Meet Our Team


Lavinia Carauleanu

Lavinia Carauleanu

Deputy Manager

I qualified as a nurse in 2008 in Romania I worked as a nurse in Romania until I came to the UK in 2014. I came to work at Kirkley manor as a nurse and am now Deputy Manager.

Karolina Thompson

Karolina Thompson

Administrator

I am the administrator at Kirkley Manor. I have been here for over 13 years. I came to the UK from Poland in 2007 and have been working here ever since. I started as a support worker , I them became a Team leader and then chose to do administration.

Jayne Richardson

Jayne Richardson

Nurse

I have been a nurse at Kirkley Manor for over 8 years. I am a very experienced nurse who qualified in 1980. I have worked in A and E, in the prison service, NHS and another care home. I love working with an amazing team.

Tanith Mason

Tanith Mason

Team leader

I have been at Kirkley Manor for 5 years. I started as a carer and after a couple of years became a team leader. I really enjoy working here with the staff and residents.

Joanne Hewitt

Joanne Hewitt

Head Chef

I am the Chef at Kirkley Manor. I have been here for over 4 years. I previously worked in a smaller care home and have worked in a hospice prior to this. 

Alina Carauleanu

Alina Carauleanu

Head House Keeper

I came to the uk from Romania in 2016. I have been working as a domestic here ever since. I have recently been promoted to head housekeeper.