Eye Care and Vision Development Officer,
Scott Watkin works for the national charity SeeAbility as an Eye Care and Vision Development Officer. He started his role in 2013 having previously been a SeeAbility eye2eye Ambassador for two years.
He is also co-chair of the Transforming Care Assurance Board, helping to reduce the number of people with learning disabilities staying in hospital and getting people back into the community.
Scott has been a visiting lecturer at the University of Hertfordshire since 2013, working with learning disability nursing students. He also represents organisations and professionals on the representative body for Learning Disability England.
Scott won the making a difference award at the national learning disability and autism awards in July 2017, and was awarded the British Empire Medal in the New Year Honours List last December.