SEO Works strengthens its team

During November, Sheffield-based search specialists The SEO Works welcomed two new staff to their growing team.

Andreea Anton is the newest member of the fast-growing digital PR team, having been welcomed as a senior digital PR executive. Andreea brings with her a wealth of experience after working in a variety of roles, from reporting to digital copywriting. Ellie Mckenzie-Burrell is the second new starter, joining the team as HR officer. In her new role, Ellie will be responsible for leading and developing The SEO Works’ people proposition.

The SEO Works have also recently announced a number of internal promotions with Kayleigh Goode taking a new role as PPC account manager, Alex Myers being promoted to senior marketing manager, and Lois Cuckson stepping up into an SEO account manager position.

Sheffcare appoints dementia and wellbeing manager

Sheffield care home charity Sheffcare has appointed a dementia and wellbeing manager, Kathryn Rawling.

Kathryn has many years of experience within the Sheffcare family and her most recent roles have included community liaison officer and volunteer coordinator.

“My new role as the dementia and wellbeing manager demonstrates Sheffcare’s ongoing commitment to our residents and also to their families and friends’ wellbeing,” Kathryn said.

“We want to ensure all aspects of good care are explored whilst taking into consideration physical, mental and emotional wellbeing of our residents.

“We are always looking at new and innovative ways of helping our residents with dementia to live happy and fulfilling lives in our homes, supporting families to gain knowledge and providing safe spaces to share experiences.

“By offering this level of support, we hope we can help them maintain meaningful relationships.”

BHP announces audit partner promotion

Independent Yorkshire and North-Derbyshire accountant firm BHP has promoted audit director Terri Pierpoint to partner.

Terri joined the firm in 2005 as a trainee, completing her AAT qualification in 2007 and subsequently qualifying as a chartered accountant in 2010. She climbed through the ranks to director in 2018 after achieving Responsible Individual status from the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW).

Based in Sheffield, Terri has 17 years of experience spanning several sectors including manufacturing, professional practices and the property sector. At partner level, Terri will join the partner team responsible for signing off the firm’s audits

New Chair Appointed at Yorkshire and Lincolnshire based health trust

A new chairperson has been appointed at a Yorkshire and North Lincolnshire-based health trust.

Kathryn Lavery, of Hull, will take up the post on December 1 2022 at Rotherham Doncaster and South Humber NHS Foundation Trust (RDaSH), taking on the role from Dave Vallance, RDaSH’s interim chair.

Kathryn, the current chair for Yorkshire Ambulance Service NHS Trust, has a wealth of knowledge and experience. She was first appointed to an NHS board in 1998 and since then has served as the chair of West Hull Primary Care Trust and NHS Hull.

She has also served as a Hull City Councillor, is chair of Humber Business Week Steering Group and is a consultant to the University of Hull’s Faculty of Health Sciences.

Kathryn said: “I am delighted to be appointed as the new chair of RDaSH and I’m looking forward to meeting as many patients, carers and staff as possible during my first few months and helping to shape the very best care for patients.”