What I do:
I’m really excited about commissioning Mornington and building a home for our residents and nurturing a new team members, I enjoy my role as every day is different and our residents never cease to make me smile.
As a general manager, I feel privileged to be looking after peoples loved ones and ensuring each individual residents received the best possible care suited to their needs.
I have a deep passion for individual person centred care to enable me to do this I nurture and develop my team members to have the skills, knowledge and understanding of our residents needs ensuring the team have care at the centre of everything they do.
I joined the care sector in the late 90’s and have worked in different areas allowing myself to grow different skills with the understanding of residential, nursing, day care, domiciliary, rehabilitation.
I hold a level 4 qualification in social care and a leadership and management award this has supported my roles a General Manager in the last 10 years to support the running of 3 residential and 1 nursing settings this includes the commissioning of 2 new builds.
When I’m not at work…
I live in sunny Bournemouth and I enjoy walks on the beach or in the forest, I have a close family unit and enjoy family time
I enjoy travelling in and out of the UK and when at home holding dinner parties for friends and family.
What I do:
My role puts me as the first point of contact when a family and prospective resident contact the home enquiring about the services and support we deliver, I thoroughly love my role and get great job satisfaction supporting family & resident during what can be a difficult time, it’s always a joy to see a resident join the community and settle into their new home.
I have worked within the care sector for the past 3 years, during this time I’ve supported hundreds of residents and their families during the decision making for their future care.
Away from work my wife and I are kept busy by our three beautiful children, I do somehow find the time to regularly run and cycle as well as play football for a local league team, I’ve played guitar since my teenage years meaning I should be much better than I am.
What I do:
Ensure great Customer Service and a warm welcome for residents and their families. I am responsible for Financial, payroll and HR duties and oversee the Reception area in our beautiful home.
My love of bookkeeping and accounts started at school where I took the course of ‘bookkeeping, typewriting and commerce’ and my roles have been mostly in that area throughout my life taking me to Accounts Manager for a moulding company for over 14 years. My roles have always also encompassed Customer Service and Admin. I love a new challenge and am very excited about my role as Administrator at Mornington Court.
I have lived in the New Forest area all my life, growing up in Milford-on-Sea. I have 3 grown up children and 7 grandchildren who are great fun and my biggest passion in life. I love reading, walking, holidays, horse riding and I have Middle Eastern dance lessons.
What I Do:
I am extremely proud and happy to be part of the Cinnamon Care Collection and it is truly rewarding to work alongside such wonderful & professional people.
My role involves not only supervising and guiding my housekeeping team, but I also ensure that the highest standards of cleanliness are maintained to reinforce the luxurious appearance of the home.
My background is rooted in hospitality previously I have worked in 5* establishment, The Chewton Glen Hotel & Spa as a Supervisor.
I thoroughly enjoy interacting with residents and making sure their needs are met. Outside of the workplace, I am a proud mother & wife who loves her family very much. I love cooking, travelling and I find every single day of my life full of happiness and rewards in different shapes and forms.
What I do: My role at Mornington Court is Head of Maintenance.
I have 5 years’ experience as a site manager, prior to this I worked for the ambulance service, during which I was an Emergency Medical Technician. The largest part of my career was over 2 decades of service in the armed forces.
Outside of work I compete in multi terrain and distance running events and enjoy getting away into the wilderness in my camper van.