Director of People Development, HR and Volunteers
Patricia joined Shooting Star Children’s Hospices in August 2015 to lead on the strategic delivery of all aspects of people development and facilities for our 200 staff and 700 volunteers. She brings with her a wealth of experience following seven successful years as Head of Human Resources at the Multiple Sclerosis Society leading on major people and performance projects and the development of HR policies and standards. Her previous roles include Director of Personnel at Morley College and HR Manager at Queen Mary, University of London.
Patricia has a range of qualifications, including BA Hons in Business Studies majoring in Industrial Relations and Personnel Management, an MSc in Public Service Management and is a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development.
Best thing about Shooting Star Children’s Hospices
“The passion people have for Shooting Star Children’s Hospices – both staff and volunteers – is quite remarkable. The dedication they show really does make a difference to the level of support we provide for families.”
If Patricia was one of the Friendlies, she would be…
Chuckles: Works tirelessly to keep our people smiling.