Rebecca Cole

Hello my name is Rebecca and I am the Project Manager for Yorkshire and Humber at Inclusion North.

 

My Experience

 

I have worked with people with a learning disability for many years, my passion comes from growing up with my brother who has a learning disability.

In the past working  in lots of different types of services including day services, shared lives and community development.

I also worked as a trainer and a lifelong learning tutor working with people with a learning disability.

 

My Skills and Knowledge

 

Communicating and building relationships.

Research- I can find things out that I don’t know but need to know.

Facilitating sessions and sharing information.

 

What is important to me

 

Social Justice – Equality and Human Rights.

Living true to my values- these include things like being honest, open and fair.

Empowering people.

Family and friends.

 

What people say about me

 

Words that people use to describe me:

Funny, Kind, Patient, Helpful, Clear thinker, Passionate, Encouraging, Good Listener, A Thinker, Great sense of humour, solution focused, positive and optimistic, honest and good at challenging.

 

I Enjoy

 

Working with people who inspire me.

Long country walks with my dog.

Photography and art.

Spending time with my family and friends.

Eating – love cooking and good food!