The Team

Carol

Carol Rhind

Job Title: Manager
Joined: 2015
Description: Carol qualified as a Registered General Nurse in 1993, with a passion for care of the elderly and qualifying as a District Nurse in 1998. She has worked in a variety of areas of nursing in the NHS then moving to management roles before moving to the care sector. Carol is passionate about ensuring the residents are receiving a high quality service feeling completely at home, working together with the residents, team and families. Importantly, that the residents are supported to live their lives to the full.

Sandy Barron, Clinical Lead at Park View Care Home

Sandy Barron

Job Title: Clinical Lead
Joined: 2016

Jayne Ward, Head of Care at Park View Care Home

Jayne Ward

Job Title: Head of Care
Joined: 2015
Description: I joined the team at Park View in December 2015. Since qualifying as a Registered Nurse I have always worked in Care Homes and specifically in Dementia Care. My passion is to ensure our residents living with dementia are given outstanding and dignified care from our team and to ensure our residents really are ‘living and not just existing.’ In 2015, I commenced a course with the Norfolk and Suffolk Dementia Alliance and am now a qualified Dementia Care Coach and also a Dementia Friends Champion.

Andrew Wilcox, Head Chef at Park View Care Home in Ipswich

Andrew Wilcox

Job Title: Chef Manager
Joined: 2016

Mandy Grenfell, Head of Activities at Park View Care Home

Mandy Grenfell

Job Title: Head of Activities
Joined: 2016
Description: Having joined the team in 2016, I am keen to incorporate my experience and training into enhancing the lives of all residents, with dignity, variety and enthusiasm. I am passionate about making a difference and creating opportunities and choice. Having qualified as Dementia Alliance Care Coach and a Dementia Friend trainer in 2016, I am inspired to both maintain dignity and introduce diverse opportunities for all residents.

Federica Gardella, Deputy Head of Care at Park View Care home

Federica Gardella

Job Title: Deputy Head of Care
Joined: 2015
Description: I’m a motivated and committed young nurse trained in Italy. During my training with “Universitá Gabriele D’Annunzio” in Chieti, I have developed expertise in a wide range of healthcare areas. Having becoming a registered nurse in November 2014, I have joined this brilliant team in April 2015 and I have risen to the position of Deputy Head of Care in July 2016. I hope to bring enthusiasm to my role at Park view, in order to shape a better future in elderly care.

John Patterson

Job Title: Site Maintenance Operative
Joined: 2012
Description: I moved to Ipswich in October 2004 just prior to completing thirty eight years service with the British Army. I am married with three children and four grandchildren. I am the Site Maintenance Operative for the home. My main responsibilities are to ensure that the Property, Equipment and Furnishings are maintained in a safe working condition. I have been doing this type of Maintenance for seven years.

Nick Bennett, Administrator at Park View Care Home

Nick Bennett

Job Title: Administrator

Nicky Stephenson, Domestic Supervisor at Park View Care Home

Nicky Stephenson

Job Title: Domestic Supervisor

Lindsey Reader

Job Title: Head of Care (Top floor)
Joined: 2017