James Allen recognised in the Top 50 Leaders in Care Report 2018

August 10, 2018

Consensus are delighted that James Allen, our Managing Director has been named among to top 50 Leaders in Care Report 2018 by Care Home Professional in the category, Executive Management.

Nominations were open in the five categories of: Executive Management, Care Quality and Compliance, Operations and Development, Leaders of Tomorrow and Innovators in Care. The report spotlights individuals that make a positive difference to everybody around them with their attitude, their commitment, their positivity and their expertise every day.

James has for over 25 years focussed on supporting individuals with complex learning disabilities in both the public and independent sectors. He has led large scale organisational change, service re-provision, and the commissioning of new and innovative community based residential and supported living services across the UK.

As the Managing Director for Consensus for the past 11 years, James has helped it grow and succeed since its inception as a part of the Caring Homes Group. He is very proud of the many things Consensus has supported people to achieve, and of the people who work within the organisation.

James is always building upon success by nurturing relationships, collaborating with colleagues, engaging with colleagues and listening to stakeholders.

James has led Consensus through a challenging year in the sector but with strong support from his team and a committed workforce has achieved 95% in Care Quality Compliance including 2 outstanding services, supported 650 individuals in both residential, supported living and community-based opportunities across 90 sites, employed and provided training for over 1,600 colleagues and worked with over 133 LA’s and CCG’s.

James has become increasingly involved as a voice in the sector contributing to CQC consultations, Care England’s Provider Groups, ADASS, and LD Voices to provide expertise, insight and contribute to debates and policies both locally and nationally.

The Executive Management Category is sponsored by CoolCare. www.Intsoftware.com/