Ricky is the registered service manager at Main House on our Bathgate Campus.
Ricky has worked in residential care for over 16 years. During this time his journey has taken him across several sectors from secure care, residential care, care at home and family support work in the community. Ricky has been a care worker, assistant manager, manager and senior manager in the sector, gaining valuable experience throughout his career.
Ricky shares the values of Moore House and is an advocate of the Dyadic Developmental Practice used in the Moore House group to fully support our young people. He makes the most of the range of skills he has developed throughout his career and brings these to his work with Moore House. Ricky is particularly skilled in working with young people, putting appropriate boundaries in place whilst taking a nurturing approach with them.
Ricky is passionate that the young people in his care are supported to be aspirational and to be the best they can. He leads by example and is always learning!
The Main house supports young people in the 15 to 21 age bracket and the team supports the young people to develop their independent living skills and prepare them for adult life. The team will also support and encourage the young people in gaining employment or further education, again to prepare them for their adult life.