October 2020 Exceptional Staff Achieve Q Award Winners!

October 2020 Exceptional Staff Achieve Q Award Winners!

Creative Support strives to achieve a high-quality service at all times, through our support workers, service managers and teams. Over the last six months, we have seen a great sense of collective purpose to make things work. As we are still living and working through the Covid-19 pandemic we want to continue to recognise the exceptional efforts our staff are making at this time.

Congratulations to all of our amazing winners, it is people such as yourselves who have helped us become a leading provider of person-centred care across the UK.

 

Achieve Q Gold Winners

Name & Service

Attributes

Reason

Joy Heyes, Doncaster Mental Health Floating Support Service 
Doncaster, Yorkshire & HumbersidePaula Williams, Doncaster Mental Health Floating Support Service 
Doncaster, Yorkshire & Humberside
Aspirational
Compassionate
Hardworking
Inclusive
Effective
Value Based
Empowering

Joy and Paula have received this award for the exceptional dedication and determination they demonstrated in supporting a couple who have had to live separately for a number of years. With their support, the couple have accessed the benefits they needed, received emergency food and clothing provision and have been awarded a mobility car which has promoted their independence and wellbeing. Joy and Paula have a genuine drive to make a difference and their extraordinary efforts, despite the constraints of Covid-19, have resulted in the couple successfully securing a new property, which means they can once again live together. The couple have praised and thanked Joy and Paula for all their help, “The future is looking bright and we are looking forward to making a new home. This is down to the great support we have received. Thank you Joy and Paula.”

Achieve Q Silver Winners

Name & Service

Attributes Reason

Ann Jarrett, Manby Road
Immingham, Yorkshire & Humberside

Effective
Hardworking
Ann received this award for going the extra mile in her role as Senior Support Worker when earlier in the year the roof at Manby Road suffered extreme damage due to severe weather. Ann was praised by Area Manager, Diane Ewan, for her commitment to ensuring the safety of each service user and working tirelessly to secure the roof.

Chloe Hardman,
Tameside Living Well at Home

Tameside, North West

Effective
Compassionate
Chloe received this award for her fast-thinking action when responding to an emergency during a ‘sit and support visit’ with a lady she supports in the community. Her compassionate, proactive approach in finding the ladies partner unwell and ensuring he received the help he needed meant he was able to make a speedy recovery.

David Haycock & Rachel Jones
Sandwell, West Midlands

Inclusive
Compassionate
Hardworking

David and Rachel received this award for demonstrating excellent dedication to their service and the service users they support and working tirelessly to improve and update services in the Sandwell Area. They have gone above and beyond in their roles to ensure each service user was kept safe and well throughout the Coronavirus pandemic and could still access activities they enjoy.

Elly Denton, Hall Lane
Leeds, Yorkshire & Humberside

Inclusive
Effective

Elly received this award for going above and beyond in the support she provides to two tenants at Hall Lane, working with them to ensure they could continue accessing their Autism First sessions over Zoom throughout the Coronavirus pandemic.

Hayley Pickering,
The Chestnuts

Wellingbrough, Eat Midlands

Aspirational
Compassionate
Empowering
Effective

Hayley received this award for her readiness to go the extra mile and being a dynamic, energetic and flexible member of staff. Although Hayely consistently demonstrates an excellent work ethic, she has gone above and beyond during the Coronavirus pandemic to ensure service users were kept occupied and always had something to look forward to.

Jessica Jordan,
Attwood Terrace

Spennymoor, North East

Effective
Empowering
Value Based
Inclusive

Jessica received this award for consistently providing an exceptional level of support, using a Positive Behavioural Support approach, which has had a hugely positive impact on a gentleman Jessica supports. She has gone above and beyond in her role to fully understand this gentleman’s needs and her person-centred approach and commitment has resulted in him having a much improved quality of life.

Karen Foster, Melody Road
Wandsworth, South East

Aspirational
Compassionate
Hardworking
Karen received this award for her unwavering enthusiasm and willingness to work in a flexible, person centred way to support each and every service user at Melody Road. Karen has been commended for her hard work and commitment, and described as playing an instrumental role in the running of the service.
Lyn Campbell, Town Lane
Tameside, North West
Empowering
Value Based

Lyn received this award for her pro-active, person-centred approach and creativity in developing exciting activities for service users to enjoy throughout lockdown. She is also extremely supportive to her colleagues and is always happy to teach them new things.

Ramatoulaye Gueye,
Chester Avenue

Trafford, North West
Aspirational
Compassionate
Hardworking
Inclusive
Effective
Value Based
Empowering

For consistently delivering an exceptional level of care and working with a kind and caring nature and a genuine drive and determination to help others live positive, fulfilled lives. In her role she has developed fantastic relationships with the service users become an integral part of the Chester Avenue team.

Ray Kendall-Corry,
Esther Frank, James Perkins,
Josh Williams, Hari Bescoby,
Amanda Holt, Marco Guerreiro,
Ben Hamilton, Mik Parr &
Paul Banister

Training Department, Stockport

Coronavirus Response

The Training Department received this award for their incredible hard work and dedication throughout the Coronavirus pandemic in setting up entire new systems and completely changing the way training is delivered within Creative Support.

Roxanne Bulliman,
Doncaster Support Living

Doncaster, Yorkshire & Humberside

Hardworking
Value Based

Roxanne received this award for her commitment, professionalism and readiness to mentor other staff members, which inspires and motivates those around her. Roxanne demonstrates an excellent understanding of the organisation and has a patient, structured and methodical approach to training others.

Sandra Rogers,
Willowtree House

Wellingbrough, East Midlands

Aspirational
Compassionate
Hardworking
Inclusive
Effective
Value Based
Empowering

Sandra received this award for her outstanding dedication and the exceptional support she has provided to a service user. Her compassion, determination and unwavering work ethic has had an incredibly positive effect on this lady and enabled her to achieve her long-term goal of moving into her own flat.

Achieve Q Quality Mark Winners

Name

Service & Area Attributes

Aimee Howard

Tameside Learning Disability Services
Tameside, North West
Effective
Alex Ridsdale & Joe Majkut Brodsworth Way
Doncaster, Yorkshire & Humberside

Value Based

Angela Grayson &  Louise Taylor Tameside Learning Disability Services
Tameside, North West

Inclusive
Effective

Angela Singleton

Heysham Road
Morecambe, North West
Value Based

Anne Aston

Sandwell Services
Sandwell, West Midlands
Value Based

Catherine Kim Leeds

Bury Domiciliary
Bury, North West
Hardworking
Compassionate
Elaine Pittam Heritage Court
Dudley, West Midlands

Compassionate
Inclusive
Hardworking

Glenn Myles Neal Avenue
Ashton-under-Lyne, North West

Value Based

Hayley Rabbetts Pendleway
Swinton, North West

Value Based

Hazel Roe

Sandwell & Dudley
West Midlands
Hardworking
Value Based
Helen King Avonlea
Wellingbrough, East Midlands

Hardworking
Inclusive

Jade Steventon

Sandwell & Dudley
West Midlands
Effective
Value Based
Jon Brawley Neal Avenue
Ashton-under-Lyne, North West

Value Based

Julie-Ann Coleman

Tameside Learning Disability Services
Tameside, North West
Hardworking
Effective
Karen Townsend Finance Department – Head Office
Stockport, North West

Hardworking

Katie Roberts, Imogen Lawson & Kelly Bishop

Bryson Place
Bromsgrove, West Midlands
Compassionate
Hardworking

Kevin Egerton

Amherst Road
Manchester, North West

Hardworking

Lauren Harrison Neal Avenue
Ashton-under-Lyne, North West

Effective
Hardworking

Lynne Shepherd

Town Lane
Tameside, North West
Effective
Hardworking

Lynne Tindal

Westerdale Road
Doncaster, Yorkshire & Humberside

Hardworking
Compassionate

Matienga Karinge Neal Avenue
Ashton-under-Lyne, North West

Effective
Hardworking

Nana Djan

Sandwell
West Midlands
Compassionate
Hardworking
Roy Coley Sussex Avenue
West Bromwich, West Midlands

Coronavirus Response

Sarah Kissack

Tameside Personalised Services
Tameside, North West
Aspirational
Sitembile Shambare Sandwell
West Midlands

Compassionate

Staff Team at Dial Park

Dial Park
Stockport, North West
Hardworking
Staff Team at Oaklea House Oaklea House
Cumbria, North West

Hardworking

Team Leaders at Tameside Learning Disability Services

Tameside Learning Disability Services
Tameside, North West

Value Based

Thandie Kitta

Lunedale Road
Billingham, North East
Hardworking
Compassionate
Yvonne Whitwood Westerdale Road
Doncaster, Yorkshire & Humberside

Value Based

We would like to say a big thank you to everybody who nominated a team or individual for an Exceptional Staff Achieve Q award.

There is still time to nominate in our next Exceptional Staff Achieve Q awards. Our next panel will take place on Wednesday 4th November, the deadline for nominations for this panel is Friday 30th October. 

Click here to download a nomination form