Meet the Magnolia Court Care Home team

Our wonderful team comprises nurses, carers, activities coordinators, chefs, housekeepers and more. These people are here to ensure that residents enjoy their time at the home and are supported to live life to the fullest. Meet some of our staff below:

Octavian Stanciu

General Manager

Hello, my name is Octavian, and I am the General Manager here at Magnolia Court. Welcome to our website!

I joined Barchester in January 2015 after completing my university degree in nursing. As a Registered Nurse and General Manager, I am committed to delivering the very highest standard of care to all my residents, alongside my highly qualified team at Magnolia Court.

I am looking forward to the opportunity to meet new people in an environment that is familiar to me, and to make a positive impact and difference to those residents, staff and relatives who I come in contact with.

Magnolia Court is a great community filled with loving care, happiness and laughter.

Virgil Sultan

Deputy Manager

Virgil joined Magnolia Court in 2020 as Deputy Clinical Manager and has a vast experience in nursing care gained during his various positions held in Emergency Services, Care Home sector and GP practice. Virgil said: 'I love spending my time with all the Residents, and it brings me comfort knowing that they're all safe, comfortable and happy. I am happy to be part of this wonderful team at Magnolia Court.'

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Jocelyn Ferrer

Jocelyn Ferrer

Unit Lead

My name is Jocelyn and I am a Unit Lead here at Magnolia. Before I joined the home, I worked as a nurse and Unit Lead in another Barchester home, where I was awarded Employee of the Month for leading an enhanced dementia care pilot.

I am originally from the Philippines and worked as a qualified nurse in Saudi Arabia for 8 years before coming to UK in 2006.

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Jurgita Jankauskaite

Jurgita Jankauskaite

Unit Lead

My name is Jurgita and I am a nurse and Unit lead at Magnolia Court. I have been here since 2014 and enjoy my work a great deal. I always try my best as a nurse and I strive to maintain a good relationship with residents, loved ones and colleagues.

Syndys Bekaj

Syndys Bekaj


I first joined Barchester in 2011, starting as a Carer and then moving into an administration role, just after finishing my Diploma in Accounting and Level 3 Diploma in Business & Administration. I am passionate about my job and extremely happy to be a part of the Magnolia family.

Tammie Comey

Activities Coordinator Lead

I joined Barchester in December 2019 as an Activities assistant and in February 2022 I became the Activities Lead at Magnolia Court Care Home. I am passionate about my role at Magnolia Court, I am a people person and nothing makes me happier than putting a smile on our Residents faces. It is a joy to work with such a great team, I am very happy to be a part of team Magnolia and look forward to meeting you soon!

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Yamina Klock–Mouffok

Yamina Klock–Mouffok

Activities Coordinator

I have been working as an Activities Coordinator in care homes since 2002, starting my career at Four Seasons, then joining Barchester in 2014. I was awarded a Great British Care Award in 2013 and was a finalist at the National Care Awards in the same year, as well as being a finalist in the 2014 Great British Care Awards. I have a natural love for the elderly and enjoy every single day in their company.

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Senior Registered General Nurse and Nutritional Champion.

Senior Registered General Nurse and Nutritional Champion.

Hello my name is Flor and I am a Senior Registered General Nurse and Nutrition Champion at Magnolia Court. I started Barchester in 2012 as a student as part of the overseas nurses programme. I enjoy my role very much especially getting to know residents and their loved ones. I had a very close relationship with my grandmother and loved spending time with her. I am very happy as I now have an extended family with all my Magnolia Court grandparents.


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Alfred Adu-Gyamfi

Head Chef

I've been the Head Chef at Magnolia Court since 2013. I qualified as a chef in 2010. I studied professional cookery levels 1-4 (City & GUILDS) and I have over 10 years’ experience as a chef and I’m really happy to be part of this wonderful team.   

Russell James

Russell James

Head of Maintenance

My name is Russell and I am the Head of Maintenance here at Magnolia. I have worked for Barchester since 2012 and enjoy helping people a great deal. I love being a part of the Magnolia Court family.

Massimo Parziani

Administrative assistant - Receptionist

My name is Massimo and I joined Magnolia Court in October 2021 as the administrative assistant -receptionist.

Before starting this new adventure, I graduated in Italy in Economics and worked in an administrative role for some years in various companies.

I am very excited and proud to have the opportunity to provide quality service and support to our fantastic residents, along with the Magnolia Court family and look forward to meeting you.

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Dionel Tualla & Erlinda Ebreo

Dionel Tualla & Erlinda Ebreo

Senior Care Assistant

Dionel and Erlinda are our Senior Care Assistants. Erlina has been working for us for over 20 years and Dionel since 2015. They both love to support residents and strive to give them the highest quality of care possible.

Diana Harry

Head of Housekeeping

My name is Diana and I am the Head of Housekeeping. My aim is to make everyone happy within our community at Magnolia Court. I am so lucky to have such an amazing team that works hard every single day to provide the best service possible to everyone at Magnolia Court.

Life at our homes booklet

Read our brochure ‘Life in our home. Providing care through coronavirus’ for more information on how we’re here to help you and your loved one.

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Food & Nutrition

Food and nutrition

We offer a constantly evolving menu that caters to the tastes and dietary requirements of those we support.

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Activities & Events


Our activities programme is planned with individual tastes in mind, and residents always have the opportunity to try new and exciting things.

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Care & Facilities

Care and facilities

Our facilities are designed to the highest standards and the care we provide is delivered by passionate and highly-trained professionals.

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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 1862

All other calls

020 8731 9881

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.

Useful downloads

Here to help you make the right decision about your care requirements.

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