The Team

Kamilla Garcia- Paredes

Registered Manager (Designate)

Kamilla Garcia- Paredes

Kamilla Garcia- Paredes

Registered Manager (Designate)

  • Level 5 Diploma in Leadership for Health and Social Care and C&YP Service
  • Level 3 Diploma for Residential Childcare
  • Master’s Degree in the field of Pedagogy              
  • Master’s Degree in the field of Specialisation in Musculoskeletal and Neurological Conditions  

Kamilla has over twelve years experience in the care industry, five of which have been as House Manager for Rowden House School. She was also appointed Designated Safeguarding Lead for Rowden House School until February 2018.

Kamilla started her career in care in the role of Residential Support Worker which gave her the     understanding of the profession as well as an understanding of the physical and emotional challenges staff, young people and their families face, including the transitions in and out of placements. Kamilla was promoted to Deputy Residential Manager for Rowden House School in February 2019, gaining hands-on experience in key aspects of the day to day running and the strategic long term vision of the home.

As Safeguarding Lead Kamilla ensured that the home provided a safe and nurturing environment for   residents, where they felt valued, consulted and listened to. She promoted an open and transparent service which welcomed constructive and objective feedback from all stakeholders, in order to improve practice while supporting the young people to reach their maximum potential.

 

 

Martin Carter

Campus Principal

Martin Carter

Martin Carter

Campus Principal

  • BEd (Hons) – London University
  • NPQH

Martin joined the SENAD Group in February 2013. As Principal his role is to lead and develop the range of SENAD services within Herefordshire. This includes Rowden House School, the adult provision within Winslow Court and Cedar Lodge, plus three adult community homes. Martin has over 25 years experience in the field of learning disabilities, including three previous Headships.  He is committed to person-centred approaches and cares passionately about positive outcomes.

Ruth Nolan

Head of Learning

Ruth Nolan

Ruth Nolan

Head of Learning

  • BEd (Hons) – Bath Spa University
  • NVQ 7 Diploma in Leadership and Management

Ruth joined the SENAD group in February 2013. As Head of Learning her role is to create a consistent approach to the development of learning within the SENAD services in Herefordshire, ensuring that each provision is tailored to the individual’s needs. Ruth has over 25 years experience of teaching and senior management in a variety of educational settings. During this time she has developed an empathy and understanding of students’ educational, emotional and social needs and is committed to supporting continuing development, knowledge and understanding for all learners and staff.

Julia Hawkes

Health and Wellbeing Manager

Julia Hawkes

Julia Hawkes

Health and Wellbeing Manager

  • NVQ Healthcare
  • Professional Clinical Skills
  • Award in Education and Training
  • Professional Development in Social Care
  • PRN Medication Administration
  • Allergy and Anaphylactic Care

Julia has worked for Winslow Court for over 11 years. She is the named person for controlled medication and lead trainer/assessor in medication training. In her role she oversees all aspects of medication administration and compliance, liaising with health professionals and staff medication and healthcare training. Her role covers the groups Herefordshire based adult homes; Winslow Court, Cedar Lodge, Park House, Orchard End and Fairfield House. Julia is also responsible for Health and Wellbeing of young people at Rowden House School.