Michelle is the Volunteer Manager which replaces that of Community Development Officer and will continue to bring her professionalism and great wealth of experience to this vital role, with a need to recruit, vet and induct additional volunteers to support proposed new services and activities as well as maintaining sufficient volunteers to deliver our traditional voluteer roles and tasks.
Michelle's career involves over twenty years working for the Isle of Wight Council Social Services Department. Her last role was working for a local housing association as a sheltered housing officer. Both roles were a combination of community, hospital and office based services and much of the work involved supporting clients, families and carers with their disabilities and abilities, working together to promote their independence and wellbeing.
Michelle's interests including gardening, reading, bird watching and playing the piano in her spare time.