Vicky Poole

Deputy Chief Inspector

Background

Vicky began her career as a mental health nurse from where she moved to work in social services first in Leeds before moving to north Wales in 1990. Vicky has held a number of roles in health and social care services including as a care home manager and as commissioning and strategic planning manager. 

Vicky has a Masters degree in Managing Partnerships in Health and Social Care and has held joint positions across health and social care services, as well as working collaboratively with local authorities in north Wales. She also worked as improvement manager for Social Services Improvement Agency.

Originally from Stoke on Trent, Vicky lives with her partner in Denbigh and has two sons.

Current role

Vicky Poole was appointed as Deputy Chief Inspector on 1 November 2018.