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Mary Stepin

RMN. LDAF III. NEBS Management. Director of Care & Independent Living Services/Deputy Chief Executive, appointed April 2003

With 32 years working in the Care and Support Industry, Mary started her career as a Care Worker working for Dorset County Council in 1984, transferring to the Borough of Poole when the three Unitary Local Authorities were established as a Deputy Manager for a Residential Home, where she was seconded for the Social Work degree.


She is a trained Total Communication Coordinator with a variety of communication qualifications including British Sign Language, Makaton and Intensive Interaction therapy.

Mary joined East Boro in 2003 as the Housing Support Manager.  She has used her knowledge and experience of residential, day service and local authority management to successfully expand East Boro’s Care and Support services and is responsible for the overall management of the Care and Support departments and their management teams.  In addition to this, Mary is the Deputy Chief Executive of the Trust.


Mary is the Registered Manager for East Boro’s Domiciliary Care Agency for services in Bournemouth, Poole and East Dorset and the Responsible Individual for the Trust’s Domiciliary Care services in West Dorset, Weymouth and Portland.


RMN.   LDAF III.  NEBS Management. (Now called Institute of Leadership and Management)