Pictured: Anne Pickard, (Manager) Mark Fennelly (Regional Operations Manager)
Anne started as a Manager of the Leeds Floating Outreach service in 2000 with 1 client and a team of staff on temporary contracts.
Now in 2013 the service supports 111 client’s in the community and provides over 1000 hours of support a week over the whole of Leeds.
She was nominated by her team.
“In summary Anne has always strived to ensure the service is high performing and has put a lot of systems in place so that staff can support people with maintaining their daily living skills and independence whilst also working towards outcomes and learning new skills. Anne has a reputation for ensuring the client’s needs are the first and most important feature of the service.”
Her recognition has been acknowledged by SMT and St Anne's in awarding her the Top Manager award.
Her award was presented by Mark Fennelly in front of her team at a team meeting in July.