BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER
Sue Holton is a social worker who has specialised in the area of Fostering and Adoption for over 20 years.
She has personal experience of adoption and the care system and Sue and her family were local authority foster carers for many years; enjoying the challenges and rewards this provided, hence her desire to become a childcare social worker.
Sue is an experienced senior manager with a track record of success in service development. She has numerous achievements in the field of developing and implementing systems to ensure compliance with Fostering & Adoption Regulations for both independent and voluntary agencies and significant experience in Chairing both local authority and voluntary agency fostering and adoption Panels. Sue is an accredited Neuro Linguistic Master Practitioner and utilises her knowledge and skills to support people through major change at both an individual and team level.
Sue has been married to Phil for over 30 years and they have 3 adult children and 3 grandchildren (hoping for more in the near future). She is an active and creative member of the local community, having years of experience in community dance and youth activities designed at building self-esteem, confidence and citizenship.
Sue is really excited about the opportunity to be involved in the development of ARC Adoption North East and being part of the team who will make this an ‘outstanding’ Adoption Service.