Meet the Staff
The reputation and success of Vale Wildlife Hospital and Rehabilitation Centre is only made possible by the staff and volunteers who work within the organisation.
In charge of the overall running of the Charity, funding, the administration, the Memberships, paying the many bills, the staffing and the day-to-day running of the Hospital are:
Caroline Gould (charity founder) and Martin Brookes (general manager).
Kat McCaughan and Jeff Wood are our assistant managers, responsible for the assessment of casualties coming in, their ongoing treatment, the release of successfully rehabilitated wildlife, staff and volunteer training and general maintenance of the hospital and site.
Our veterinary surgeon is Tim Partridge BVSc, MRCVS.
We also have a team of full-time and part-time wildlife care assistants, responsible for the daily hands-on care of our casualties.
The manager of our charity shop in Evesham is George Brotherton. and our Cheltenham shop is managed by Ang Chapman-Smith.
The trustees of the charity are (alphabetically):
Sally Belcher, Billy Chapman-Smith, Gary Lockwood, Eileen Walthall and Karen Wildin.
Our patrons are:
Emma Goodman-Milne – TV Vet
Simon King – Wildlife Film Maker
Nigel Marven – Wildlife TV Presenter
Richard Symonds – Wildlife Artist
Hugh Warwick – Writer, ecologist and self-confessed hedgehog fanatic
If you are interested in becoming a member of our team, take a look at the ‘Getting Involved’ page for more information.