The Priory Group of Companies has appointed Paul Mather as Group Human Resources Director.
Paul joins the specialist healthcare and education provider from Volex Plc, a UK listed global manufacturer with more than 10,000 employees. He has more than 20 years corporate and management consultancy experience in strategic and commercial HR including change management, culture change, leadership, employee performance and compensation structures and team development.
Paul has previously worked within the healthcare sector, consulted extensively to the public sector and spent the early part of his careers at the energy provider PowerGen.
The Priory Group currently operates more than 300 facilities across the UK that support service users’ health, care, education and specialised needs, employing over 12,000 staff. The Group encompasses Priory, Craegmoor and Amore Care.
Paul Mather said: “The Priory Group of Companies has an excellent reputation within the healthcare and education sector for the quality of the services it provides.
“The sector is evolving as Government policy takes effect and everyone working in the sector has to embrace this change."
“As a Group we must continue to strive to exceed service user and commissioner requirements for a high quality, innovative service that offers value for money. Our highly motivated staff team is vitally important in ensuring the Group delivers to that agenda, so providing the necessary support to service users and their families.”