Director of Older People and People with Disability
Tidmarsh is the Director of Older People and People with
Roles and responsibilities
Anne's role is to deliver strategic commissioning for adult
social services for older people and people with physical
disabilities and to make sure that that services are delivered
within budget and meet national policies and frameworks.
Read Anne's full job description (PDF, 24k).
Anne qualified as a Social Worker in Holland. She moved to
England in 1990 and started working for Kent County Council as a
Care Manager. Here she worked as Team Manager, District
Manager and Head of Adult Social Services in a variety of
settings: Acute Hospital Care, Community Teams for Older People,
and Learning and Physical Disability.
In 2009 Anne was appointed as Temporary Associate Director
Strategic Integrated Commissioning, a joint appointment between NHS
Eastern Coastal Kent and Kent Adult Social Services.
She has been the lead for her area on innovation and integrated
working with partner agencies, in particular with the PCT, on
projects such as Intermediate Care, Dementia Care and
Teletechnology. The Intermediate Care Service was evaluated by the
Department of Health and became one of the exemplar services for
the Department of Health.
For many years Anne been the Social Services member on
Professional Executive Committees of successive Primary Care Trusts
in East Kent.
Anne has been involved in working with partner organisations in
Europe for some time. She has contributed to a publication on
Tele-technological developments following on from a seminar in
Anne is the senior responsible officer for the Whole System
Demonstrator Programme in Kent, a Department of Health randomised
control trial on the use of Teletechnology.
Salary and expenses
Anne's salary is £108,029.
Anne's expenses for the current financial year (April
to October 2013) are £1880.83.
policy applies to all staff. You can view a
breakdown of all expenses claimed by our directors
for the current financial year and for the 2011/12
Declaration of interests
- Public appointments: Parent Governor of Brockhill Park
Performing Arts College, Saltwood, Hythe and Chair of Curriculum
- Membership: Health and Care Professions Council and
Chartered Management Institute