Andrea started her career in the charity sector in 2002 as a support worker in short term residential provision for individuals with mental health issues. She progressed in a variety of roles before setting up several newly commissioned services, working with homelessness, substance misuse and dual diagnosis in Yorkshire and Humber.
2015 saw Andrea working across the North of England and Midlands managing a range of substance misuse contracts and treatment provision, before spending 4 years as an Operational Manager overseeing Supported Living and Crisis provision for Learning Disability and Mental Health.
Working for National Care Group has provided an opportunity to focus on an individual’s journey, across a range of services and locations.
Andrea is committed to the aims and ethos of National Care Group and improving access to services; working alongside providers to enhance the experience for referrers and ensure individuals are provided with high-quality support which is both holistic and bespoke.
Outside of work, when not at home with her cats, Andrea enjoys walking, theatre, and live music.