Meet the team
The Branksome Heights team comprises compassionate and professional caregivers who devote themselves to the needs of our residents.
Rebecca has over 16 years of experience working as a Registered Manager in the Adult Social Care sector and NHS. She is passionate about delivering excellent quality care with kindness and compassion. At Branksome Heights, Rebecca is proud to lead a team who share the same ethos as herself.
Helen has been working as a Deputy Manager at Branksome Heights for 5 years. She is proud to be part of the kind and caring team that combines traditional with holistic care to provide a full and enriched life for each resident.
Head Of Care
Carmen has been working in care for over 11 years and Branksome Heights is her passion. She treats residents as she would her own family. She is passionate about supporting and mentoring colleagues to raise care standard to the highest level.
Regional Lifestyle and Hospitality Manager
With 28 years of experience in the hospitality industry, Simon started as a chef in Weymouth and Portland hotels before progressing to London where he had the honour of cooking for the Royal family. In 2013, he transitioned to the care sector, achieving accolades such as South West Care Chef of the Year and Most Nutritional Menu. He says his goal is to always provide a great plate of food for every individual, regardless of dietary needs, with resident-led menus.
Siri has worked at Branksome Heights for five years and has recently been promoted to Head Housekeeper. She has a lovely sunny disposition, is always smiling, and always energetically cleaning our home. Siri leads a great team of Domestic staff and her exacting high standards can be seen, felt, and indeed, smelt around Branksome Heights as she keeps us fresh and clean.
Karen has worked in administration for many years and in a variety of administrative and reception roles. She loves the Care Home environment and feels right at home here at Branksome Heights, helping to create a warm friendly welcome to the home. She very much enjoys meeting new people, and building relationships with residents, families and staff. Karen is also quite creative and loves designing our menus, writing our newsletters and sometimes even the occasional much enjoyed poem.
We are very excited to have Angela join us as our Home Administrator fairly recently. She has a wealth of experience in the care industry and brings top-class administrative skills to her role. Angela is very hard working and is a strong support to our Management team for which we are very grateful to her.
We are very fortunate to have a loyal, hard-working maintenance man in Dushan. He has worked at Branksome Heights for four years and knows the building inside and out. No job is too small, he always greets you with a big smile and can be seen around our Home making sure we are all safe, nicely decorated and that all equipment is up to the highest standard and good working order. Dushan is the new proud owner of a hot tub in his back garden! Like other couples within our staff Dushan is married to our Head of Care (Nights).
Join our team
- £11.25 per hour
- Mixed (Weekdays/Weekends)
- Closing date:
To ensure there is always a focus on ensuring excellent customer experience, by ways of presentation and food service within the home. Reports to: Hospitality Manager/Home Manager
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
Ensuring the meals are served to the highest standard. Promoting a great meal time experience.
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