Trainer Profiles

Steven Martyn

Steven Martyn RMN DipPT

Steve qualified as a psychiatric nurse in 1984 and was manager of a 45 bedded mental health nursing care home until 1991 when, with a team of nurses, started INCARE SERVICES. In the early years they specialised on support and consultancy. His specialist area is drug and alcohol awareness and mental health , but with over 32 years experience he understands the care sector and how it functions. Steve absolutely loves his customers and, as a self confessed workaholic, has refused rehab on many occasions, preferring instead to reply to your emails 24/7! Likes: float centres, positive people, sunshine.   Dislikes: negativity, TV soaps, prejudice and bigots

Carol Chandler

Carol Chandler
Com cert Merit
Office Manager

Carol has been working in her current role with INCARE for over 16 years. She manages all the post training administration and taking care of your administrative issues is never too much trouble for her. Likes : cream teas, gardening. Dislikes: people who um and aah!

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Emilie Taylor
BA Hons

Emilie joined INCARE SERVICES in October 2015 and has completed a degree in health and Social care. With her previous experience in administration, Emilie is now at the helm with all administration requirements that are pre your event. Emilie is a joy to work with and is very particular, an essential skill for such an important role.

Karen Street

Karen Street

Karen qualified as a general nurse over 30 years ago and specialised in pain management. She is currently involved in tutor support, marking our distance learning training. Likes : Chocolate, sunny days  Dislikes: grumpy people, sprouts and fog!

Janey Vaughan RN

Previously a teacher, Janey returned to University to train as a nurse over 20 years ago. Worked in care home management both in the U.K and the USA. Janey has extensive clinical knowledge. Likes : Dogs, cooking, entertaining family and friends.  Dislikes, negative people, rudeness and long haul flights!


Dawn Manning BA hons Com PGCE

Dawn has been within a Dementia Care environment since she was 9 years old, as her parents owned and managed a residential care home! Having been with INCARE for many years, working in group work and skilled presentations, Dawn is a highly qualified  and experienced training consultant.  Recently appointed our dementia care specialist, Dawn has the most bubbly personality and makes all her training funny, energetic and full of compassion. Likes Gardening amateur dramatics and meditation,  Dislikes time wasting, the underground and heights !


Catherine Spence  BA hons Cert ED Level 4

An enthusiastic and passionate trainer with a flare for inspiring people. Catherine also has a Level 4 in Education and Training. Catherine has over 7 years experience in the Health care sector, with a special interest in Dementia, Mental Capacity Act, Safeguarding and First Aid.  Likes: Meeting new people, discovering new places, problem solving and History. Dislikes: Negativity, Gerkins!”

Anthony Reid RN, FAETC, Cert Health Ed.

Anthony joined the team in 2017. His background is in general nursing. For almost 25 years he has been enthusiastically educating others – focused mainly across the care home and community sector. His aim as a trainer is to deliver engaging courses and transfer his passion for high quality care.
Anthony likes dogs, reading gripping fiction, chillax holidays and playing the piano (having achieved a diploma from Trinity College London). He ‘dislikes’ people who don’t like these things!

Sheila Hoad
RGN NDN Cert MA ED Health Pg Dip

Highly experienced District Nurse in West Sussex for about 12 years before running the District Nursing degree course at the University of Brighton for 10 years.  Sheila told us ‘I am passionate about the importance of education for nurses at all levels and particularly about the care of the elderly.  I love travel and the countryside and I enjoy reading, gardening and animals’.

Maureen Hughes

Maureen Hughes
BSc (Hons), BA (Hons), M.A RMA (Adults)

Maureen has been involved in care for the elderly for nearly 20 years. Initially managing projects for Age Concern, she went on to managing Domiciliary Care before forming her own Day Centre and Domiciliary Care Agency. She has extensive knowledge of many aspects of elderly Social Care at all levels and now enjoys visiting various establishments imparting this knowledge as a trainer. Recently, Maureen has achieved a PG Diploma in Humanities and a Masters Degree!

Colin Pryce

Colin Pryce

Colin has been training for us for over 15 years now , specialist in mandatory training topics and health and safety management. An ex fireman, Colin set up his own company for first aid training, but since working with INCARE Services has concentrated solely on statutory training for care providers.
A highly experienced trainer with a light and fun approach to what can be a dry subject, Colin is the best man for any safety management training or risk management inspections. As Colin is a member of the Fire Protection Agency, he can work with your fire safety team to ensure risk assessments are up to date and accurate.


Rashied Shote BSc Hons A1 Award

Rashied is an highly experienced Health and safety trainer  that can cover most aspects  of safety management. Located ideally for London services, Rashied has been working in training services for over 9 years. A clear team builder, Rashied will ensure your team work together in a motivating learning environment.

Edna Harmsworth

Edna Harmsworth

Edna is our senior moving and handling trainer and specialises in train the trainer courses. However, as probably the most experienced nurse on our team and having managed care homes before moving into training, she can train in pretty much anything that has its roots in clinical practice.

Sharon Todd

Sharon Todd

Sharon is a passionate and interactive trainer who likes to inspire and motivate people. Always one to further her academic achievements, she is currently studying towards an employment law qualification through Bristol University. Likes: fashion, food, good wine, traveling and cooking . Dislikes reptiles, heights, football and people who specialise in bringing others down!