Gold Hill Care held their Christmas Party at the Village Hall on 14th December 2012.
The party was well attended by the management and executive team, the charity’s Board’s of non-executive directors, volunteers, staff, supporters and their partners. Revd Malcolm Duncan, Senior Pastor of Gold Hill Baptist Church, and Revd Keith King, the Chaplain, also supported the event.
CEO Stephen Kirkpatrick, and Trisha Thurbon, Registered Manager of Rock House, announced the winners of the various annual awards which were presented by Gold Hill Care’s Chair, Ian Melling. Some of the photos can be viewed in the media gallery on this website.
The award winners were:
Gold Hill Care Employee of the Year – Briony Smith, Deputy Manager of Gold Hill Homecare, for the outstanding way she led the homecare service whilst the manager was on maternity leave.
The Team of the Year – the Catering Team who for the third year running have achieved the top rating of 5 (Very Good) from Chiltern District Council.
The Maurian Hales Memorial Award 2012 – Bozenka Polachova, Deputy Manager of Rock House. Bo was chosen for the award by Maurian’s husband, Patrick, and his family.
2nd place runner-up to Employee o f the Year – Michelle Liggins, Care Team Leader.
3rd place runner-up to Employee of the Year – Jane Tafirenyika, Care Team Leader.
Rock House staff also presented flowers and a gift to Trisha Thurbon, and to Bo Polachova, Deputy Manager, in appreciation of their hard work and support shown to staff during 2012.