Group H.R. Lead
Mandy has worked in HR since 1990, beginning her career with London Underground where she spent 10 years working as an Employee Relations Manager before deciding to take a career break and moving back home to York.
Once back in York, Mandy did a variety of jobs to fit in with the needs of her young family, which included working in a nursery, at Marks and Spencer’s and working for an Accountancy Firm, before returning to HR at the Food and Environment Research Agency as a Complex Casework Manager. In this role Mandy gained invaluable experience in organisational restructures and TUPE as the business was sold to a private company.
Mandy joined the Christchurch Group in September 2016 working in HR at Woodlands and has more recently taken on the role of HR Lead for the Group. She has been working on improving HR processes and procedures and updating policies. She has also been working on a number of training packages for Managers.
Mandy attended Middlesex University where she achieved an MA in Human Resource Management, this incorporated her CIPD qualification. Mandy is a Chartered Member of the CIPD and is an active member of the York Branch.
When she’s not at work Mandy enjoys going to the gym and walking.