Martyn Callaghan FRSA, has over 30 years’ experience working in education, training & development, and the health & social care…
Martyn Callaghan FRSA, has over 30 years’ experience working in education, training & development, and the health & social care sectors.
Martyn’s career began in local authority residential education and care settings for children & young people with learning, emotional and behaviour challenges, where he held a number of education and care posts. He was seconded into an authority wide training & development role before moving into various senior leadership roles within a school.
In 1993, Martyn moved from education and social care to healthcare, joining Saint Catherine’s Hospice in Scarborough as Bursar and latterly as Director of Support Services before moving to Barnsley Hospice in 2000, as its first Chief Executive. In 2003, Martyn was appointed to his current post as Chief Executive of St Leonard’s Hospice, York.
In a voluntary capacity, Martyn is a Director and the Vice Chairman of the Evolution Schools Learning Trust, a developing ‘family’ of Academies based at Norton College in North Yorkshire. He was pleased to join the Board of Directors of The Wilf Ward Family Trust in 2015.