Sarah Keenan. Lead Trainer

Biography:
Sarah has worked in the Heath and Social Care Sector for 15 years in both children and adults respite services and long term residential units. She has a wealth of experience working with those with learning & physical disabilities, mental illness, behaviour that challenge us, Autism and older people with diagnosis such as Dementia.
It is her belief that everyone should have an independent and equal voice regardless of ability. Her passion for people rights, choice, independence and well being is the golden thread of everything she does.
Hugely passionate and experienced in delivering training, Sarah works with a plethora of participants including Retirement Villages, Care homes, Residential Services, Domiciliary Services, and health settings

In addition to her BA Hons degree, Sarah is a qualified Safeguarding Instructor, holds an IOSH qualification in People Moving and Handling & Managing Safely.
She is also a First Aid instructor in both Adults and Paediatric and can deliver Level 2 courses in Medication and Food Safety.
Since 2019 Sarah has qualified as First Aid for Mental Health instructor.
As a passionate community champion Sarah volunteers at The Cancer Support Centre at a Trustee, a volunteer receptionist at St Giles Hospice & a Group Chair of an Executive Committee for a local Scout