Staff Contacts


Our care team, comprising 100 staff, is led by the Director of Care who is supported by a Nurse Consultant, a Deputy Director of Care and six care team leaders. 

To provide the full range of care in our two facilities, and in the community, we have a care team of 100 staff with a wide range of skills, including children's nurses, registered general nurses, physiotherapists, occupational therapists, teachers, nursery nurses, social worker, artist in residence, chaplain and music therapists. A bank of extra staff is available to cover emergencies and sickness. Medical cover 24 hours a day, 365 days a year is provided by two Consultants in Paediatric Palliative Medicine (1.2 WTE) and three doctors, along with a GP from our local practice.  In addition we have a Consultant Clinical Psychologist on the team.
 
Our fundraising team consists of a Director of Income Generation, assisted by ten fundraisers and a small team of clerical staff.  Our retails team comprises a Head of Retail, a Retail Manager and an Assitant Manager.  We have a wonderful team of shop staff and volunteers who manage our twelve shops and our furniture warehouse.

General administration, garden and maintenance duties are taken care of by a small support team and we have a chef and a team of housekeepers.

We are extremely grateful to all the unpaid volunteers who help us in various ways with fundraising, administration, maintenance, garden and kitchen duties on a regular basis.

To contact us by telephone please call 01937 845045.

Martin Warhurst 
Chief Executive

Clair Holdsworth                           Dr Sue Picton 
Director of Care                            Medical Director 

Michael Tatterton                          Vicki Greensmith 
Nurse Consultant                          Deputy Director of Care 

Vacant                                          Gary Hall                          
Director of Income Generation     Head of ICT and Telecommunications  

Laura Mitchinson                           Ken McDougall
Head of Finance                            HR Manager 

Carol Devine                                 Matthew Ward
Marketing and Communications   Head of Facilities and Health and Safety
Manager