About – Oliver Tovey

Key Associate – Business Continuity
Business continuity is an important aspect of most of my work. Oliver Tovey’s input, as a business continuity management expert, is invaluable.

Oliver Tovey

Oliver Tovey is an experienced and passionate manager with a high standard of personal and professional conduct. He always looks for innovative ways to deliver objectives and strive to help others realise their full potential through teamwork, mentoring and sharing of ideas. Organised and diligent, with excellent written, oral, technology and personal skills, he is approachable and never afraid to take on new challenges.

Oliver Tovey, AMBCI DipHEP – Recent Career Summary (since 2019)
Emergency Preparedness, Resilience and Response (EPRR) Manager Avon and Wiltshire Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust

  • Providing strategic leadership in all areas of EPRR and to ensure the identification and management of all of the organisations’ obligations and requirements for EPRR under the Civil Contingencies Act and NHS England guidance.
  • Ensuring continual compliance with the NHS England Core Standards for EPRR.
  • Responsible for development and implementation of all EPRR related policies across the Trust at strategic, tactical and operational levels.
  • Development of consultative and collaborative partnership arrangements with local Acute Trusts, Integrated Care Boards, Local Authorities, Emergency Services and other partner organisations to ensure effective coordination for planning and in response to incidents.
  • Ensuring that AWP’s incident response and business continuity planning identify risks to the organisation based on the Avon and Somerset and Swindon and Wiltshire region risk register.
  • Line management of the EPRR team and responsible for the EPRR budget.
  • Development of a dedicated training and exercise facility specifically for EPRR making use of a vacant inpatient ward space.