For the past 5 of those years he has held the role of Registered Manager. During his time both in care and as a manager, he has developed a sound knowledge of the regulations, standards and frameworks. He also has good understanding of working with and leading a staff team, obtaining the best from his staff through direct mentoring and coaching and regular supervision process so they are equipped and supported to work with the young people in their care. Stephen has supported young people through both short term and long term placements, he has ensured they receive the best care and opportunities and he seen them achieve in education and social development. Stephen holds NVQ level 3 and NVQ Level 5.