Richard Jones – Head of BESD Services
Richard is a qualified social worker with over 12 years’ experience in senior management positions within the independent health, education and social care sectors. He began his career with the education department, working with young people with behavioural, emotional and social difficulties (BESD). In 2004 he joined Options to develop the BESD services associated with Options College Shifnal and has been instrumental in the successful development of the “Pathway” approach. In 2012 Richard was appointed as Head of BESD Services for the group.