Meet the Atfield House Care Home team

Our trained team of professionals work together to create the best possible experience for those living in the home, striving to deliver excellent care services in a warm, homely environment. You can find out more about some of our wonderful staff members below:

Elaine Robson

Elaine Robson

General Manager

I have been a registered nurse for 36 years, working with older people in care homes and the community for 20 years. I was very fortunate at the start of my career to work in a very forward looking environment that was advocating person centred care. This is the way I have continued to care for residents.

I have worked for several companies, I moved to Atfield House in July 2012. I hope to finish my working career with Barchester Healthcare. I am fortunate to be managing a dedicated team some of whom have been in post since Atfield House opened in 1997.

On a personal level I have two children, three cats and have recently acquired a springer spaniel puppy called Ruby. Ruby will come to work with me. I unwind at weekends by going to the Stoop and cheering on Harlequins.

Carole Horwood

Carole Horwood

Carmen Bilbie

Carmen Bilbie

Deputy Manager

I started working in Atfield house in 2004 as a Carer, and was eventually promoted to General Nurse, Head of Unit and, finally, Deputy Manager. I consider Atfield to be one of the most welcoming and friendly homes. My role is to ensure that all residents receive the highest standard of care and always take into account personal wishes and requirements. I focus on delivering person-centred care to support residents in understanding the aging process, to maximize their independence, and create a safe, homely environment for everyone in the home. I offer support and guidance to all Nurses and Carers and work closely with external healthcare professionals.

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Anca Radulescu

Anca Radulescu

Unit Manager

I started working for Barchester Healthcare at Atfield house in November 2014 as a Registered Nurse. I have a degree in Nursing and a masters in Management of Health and Social Services. I came here not knowing what to expect and I fell in love with the place and the people. I find it very rewarding to be a part of residents' lives and to help improve it. I've met some wonderful people and learnt a lot from them. Overall, I feel grateful for being here.

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Rosa Roziyeva

Rosa Roziyeva


My role as an Administrator gives me the opportunity to spend my working days meeting future residents and their families. I love being part of a dynamic and caring team, and seeing how well residents live - with dignity, choice and a lot of fun!

Catalin Gherghel

Head of Maintenance

Hi, my name is Catalin & I am head of maintenance here at Atfield House. I am responsible for the upkeep and safety of the building. My previous role was as a head chef in a restaurant however I have always been involved in maintenance and handy work too. I have been working for Barchester for 4 years now, however only here at Atfield house since May 2020. I enjoy working under pressure and in a fast paced environment. I enjoy new tasks and challenges and enjoy it here very much.

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Robert Rakoczy

Robert Rakoczy

Acting Head Chef

Hi, my name is Robert, and I am the Acting Head Chef here Atfield House.

Simona Maria

Activities Co-ordinator

Hi my name is Simona. I am the activities Coordinator here at Atfield House. I started my career with Barchester in 2015. Where i worked as the admin assistant. From there I crossed over and helped the team with hospitality. When the position for activities came up I jumped at the chance. I have been doing this role for since 2019 and have learnt so much. The residents have taught me how to play scrabble & now its a game we all enjoy together. 

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Josephine Okang

Head of Housekeeping

Hello my name is Josephine I am head of housekeeping here at Atfield House. I have worked here since the home opened its doors for the first time. We welcomed our first resident just a few weeks later. I have watched and learnt so much here. It even helped me care for my own parents in their later years. We really are like family and I am lucky enough to have a great team with me.

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Anca, Erika


Part of the nursing team here at Atfield House.These ladies have different backgrounds, education and career history but they have joined us to make up part of a dedicated team of nurses that work around the clock for the health and safety of all of our residents.

Darina,Nathaliya,Karina & Ramona

This is just some of our fabulous care team here at Atfield House. Making sure that is resident is happy healthy and well looked after. They do such a great job every day.

Ranbir, Sriya, Josephine & Jit

Housekeeping Team.

Atfield House pride themselves on the cleanliness of the home. This would not be possible without each one of these staff members. With over 40 years of dedicated service between them. They make sure that not only the home is clean, but that all the residents laundry and the homes linen is washed and pressed every day.

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What happens now?

Are you ready to discuss your individual care requirements? Pick up the phone and talk to us, book a visit to our care home or come and take a look around our facilities.

Care enquiries

New care enquiry phone lines are open 8am-8pm

020 8003 1745

All other calls

020 8560 3994

Our fees and contract

We want to be as transparent as possible about how we charge for the different services we provide as well as what’s included in our contract. Please click the links below to find out more about our fees and contract.

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