Val Taylor

Non-Executive Director


Having 15 years leadership experience in organisational development, HR, Governance and policy development at Director level.  Val currently is working as a Director of Corporate Services where she is advising on HR response functions.  She also leads on and co-ordinates on all activities to do with governance within the organisation.  She has been successful in securing an ‘investing in people’ kite mark.

Val is also a governor at a local academy trust school that was placed in special measures. She was appointed to this position to support the leadership team to improve the school levels of attainment. Her experience in leadership and organisational change management, which is a key requirement to progress the performance of the school. Since being in this post Val has seen a significant rise in the school’s attainment levels across the board.

Val also sits on a board for the Voluntary Sector Health and Social Care Board for an Organisation that provides intermediate and respite services to those living in the community requiring support with mental health conditions. Working in partnership with SWBHT Raid Team and Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health Foundation Trust, enabling them to provide much needed services to individuals.