Phillip williams

Acumen Manager

Cerys jones

Acumen Deputy Manager

Soraya Hassan

HR Manager

Jac Goodswen

Finanace Manager

Zarah Khan

Lead Care Coordinator

Karyl Evans

Care Coordinator

Tamzin George

Care Coordinator

Dale Davies

Care Coordinator

Modu Braimah

Social Care Wales Administrator

Megan Meredith

Recruitment Administrator 

Nadia Hellard

Recruitment Coordinator

Phillip Williams

Acumen Manager

Preferred name: Phil

Start date: November 2017

Overall time within the Health and Social care sector: 12 years

Qualifications relevant to the role: QCF level 2, 3, 5 Adults, 5 CYP

What you enjoy about your role: ‘Witnessing our employees form part of the teams they work alongside and becoming instrumental with the individuals they support. Managing a dynamic team of individuals from all walks of life, building relations with our customer and employee base, and seeing our once “Small” agency, grow to the size it has, with no signs of slowing down anytime soon!’

Fun fact about yourself: ‘I still have a milk tooth at 29’

Likes: Mountain biking

Dislikes: Shopping

Other roles within ACS: Support Worker, Care Coordinator, Deputy Manager

Cerys Jones

Deputy Acumen Manager

Preferred name: Cerys

Start date: August 2020

Overall time within the Health and Social care sector: 7 years

Qualifications relevant to the role: Level 5 Diploma in Leadership for Health and Social Care Services (Adults’ Management)

What you enjoy about your role: Every day is different. It’s always busy, fast paced and rewarding. We have a great staff team and I enjoy getting to know everyone.’

Fun fact about yourself: ‘I studied fashion for 9 years and enjoy making clothes’

Likes: Dogs, holidays and pizza.

Dislikes: Spiders, wasps and flying

Soraya Hassan

HR Manager

Preferred name: Soraya or Ray

Start date: 1st Dec 2020

Overall time within the Health and Social care sector: 8 years

Qualifications relevant to the role: CIPD Associate. Safer Recruitment.

What you enjoy about your role: My purpose is to provide pivotal support to managers and staff alike. Staff are integral to any business; my main goal is to ensure that our staff are happy and are treated fairly whilst being a support to our managers. I enjoy the challenges that employment law brings. Additionally, to my role as HR Manager, I oversee the recruitment department, What I enjoy most about working within recruitment is knowing each candidate that we recruit are Safer Recruitment screened and hired in line with our values, behaviours, and goals. We ensure that we are recruiting top talent who want to make a difference every day.

Fun fact about yourself ‘Won a gold medal in an Irish Dancing competition.’

Likes: Love travelling and learning cultures.

Dislikes: Fish

Jac Goodswen

Finance Partner

Preferred name: Jac

Start date: June 2020

Overall time within the Health and Social care sector: 1 year

Qualifications relevant to the role: ATT Level 2. Currently studying ATT Level 3

What you enjoy about your role: ‘Working under pressure to meet tight deadlines’

Fun fact about yourself: ‘I unofficially beat the Guinness world record of fastest time eating 40 chicken nuggets in one sitting’. 

Likes: Football

Dislikes: Ignorance

Other roles within ACS: Support worker for 1 year.

Zarah Khan

Lead Coordinator

Preferred name: Zarah

Start date: 27th July 2020

Overall time within the Health and Social care sector: 11 years

Qualifications relevant to the role: QCF level 2

What you enjoy about your role: ‘My lovely team!’

Fun fact about yourself: ‘I’m an overseas landowner’

Likes: Travelling

Dislikes: Football

Karyl Evans

Senior Care Coordinator

Preferred name: Karyl

Start date: 20th September 2018

Overall time within the Health and Social care sector: 29 years

What you enjoy about your role: ‘Speaking to people and allocating shifts.’

Fun fact about yourself: ‘I have survived a shark bite to my leg.’

Tamzin george

Care Coordinator

Preferred name: Tamzin

Start date: 4th April 2022

Overall time within the Health and Social care sector: 7 years

Qualifications relevant to the role: Recently enrolled onto a health and social care QCF

What you enjoy about your role: ‘One thing I enjoy about my role is my work team, Having a great team makes work so much more enjoyable.’

Fun fact about yourself: ‘I am generally always happy.’

Likes: Animals

Dislikes: Loud eating

Dale Davies

Care Coordinator

Preferred name: Dale

Start date: 28th June 2021

Overall time within the Health and Social care sector: 17 years

Qualifications relevant to the role: Health and Social Care NVQ

What you enjoy about your role: ‘Speaking to different people and building relationships with customers and staff.’

Fun fact about yourself: ‘I am learning to sail because I plan to live on a boat.’

Likes: Travelling

Dislikes: The rain

Modu Braimah

Social Care Wales Administrator

Preferred name: Modu

Start date: 29th May 2020

Overall time within the Health and Social care sector: 2 years

Qualifications relevant to the role: AWIF, QCF

What you enjoy about your role: ‘Interacting with staff, offering support and solutions to their challenges.’

Fun fact about yourself: ‘Huge fan of Arsenal FC’

Likes: Reading books (fiction & non-fiction), and gaming.

Dislikes: Surprises

Other roles within ACS: Support Worker

Megan Meredith

Recruitment Administrator 

Preferred name: Meg

Start date: November 2018

Overall time within the Health and Social care sector: 4 years

Qualifications relevant to the role: Safer Recruitment trained, first aider, Level 3 Children and Young People NVQ 

What you enjoy about your role: ‘That no day is the same. I also enjoy how fast paced and challenging it can be sometimes.’

Fun fact about yourself: ‘I was on Cbeebies as a child, on a show called Razzle Dazzle’

Likes: Football

Dislikes: The Sea

Other roles within ACS: Support worker. Payroll Assistant.

Nadia Hellard

Recruitment Co-ordinator

Preferred name: Nadia

Start date: 23rd September 2021

Overall time within the Health and Social care sector: 1 year

Qualifications relevant to the role: Safer recruitment and first aid.

What you enjoy about your role: ‘Hearing different people’s stories and experiences during interviews.’

Fun fact about yourself: ‘I’m currently learning BSL, Welsh and French.’

Likes: The Walking Dead

Dislikes: Wasps