Sean Povey

Sean Povey joined the Department of Health in August 2014 on the Direct Appointment Scheme having graduated earlier that year. He has worked in the Policy Improvement Team, setting up DH’s Policy Certificate, and on national devolution.

Policy school and connecting

Recently, I was lucky enough to be involved in Department of Health’s latest policy school. We were tasked with answering the question ‘How can the government ensure that people with mental health problems are discharged from hospital at the right …