Stay’s Management Team
Stay’s Management Team is currently made up of the Chief Executive, the Operations Manager, the HR Advisor and the Finance Manager. The Management Team is responsible for:
- The overall strategic management of Stay
- Ensuring a co-ordinated approach to the operational management of Stay
- Agreeing the Business Plan for approval by the Board and for monitoring its implementation.
- Reviewing all major new initiatives before they are taken to the Board, and commenting as appropriate.
- Carrying out tasks on behalf of the Board
John has over 25 years experience of working in the housing sector for various organisations, including specialist providers of supported housing. During that time he has held senior positions with responsibility for major housing disciplines including housing management, supported housing, development, maintenance and community investment. John has been a member of the Chartered Institute of Housing for over 20 years.
Operations Manager – Helen Burton
Helen has worked in Supported Housing for over 12 years, starting as a support worker at our Women’s scheme, moving on to co-ordinate the scheme and then becoming a Service Manager for the Supported Homes Scheme. Helen has now been promoted to Operations Manager and oversees our Floating Support Team, Intensive Housing Management and Safeguarding. Helen is also a trained counsellor.
HR Advisor – Donna Griffin BA (Hons) Assoc CIPD
Donna has worked for Stay for 17 years, starting out in administration, qualifying in HR in 2011. Prior to moving to Telford she worked for the University of Wales Aberystwyth.
Finance Manager – Howard Bailes
Profile to be added soon
Fundraising & Marketing Executive – Kay Bennett
Kay started out with Stay in an administration role undertaking some fundraising activities and has recently been appointed to this role to focus all of her efforts on Stay’s fundraising and marketing activity.
Homeless Outreach Co-ordinator – Paul Sansome
Paul started out as a support worker in Stay’s HMO’s and was appointed to this role which deals directly with those who find themselves homeless or at risk of becoming homeless.
Our Staff Team
The link below will take you to our current staff structure.
Stay Staff Structure January 2018
Intensive Housing Team Leader – Debbi Morris