Former Orchard Care Homes COO Dan Ryan has been appointed as MHA’s new Director of Operations.

Care UK has appointed Sally Cooper as home manager at Deewater Grange, on Chester Road, Huntington.

Susan Martin, chief executive of the £17 billion ($22.4 billion) Local Pensions Partnership (LPP), which manages the pensions of public sector workers in London, Lancashire, and Berkshire, has resigned after three years at the firm.

Mencap chief executive Jan Tregelles has announced her intention to step down from the role in the autumn of 2019. Tregelles has led Mencap since 2013 but has worked at the learning disability charity for 22 years overall. She was the director responsible for Mencap’s personal support division for 11 years and is credited with establishing the charity’s housing arm, Golden Lane Housing.

Prospect House care and nursing home has promoted its Deputy Manager, Sharon Dodds, to Home Manager following the retirement of Home Manager of 31 years, Caroline Rowland.

Renaissance Care has appointed new managers. Jozi Stables takes charges at 20-bed Mathieson House in Edinburgh, Madeana Laing 46-bed Beech Manor Care Home in Blairgowrie and Dawn Gardiner comes on board at 65-bed Jesmond Care Home in Aberdeen.

Halton Housing has announced that Liz Haworth will be joining the organisation as group chief executive.

Jewish Blind & Disabled has appointed Lisa Wimborne as its new chief executive, succeeding Hazel Kaye, who is leaving the charity after 16 years to take up a senior role at Norwood.