Vicky Harris

Social Inclusion and Vocational Services Manager, Dudley and Walsall Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust

Vicky has worked in both the voluntary and public sector for 18 years supporting people with mental health problems to achieve employment.  Vicky’s experience of managing a variety of projects and services to increase the employment opportunities and retention of work, for this client group has led to a variety of externally funded opportunities.  Teams of vocational specialists offer support to our clients as well as local employers, so that they can grow their businesses, recruit the correct staff, and support those who may experience mental health issues whilst in work.  The team includes a specialist retention advisor that works with a range of employers on reasonable adjustments for their workforce.