We have over 120 dedicated and committed staff and volunteers who deliver the work of the Association. We have six departments who are led by:
Graeme joined St Anthony’s in 2015 as our HR Manager and he has responsibility for overseeing all HR activities at St Anthony’s. He is supported by Lisa who works as Business Administrator and Emily who works as HR Administrator. They both provide valuable administration support not only to the HR department but also to the wider business functions.
Kim is our Registered Manager and has worked with St Anthony’s since 2001. Kim manages the Home Care Department, which is St Anthony’s biggest department of approximately 100 staff. She is supported by our Care Co-ordinators, Jo Smith, Joanne Skeen, Denise Forster and Nicola Whitby who are responsible for co-ordinating the work of those staff delivering care both in the community and at Assisi House our Extra Care Housing Scheme. We have a number of Home Care staff who operate both within the community and at Assisi House, including our Senior Care Workers, Angela Falcus, Dale Abbott, Rachel Taunch and Rebecca Douglas and approximately 90 Care Workers who deliver the vital care to our service users every day of the year, whatever the weather.
Karen joined St Anthony’s in 2017 and is our Housing Scheme Manager at Assisi House. Karen has a wealth of housing experience. It is her responsibility to ensure the smooth running of all housing related activities at Assisi House which includes the ongoing support of tenants to ensure they receive the best service possible and a safe and comfortable environment to live in.
Jo is our Finance & Central Services Manager who is responsible for ensuring all aspects of Finance related activities are managed at St Anthony’s including the monthly payroll and the management of various contracts. Jo is supported by Sarah-Jane, Finance and Payroll Administrator who provides Jo with support on all Finance payroll activity.
Lynda – is our Day Care Manager and has worked with St Anthony’s for over 25 years and manages the Day Care Department and is also our Dementia Friends Champion. Lynda is supported by Pam, Senior Support Worker who provides a daily presence in the Day Centre ensuring all service users are cared for and supported throughout the day. Beth works as Support Worker and we also have two Apprentices who help with the day to day operation. The Day Centre is also very privileged to be supported by a wonderful team of volunteers, Maureen, Ken, Allan, Ray, Douglas and Peter who all give up their free time to help with a range of activities and support for St Anthony’s.
Helen – Is our Chief Executive Officer and she has responsibility for overseeing all strategic and operational aspects of St Anthony’s including the management of the senior management team and working closely with our Board of Trustees. Helen joined St Anthony’s in 2015.