The Wolfe Group’s Founders & Partners, working together with a handpicked team of highly qualified, motivated and exceptionally experienced Consultants and Trainers, help our clients to develop, maintain and consistently reinforce their reputations as Health & Social Care organisations of the highest quality.
- Joe Wolfe, Partner
- Nicola Wolfe, Partner
- Michael Kirwan, Consultant & Trainer
- Mary Corby, Consultant & Trainer
- Marian Delaney Hynes, Consultant & Trainer
Qualifications : MSc., R.N.I.D., R.P.N., C.A.Q.A., C.A.E.S., Currently undertaking Doctorate in Governance in the IPA
Joe is an ex – Director of Service with over 20 years clinical, managerial, evaluation and research experience within Health, Social Care and Disability services in Ireland and the United Kingdom. His particular areas of expertise include : Quality & Audit – evaluation and preparation work to meet HIQA Standards. He is Ireland’s most experienced consultant in the area of service evaluation having conducted more than 120 audits on services in the Health, Social Care and Disability sectors. Organisational Development – service evaluation, accreditation, governance, new service planning and development, policy procedure and guideline development. Mentoring & Training – Joe is a mentor and advisor to CEOs and Senior Managers across the Irish health and social care sector.
Qualifications : M.Sc., R.N.T., Pg.Dip Clin., He Sci. Ed., R.P.N, R.N.I.D.
Bringing more than 20 years clinical, managerial and academic experience in Ireland and the UK to her role, Nicola is Head of Training at The Wolfe Group.
A qualified Nurse Tutor, with a background in nursing in the areas of Intellectual Disability and Mental Health, Nicola’s areas of expertise include :
Strategic Development of Training Partnerships with national organisations
Medication Management Training for Non-Nursing staff
Medication Management Policy development and review
Training of Trainers in Responsible & Safe Administration of Medication
Dual Diagnosis (people with an intellectual disability and mental health needs)
Suicide Risk Assessment
An ex-Director of Nursing and Nurse Tutor in the HSE , Michael brings almost 40 years clinical and managerial experience in Ireland and the UK to his role as Consultant and Trainer at The Wolfe Group. He has lectured in Nurse Management Development Programmes and been involved in the opening of three training schools for R.N.I.Ds. He delivers training in the areas of Nurse Management, Training for Trainers, Medication Management, Epilepsy and Challenging Behaviour
Mary has many years clinical and managerial experience in the field of Intellectual Disability. She has worked in various disability services throughout Ireland and has managed an intellectual disability service. She is also a qualified psychotherapist and clinical supervisor to staff in the counselling, psychotherapy and social/healthcare professions.
Mary has been involved in many GAP analyses of services in preparation of HIQA standards. She has conducted numerous service reviews nationally and is expert in the delivery of programmes on Person Centred Planning, Epilepsy, Abuse, Sexuality and Relationships.
Marian has extensive management experience in intellectual disability and older person’s services, and was an extremely experienced lead inspector with HIQA. Marian is a very welcome addition to our specialist expert regulatory and compliance support team and she will be supporting service in the west of Ireland, midlands and Dublin.
A number of other experts work with us including Martina Keane, Brighide Lynch, Margaret O’Neill and our team is constantly expanding.
Contact us to discuss your organisation’s specific Quality & Audit, Organisational Development or Training needs in strictest confidence.