Beryl has over 25 years experience working within a vulnerable person environment. She has been working within the Care Sector in the UK since the family returned from overseas in early 2013. Prior to that, in addition to raising her family, she was primarily employed in childrens’ Education, often within the Special Educational Needs (SEN) area whilst frequently moving as was an expected part of Forces family life (13 different homes in 23 years) . Beryl has 2 grown sons, both of whom currently serve in the Forces; although she still likes nothing more than to mother them whenever they visit. Beryl was born in Birch Hill hospital, Rochdale and grew up in the town and loves being back home, closer to her family and a large network of long standing and loyal friends. Following a recent addition to the family, Beryl loves spending time with her new granddaughter. She likes to travel and watch TV soaps, but only the Northern ones.