Sanford House Michael wins top award

Sanford House administrator Michael Radbourne has won a top awards this week at the Caring Homes Group Recognition Awards.

With more than 5,500 employees across the group Michael beat off stiff competition to be recognised as Ancillary Worker of the Year.

The awards were presented at a glittering ceremony hosted at the Grove Hotel in Watford and presented by musician and singer Ronan Keating.

Sanford House is a modern purpose-built care home in Dereham, providing nursing care and specialist dementia care for up to 40 elderly people.

Following a review of over 3,000 nominations received from colleagues and people supported for the awards, Michael was shortlisted for the award.

The judges shared the views of one nomination which stated; “Michael has worked at Sanford House as an administrator since 2005, he knows the home inside out and is supportive of all areas. Michael always has a smile on his face, even at stressful times and always goes the extra mile.”

Attended by over 340 guests the evening was a great occasion, with colleagues and business partners coming together to celebrate the very best care and support provided by outstanding people.

Paul Jeffery, CEO, Caring Homes Group stated; “The Recognition Awards 2017, provided an opportunity to showcase talent, dedication and commitment, as well as demonstrate the crucial role our professionals play in caring for some of the most vulnerable people in our society.

It’s very important that we celebrate success, from the finalists nominated, to the thousands of our colleagues making a significant contribution to caring for and supporting people all over the UK.”

The event was generously sponsored by Caring Homes Group’s business partners, who together made the event possible.