Jane Southeard - Director

Jane joined the Board in September 2013 following her retirement from Warwickshire County Council as a Service Manager in Adult Social Care. She qualified as a Social Worker 40 years ago at the University of Bath and has a wide range of experience in the field.

She’s managed social work teams for older people and people with physical disabilities in Oxfordshire and Warwickshire, including the countywide reviewing and adult safeguarding teams in Warwickshire. Before retirement, she was involved in the development of Extra Care Housing and is committed to the modernisation and provision of high quality residential care for older people. She also has experience as a volunteer and as a carer.