Meet The Team
Our reputation as a nationally acclaimed employer was further enhanced when the home was selected as the Best Employer in the country who employ 50 or less staff at both the 2020 and 2019 National Care Accolades. This award is even more remarkable when over 83% of the 20,000 plus care establishments in the country were eligible to enter for this award.
Our investment in our staff development programmes ensure that we have developed a highly skilled and motivated team, passionate about consistently delivering outstanding person-centred care. Recognition of the effectiveness of Team Hendra was nationally recognised when the home was awarded the Investors in People Platinum Award in 2021.
We work the Hendra way. We aim to be the best and are expected to work to a high standard, making decisions and always looking to improve.
Prior to the acquisition of Hendra House by Vince and his wife Gill in 2002, Vince was a Group Operations Manager with a national care company with responsibility for the management of a diverse range of care establishments which included general and EMI nursing care, general and EMI residential care as well as domiciliary care.
The homes Care Manager is Lindsay Giess.
Lindsay joined the company in 2010 and has been employed in the Adult Social Care Sector since 2008.
Lindsay completed the Level 5 End of Life Management Award and is a qualified Moving & Handling Trainer. In addition to her Care Managers role she is the homes lead on End of Life Care, Moving & Handling. She is currently completing the Level 5 Care Managers award. In 2010 Lindsay won the Bronze Medal at the World Skills in Care competitions held in London.