Carer of the Month - October 2018
We're happy to announce the Hollybank Trust Carer of the Month for October 2018 is Marie Halliday a Support Worker at the Sycamores home. The nomination reads:
"Marie is very dedicated and committed to her role as a support worker at Oak House. She has great enthusiasm and always puts the needs of the people she cares for at the centre of everything that she does. Marie has built some very positive working relationships with adults, parents, and staff through her excellent communication skills and positive approach. She is a good advocate for the work of the trust both internally and externally. Marie is very flexible and will often alter her rota shift patterns to enable the adults to attend their timetabled activities or appointments.As one of our activity co-ordinators Marie has used her knowledge and experience to explore new ideas, options and places to visit in the wider community. She offers support by finding out as much as she can with regard to accessibility and facilities together with checking and completing the risk assessments required. Marie is always willing to challenge herself by taking on additional responsibilities to develop her skills.She is a highly regarded and valued member of the staff team at Oak House and we are delighted that she has been nominated for this award."
Keep up the great work!