Meet the Team - Yvonne Cherrington

Job Title:
Yvonne Cherrington DipSW HE MCMI
Managing Director and International Life Coach

Yvonne is a qualified and registered social worker with the General Social Care Council (GSCC) and holds the Chartered Management Institutes (CMI) Level 7, Executive Diploma in Management and CMI NVQ Level 5 in Operational Management. Yvonne also holds NCFE Level 2 Mentoring work based Support, Counselling Certificates, Child Abuse and Neglect Qualification and a range of other qualifications and certificates.

Yvonne pledges to ensure the 'heat is controlled' for all users of our services whom devote the time and effort needed to elevate themselves or their organisation into their enhanced futures.

Yvonne resides in Northeast and has widely travelled to meet contract requirements; she is devoted to her family and places them at the top of her agenda. Yvonne strives to ensure work life balance at all times.

Yvonne is a registered and qualified social worker and strongly subscribes to her social work and managerial values and ethics of treating everyone with dignity, respect and value, thus ensuring that all work undertaken by Red Pressures is entrenched within an anti-oppressive and anti-discriminatory frameworks in addition to ensuring value for money for all.

Experience and Knowledge:
Yvonne has a wealth of social work, organisational and business knowledge and expertise and has worked as a residential and field social worker inclusive of working within secure units which cater for those young people who have committed grave crimes which would have resulted in a custodial sentence if not for their age.

Yvonne has been key social worker and provided managerial expertise for children and families, children looked after, children in need and safeguarding services for almost twenty years.

Yvonne has spent the majority of her career working within public services and has also managed voluntary and charitable services too.

Yvonne has held a public appointment for the Appointments Commission as a Non Executive Director of the Primary Care Trust and is currently a Trustee for Spurgeons Charity.

Yvonne has provided successful business coaching and mentoring to a wide range of business.

Hobbies and Interests:
Yvonne has an interest in yoga techniques, property restoration, living a full and active life and relaxation techniques.

Achievements to date:

Yvonne Cherrington DipSW/HE MCMI
Managing Director

Red Pressures Ltd - Controlling the Heat!