Derek Benn

Hello my name is Derek. I am thinking of being a Director on the Board of Inclusion North. I have been invited to attend a few meetings.

 

My Experience

 

Supporting / providing services for people with learning disabilities for 29 years.  Both within Health and Social Care.

I am chair of governors at a local primary school.  The school has a high number of children with special educational needs.

 

My Skills and Knowledge

 

Registered Nurse in Learning Disabilities

Leadership skills

Developing Services

Good technology skills

Talking and listening to people

 

What is important to me

 

Doing a good job

Trying new things

Providing great services

Promoting inclusion

The environment

 

What people say about me

 

Strong principles and a gentle tenacity

Good at being able to look at situation from another person’s perspective

Genuine honest nature

 

I Enjoy

 

Cooking

Walking

Camping

Family time

Technology