I love the diversity of my job, it’s always very busy and I oversee teams that do some great work.
Phil is the Area Manager for South West Wales region, encompassing 16 projects and growing, from Swansea to Carmarthenshire, Neath and Port Talbot.
There are a mix of projects under Phil’s remit, including; hostels, abstinence projects, rough sleeping outreach services, alternative bed and breakfast accommodation, private rented sector and floating support services and conflict resolution.
Phil’s background is in mental health and challenging behaviour. He has extensive experience as a trainer, delivering challenging behaviour courses. He has also been a manager for various schemes over the past ten years including working in the private residential sector and registered social landlords (RSLs).
Phil started his career as a support worker and worked his way up. He is proud to utilise his experiences and knowledge to support his teams every working day.
Sometimes people are seen as a set of problems, but I believe if you try and provide support and treat the person properly then the problem can soon disappear.