We were delighted that staff in the Woodleighcare group were recognised in the East Midlands Great British Care Awards 2020: the premier awards in the caring sector.
With 13 staff and teams through to the finals they represented the hard work and total dedication of all staff at Woodleigh and Baily House. Congratulation go to our two finalist and highly commended
The Putting People First Winner
Jenna Hemmings, Baily House Care Home
Jenna’s commitment to stay positive during Covid and her warm nature and infectious personality won over the judges. Jenna showed a huge passion for her work and making a difference to those that she cares for is what drives her and is proud to care for other people’s loved ones. Jenna showed that she goes the extra mile and is always thinking of new ways to get people involved to live the best life that they can.
The Dementia Carer Award Winner
Graham Higginson, Baily House Care Home
Having started by changing career from a car mechanic only 4 years ago, Graham is now a senior carer doing medication, is a fantastic achievement. He certainly treated his residents as his family and is an asset to the sector.
The Ancillary Worker Award – Highly Commended
Lisa Little, Woodleigh Care
Lisa went above and beyond her role as administrator during Covid, by training in care to provide frontline support to residents. Her passion and commitment to care for the residents and support colleague was outstanding!