Executive team

 
Paul Marriner

Paul Marriner Chief Executive, The Lifeways Group

RNMH, BSc, DipHE, NVQ 5 (Strategic Management)

Paul is responsible for overseeing the strategic development of the group and ensuring it adheres to high quality standards, policies and procedures, and professional practices.

Paul is a qualified nurse with over 20 years’ experience in planning, development and management of community-based services for people with learning or physical disabilities.

He joined Lifeways in 2000 and was promoted to Chief Executive in 2007.

Paul Marriner Chief Executive, The Lifeways Group

 
Jemima Taylor

Jemima Taylor Group Director of Development and Communications

BSc (Hon), DipDM

Jemima brings to the business over 15 years of business development and marketing experience with both multi-national companies and SMEs across a diverse range of industries.

At Lifeways, she is responsible for the development of strategic growth and all external communications and literature.

She joined Lifeways in February 2008 with the Kentwood acquisition.

Jemima Taylor Group Director of Development and Communications

 
Dorothy Delooze

Dorothy Delooze Group Quality Director

RNMH and Diploma in Management Studies

Dorothy is responsible for overseeing the quality assurance of the company.

She joined Lifeways in January 2008 from another national care provider where for 10 years she acted as Operations Director. She has over 25 years' experience within the care sector,

Her background is in the care of people with learning disabilities and she gained her nursing qualification with South Cheshire School of Nursing. She has a Diploma in Management Studies.

Dorothy Delooze Group Quality Director

 
Paul Hainsworth

Paul Hainsworth Group Director, Transformation & Change

MSc (Econ)

Paul is responsible for leading the transformation and change program for the Lifeways Group as it establishes itself as one of the leading providers of support services.

After training as a professional economist, Paul has spent the last 20 years leading commercial operations and major change projects across a variety of service industries and organisations from major corporations to small start-ups.

Paul joined the Lifeways Group in January 2017.

Paul Hainsworth Group Director, Transformation & Change