Meet the team
From nurses and carers to chefs and housekeepers, staff in our home are here to deliver high quality care and services to those we support. Check below to meet some of the friendly faces you are likely to see when visiting our home:
Hi, my name is Mary, and I am the deputy manager acting as general manager here at Friston House. Welcome to our website!
Hi, my name is Peter, and I am the Head of Residential here at Friston House. I have been here since 2014, and have been supported to develop both my in-house skills and profession qualifications to NVQ Level 3, and I am now enjoying the opportunity to support like-minded colleague to develop our environment and person-centred values.
Hi, my name is Ruth, and I am the Head of Memory Lane here at Friston House. I joined Barchester in 2006, and I have been supporting people living with dementia since 2008. I love the team at Friston House and enjoy my work.
Anna is our head of unit for Nursing Here at Friston. She has been here with us since May 2019. She administers medicine and ensures the our nursing is looked after.
I joined Friston in January 2019. I am responsible for supporting staff, residents, and families with their administrative and financial needs.
Hello, my name is Bridie Birrell and I am the Lifestyle Coordinator here at Friston House. I started working at Friston in February 2019. It is my job to ensure residents are getting an enriched lifestyle and ensure we are providing activities that cater to everyone's needs and interests. I make it my duty to get to know residents on a one-to-one basis so I can find activities that they will enjoy and benefit from.
I am a lifestyle Coordinator here at Friston House. I have previously worked in community engagement. I love working alongside others and creating new experiences for residents. I like to offer them the opportunity to learn something new.
I joined Friston House as a lifestyle coordinator in 2019. I do, however, have many years' experience in the care sector in various areas.
My aim is to plan and deliver bespoke activities to all residents in our home. I use a person-centred approach to ensure that everyone is are treated equally and nobody is left out.
I am Abin, the head chef here at Friston House. I have enjoyed working as a professional chef over a period of 10 years. I have chosen the care sector and find it to be a very rewarding environment. I am passionate about cooking, with my specialist skill being desserts and pastries.
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