Homes Caring for Autism 2017 Christmas Party/Awards.

20th December 2017

Internal nominations were made by staff and the winners were announced at our Christmas Party/Awards Evening on Friday 15th December 2017.

These winners will be put forward for either the Great British Care awards or the National Learning Disability and Autism awards next year.

Congratulations to the following people.

Care Innovator Award - Jon White – Support Worker – Durlston House

Unsung Hero Award – Danny Hallahan – Maintenance

Role Model Award – Claire Gigg – Area Manager

Shift Leader Award – Mark James – Wembdon Rise

Senior Support Worker Award – Bianca Challis – Hilltop

Support worker Award -  Karis Tolman – Stafford Lodge

Manager Award – Debbie Moore – Stafford Lodge

Great Autism Practise Award – Durlston House Staff Team

Making A Difference Award – Auldra Derbidge – SST Communications Lead

Care Newcomer Award – Ross Jenkins – Holly Tree Cottage

Motivational Guru Award – Jen Quigley – Senior Operations Administrator

Motivational Guru in Autism Award – Lee Derbidge -Autism and Communication Support Trainer

Positive Behaviour Support – Hannah England – Home Supervisor – Grange Court

Other Awards/Prizes handed out on the night.

10 Year Service Certificate

Lynda Inman – Home Supervisor – Taunton

Lesley Balmer – PA to the Managing Director

Julie Carter – Senior Support Worker – Apple Tree House

Ewa Bowman – Support Worker – Hilltop

Samantha Taylor – Manager – Hilltop

5 Year Service Certificate

Mathew Ninnes – Home Supervisor – Hilltop

Gary Saunders – Waking Night Support Worker – Hilltop

Liam Brown – Senior Support Worker – Stafford Lodge

Elaine Brierley - Waking Night Support Worker – Starbrook

Alistair Marshall – Support Worker – Durlston House

Joanne Stafford - Support Worker – Stafford Lodge

Megan Williams – Home Supervisor - Durlston Lodge

Nicole Smith - Waking Night Support Worker – Durlston House

Sophie Carpenter – Assistant Recruitment and Training Manager

Long Term Service Raffle Winners for 5 years plus service

James Mahon– Two Night getaway for 2

Rob Lawrence -  Two Night getaway for 2

Julie Carter – Indulgent Spa day for 2

Leanne McLean – Ultimate Choice for Couples Gift Package

Adam Gontar – Ultimate Choice for Couples Gift package

Claire Gigg – Hotel Spa Break for 2

Mathew Ninnes – Indulgent Spa day for 2

Ewa Bowman -  Indulgent Spa day for 2

Introduce a Friend Bonus Scheme Winners – A Cheque for £1,000.00 was presented to the following people

Trina Snell - Durlston House

Jordan Ireland - Wembdon Rise