Derek Benn

Hello my name is Derek. I am a Director on the Board of Inclusion North.


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





Family time