What people like & admire about me

  • Gordon is a good listener and always follows through on a promise to take action
  • He is down to earth and easy to talk to
  • He has a great sense of humour!
  • He is very approachable and supportive to everyone who works with him

What makes me happy

  • Developing, maintaining and improving services for people with learning disabilities, autism and complex needs
  • Having a sense of fairness &ethics, I have to right wrongs where I see them
  • Spending quality time with my wife and four sons
  • Following the ‘Mighty Whites’ Leeds United

How I want to be supported

  • I process information by building up to the bigger picture, tell me all the detail from the beginning, I like to know the whole story and ask lots of questions
  • I find working as a manager energising, however I also need some individual space to digest and inwardly reflect, so i’m ready to go again