ARC NI Meet the Team

 

Dedicated to making real change happen

Leslie-Anne Newton

Northern Ireland Director

Strategically guides our team as we make plans and action them.

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Stephen Walker

Office Manager 

Manages and supports the smooth running of the ARC NI office and administers training.

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Louise Hughes

Telling It Like It Is (TILII) Coordinator

Coordinates and facilitates TILII Groups and the Accessible Information Service.

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Charlotte Smith

Telling It Like It Is (TILII) Project Officer

Facilitates TILII groups and supports the Accessible Information Service.

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Training delivering ARC NI training to a group of listening learners.

ARC NI Trainers  

Our trainers include Social Workers, Occupational Therapists, Counsellors, Positive Behaviour Support specialists, Psychologists, HR professionals and Executive Coaches. 

With a wealth of experience in health and social care they are able to offer a range of courses relevant to front line staff, middle management and leaders. 

Training is also supported by a team of Experts By Experience.  Their externally evaluated training has benefited their peers and staff for over 20 years. 

A group of Bangor TILII members smiling

TILII Members

ARC NI is supported by over 50 Experts By Experience. 

TILII help the team understand what is important to people with a learning disability, autism and other support needs. 

They help shape and deliver our work through training, advocacy and accessible information.

UK Strategic Leadership Team

Clive Parry

England Director

Clive is responsible for making sure ARC England delivers ARC’s vision, mission and aims.

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James Fletcher

Scotland Director

James is responsible for making sure ARC Scotland delivers ARC’s vision, mission and aims.

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Leslie-Anne Newton

NI Director

Leslie-Anne is responsible for making sure ARC NI delivers ARC’s vision, mission and aims.

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Martin Anderson

Finance Director

Martin deals with all ARC finances and Human Resources.

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Vicky Shirley

Governance Co-ordinator

Vicky supports the Strategic Leadership Team, the Chair of the ARC Board and its Trustees.

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