Christine Oates

Trustee

Meet Chris: An Experienced Education Professional and Mentor

Chris has a wealth of experience in education, with an extensive background that includes roles as a school teacher, university lecturer, National Training Organisation manager, college director, teacher trainer, and independent education consultant. Furthermore, she served as Chair of the Board of Governors of her local primary school. Although retired, Chris remains actively engaged in the field, devoting her time to voluntary work for the British Educational Leadership, Management and Administration Society. Additionally, she is a mentor for autistic adults. Chris is happily married with two sons, the oldest of whom is on the autistic spectrum.

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  • Henshaws Beer Festival 2024 sponsored by Evelyn Partners
    Arts & Crafts

    Evelyn Partners Sponsor Beer Fest 2024!

    Posted Feb 2024
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    Creativity in January 2024

    Posted Feb 2024
  • Service User Marjorie using her phone following training from Henshaws enablement team
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    Never too old to learn digital skills

    Posted Jan 2024
  • Red Sky sunset at the Arts and Crafts Centre in December. The Christmas Tree has decorations and lights on it.
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    Christmas Creativity at our Arts and Crafts Centre

    Posted Jan 2024
  • Artmaker Andy participating in our pottery workshop at the Arts And Crafts Centre. He is presenting to camera a star-shaped pottery bowl that he is working on.
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    Henshaws 12 days of Giving: helping our day support

    Posted Nov 2023
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