The Ableworld Specialist Team are highly trained with over 25 years' experience between them, so you can be sure they know how to respond to your unique situation and find the equipment that suits your needs, for your independence.
Our Team includes:
Lead Specialist Mobility Adviser covering Cheshire, Staffordshire, North Wales and the Wirral
To date Lou has attended over 80 training sessions relating to specialist equipment and has played a key role in the development of the Specialist Department. Together with a leading manufacturer Lou has developed her own specialist chair and along with the Countess of Cheshire Hospital developed a Community Cushion.
Lou’s infectious enthusiasm and empathy with her clients means that she gets on well with the many deserving cases she deals with every month. From helping young people with Cerebral Palsy to people with complex disabilities and mental health.
Specialist Mobility Adviser covering Merseyside, Greater Manchester and Lancashire
Jayne is a qualified Occupational Therapist, Jayne has spent her whole working life supporting and encouraging people of all ages to live fulfilling, engaging and independent lives. Prior to completing her Occupational Therapy degree in 2010, Jayne worked as:
- Technical Instructor within a learning disability day centre
- Senior Nursing Assistant with NHS hospitals
- Senior Nursing Assistant within a hospice setting
- Community Care Assistant with Crossroads Care Scheme (Dementia Care)
- Volunteer Activity Co-Ordinator within a residential care home
Since obtaining her degree Jayne spent 5 years at Seashell Trust, a national charity and educational setting for young adults with complex and severe learning disabilities. As part of a small team of Occupational Therapists Jayne provided opportunities for the students to learn new skills to gain greater independence in their lives.
Specialist Mobility Adviser covering Shropshire and Derbyshire
Amy has previously worked in the Health and Social Care sector, supporting individuals with complex needs as well as being a retained Firefighter for North Wales Fire and Rescue. Since joining Ableworld, Amy has completed extensive on the job training, and has had multiple training sessions with Reps from all over the country, in which she's gained invaluable knowledge.
Amy finds her job incredibly rewarding and it never ceases to amaze her that by finding the right equipment can change someone's life drastically.
Trainee Specialist Adviser covering Cheshire, Staffordshire, North Wales and the Wirral
Molly was given the opportunity to be a full-time Specialist Apprentice through Safe Opportunities in Crewe after she joined the team at Crewe store as a volunteer. Molly was welcomed greatly by the team of Ableworld Crewe who gave her a good understanding of what was involved in the business. As she gained more confidence and understanding of the roles available it became apparent that there was an opportunity for her to join the company as an Apprentice to the Specialist Department.
Since joining over a year ago, Molly is still blown away by the difference we can make to someone's life when providing them with the right piece of equipment. Molly said "It's such a rewarding job, you get the best feeling when you know you've helped somebody massively!"
Specialist Mobility Adviser covering Essex
Our Specialist's can be found in a number of our stores and are also available for home demonstrations around our Specialist Store Locations.