National Award for Barbara
local carer from Hethersett Hall has won a national award from Barchester
Jackson was named Carer/Support Worker of the Year for 2010 and was
selected from over 600 entires from all over the UK. She was presented
with a trophy at a glitzy awards ceremony at the Crowne Plaza in
annual Barchester Care
Awards celebrate the high standards of care Barchester Healthcare
staff provide to their residents in homes across the country. They
recognise employees who have made a special difference to residents’
lives. Barbara was chosen from hundreds of nominations from more than 200
Barchester care homes in the UK.
Norton, General Manager from Hethersett Hall, said: “All of us at the
home are thrilled! This is a great achievement for Barbara.
Residents and relatives look to Barbara as a long-standing familiar
face who cares for people with dignity and tenderness. She is always keen
to work with newer staff, supporting them and sharing her knowledge.
Across the company, we encourage and celebrate excellence in all
areas of care, from hospitality to nursing.”