Monday 21 January 2019 at 5:34pm

Over 75% of the total workforce in health and social care are women, yet men are disproportionately represented in the most senior positions – Sharon Allen OBE, CEO, Skills for Care

Tell us about the work that you do and what led you onto this career path? I am currently CEO at Skills for Care – who? you may ask! Skills for Care is the governments partner on all things workforce development and leadership for adult social care in England. This means the organisation I lead works with organisations that provide social care to make sure colleagues in the sector, in whatever role – whether that’s providing direct care and support, being a Registered Manager, team leader, Director of Ops, activities co-ordinator, working as a Personal Assistant for an Individual Employer …