Paul Ringer

Qualified social worker Paul joined us in May 2012 as Deputy Director of Children's Services, moving onto Director of Children’s Services in 2014. In 2016 Paul became the Deputy Chief Executive, where he oversees the delivery of all of our services to children, young people and their families, as well as holding overall responsibility for safeguarding issues.

Previously, Paul worked extensively in the provision of children’s social care at CAFCASS, NSPCC and Oxfordshire County Council. Last year, he was a judge for the National Social Worker of the Year Awards.

Away from the office, Paul enjoys walks with his family, playing football, squash and golf, and going kayaking, hill walking and mountain biking