Philip North - Driving Mobility

Philip North

Phil (DipCOThas been an Occupational Therapist for 36 years, practicing throughout Yorkshire within the NHS and Adult Social Care. His main clinical expertise is in the field of physical dysfunction – with particular expertise in elderly care, general medicine and general surgery. Prior to working in the field of medical fitness-to-drive assessments, Phil spent 10 years working in various community rehabilitation teams, which provided strong knowledge foundations for his current role.

Since 2008, Phil has been the Driver Assessor Team Leader at the William Merritt Centre in Leeds. He thrives on an active caseload and the responsibility of managing driver assessment services. His passion lies in solving complex driver needs and achieving the best outcomes for his clients.  Phil became a Trustee of Driving Mobility in 2018 following a nomination by his centre manager.