Meet the Team

Yvonne Hambidge, Office Manager  

Hi, I'm Yvonne and I joined the team in December 2019. My background is in Information, Advice & Guidance, specificallty around careers, education and SEND. I also have extensive administration experience in a variety of settings, both in the public and private sectors.  

My professional and personal experience of SEND has given me an understanding of issues from all sides, which helps me in supporting both the office and the NPA Board.

My working days are usually Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.

Kathleen Scoble, Finance Officer

Hi, I am Kathleen Scoble. I also joined the NPA in January 2014 as Finance Officer so Chris and I have learnt together.

I previously worked at NHS Solihull PCT and left in 2013 as part of the reorganisation.

I work in the Hall Green office on Tuesday morning, Thursday afternoon and all day on Friday.

I live locally and have two grown up children.

Ellie Lewis, Office Administrator

Hi, I am Ellie Lewis.  I joined the NPA as Offfice Administrator in June 2017 following 9 years working in varous roles for a learning disbilities charity and I am enjoying using my experience in this varied role. 

I have 3 small children , and I have recently started a Level 3 qualification in Supporting Learning and Teaching which all keeps me very busy when I am not at work! I now work 2 days a week and my usual working hours are 8.30am - 5.00pm on a Tuesday and 9.00am - 4.30pm on aThursday.