for Deaf People, within both NYCC and Bradford District Councils. Wendy has experience of working directly with vulnerable groups and also recruiting and managing volunteers to provide services, with a specific focus on older people at risk of isolation.