Cheryl Valentine, the Personal Activities Leader from Willoughby Grange Care Home in Boston received an award after being recognised for her caring nature.
Cheryl was nominated for a Recognition of Care and Kindness (ROCK) award by resident Joanne Herbert a relative of a resident in her care. Ms Herbert wrote in her nomination: “Cheryl is wonderful with all of the residents. Always cheerful and smiley. She really care about each resident. She puts so much effort into making life a little more enjoyable and fun.”
A ROCK award is a nationwide honour that specifically highlights the impact a Four Season Health Care employee has made on the lives of people living in one of their care homes. An internal prize, staff are nominated for an award by either residents, their relatives or friends, who have witnessed or experienced staff members demonstrating excellent standards of care and kindness in their role.
Jaqualine Nzara, Home Manager said: “This award for Cheryl is very well deserved. I want to congratulate her on her success and thank her for all of her hard work and determination. I want to thank Ms Herbert for taking the time to recognise the work Cheryl and the rest of the team do.”
Cheryl Valentine said: “I’m absolutely ecstatic. I never expected to win a ROCK award, because I just come to work and do my job.”
Are you looking for a care home in Boston? Willoughby Grange Care Home offers support for all types of care including residential care, dementia care, nursing care, respite care, end of life/palliative care and intermediate care.
Date published: 15 September 2017