Prior to Joining IPS Grow as a regional Lead for the South East, Warren had 10 years working experience in Sussex for Southdown’s Supported employment service.
Working Collaboratory with Sussex Partnership NHS foundations trust; he progressed from Employment Specialist to Team Manager with responsibility for up to 11 employment specialists across 3 contracts
Warren has experience in designing and delivering induction training for new IPS workforces and delivered IPS specific training to external organisations for and on the behalf of the centre for mental health. Prior to Southdown Warren’s career spanned across welfare to work, training, recruitment and sales roles.
Warren hopes to help IPS Grow increase the impact that positive IPS provisions can both on the individuals it supports and the services that deliver it. Within the South East there is already some excellent work going on to support the IPS community and he is aiming to be able to share best practice, raise aspirations and increase the consistency of how people work to the model.