John is the Co-ordinator of the HNC Health and Social Care Programme at North West Regional College. He has 17 years Higher Education Teaching experience in this field and of serving on academic boards. He has expertise in setting targets, monitoring, evaluating, governance, equity issues, promoting social change and has multi-sectoral knowledge of education, health, social care, justice and local government.

John's areas of specific interest are substance misuse, mental health and safeguarding children and adults. He has a keen interest in the arts as a tool for social change and aims to promote individual and societal awareness of community and social issues through supporting Sole Purpose in the very effective manner that this work is currently done and to assist with further development. 

Bringing professional theatre to communities

Sole Purpose is a company limited by guarantee, registration number NI37481 and is recognised by the Inland Revenue as a charity, reference number NIC100618