Meet the 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:

Care homes and elderly care from Barchester Healthcare

Michelle Middleton-Price

General Manager

Welcome to Mount House & Severn View's website; my name is Michelle and I am the General Manager here.

I qualified as an RGN in 2009, following a long career with the NHS. I am originally from Yorkshire, and I relocated to Shropshire in 2014, which is when I made the decision to leave the NHS after 17 years of service and steer my career towards the independent sector.

I worked for Barchester from 2015 to 2016 as a Deputy Manager at one of our sister homes, but due to personal commitments, I had to find a job that allowed me to work closer to home. I then secured a position as General Manager with another company, leading a home that was initially rated as 'Inadequate' by the CQC to achieve an all round 'Good' rating after 19 months.

I am very passionate about the delivery of high quality care and I like to empower team members to progress in their careers and to achieve their individual potentials.

I have an open door policy for all residents, staff and visitors, so feel free to pop in.

Care homes and elderly care from Barchester Healthcare

Claire Anslow

Team Leader

Claire is a Senior Carer and is also the Team Leader at the Mount House. She has been working here for over 10 years and is currently training to be a Care Practitioner. She provides support to all of the Care Assistants.

Care homes and elderly care from Barchester Healthcare

Shirley Lewis

Team Leader

Shirley is a Senior Carer and is also the Team Leader at the Mount House. She has been working here for over 6 years and is currently training to be a Care Practitioner. She provides support to all of the Care Assistants.

Care homes and elderly care from Barchester Healthcare

Hannah Mulholland

Acitivities Coordinator

Hannah organises a 24/7 planned programme of events every day, including evening and weekends, that are based on the residents' choices. 

Hannah goes above and beyond her duties to ensure that all residents experience a fulfilled and content life. She is determined that every one of the residents should be able to enjoy an outing, regardless of their care needs.

Hannah is naturally bubbly and enthusiastic about her role and the difference she and her colleagues are making to residents' lives. As a result, she has created a 'Whole Team' approach at the home, leading to a culture where they celebrate life.

In 2016, Hannah was named the National Winner in the 'Activities Coordinator of the Year' category at the Barchester Care Awards.

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Sophie Pritchard

Activities Coordinator

Since starting at Mount House in 2018, Sophie has endeavoured to provide a broad-ranging activities programme for those we support, which is based primarily around the wants and needs of residents and includes lots of musical entertainment, holistic therapies and social events within the home and out in the local community.

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Gill Davies

Administrator

Gill has been at Mount House for 12 years, originally as Administration Assistant and now following promotion last year as Home Administrator. She is responsible for administration and all financial aspects related to the running of the home. 

Care homes and elderly care from Barchester Healthcare

Becky Lewis

Administration Assistant

Becky works alongside Gill the Administrator and she has been working here for over 5 year. Becky is responsible for administration and all financial aspects related to the running of the Mount House. The admin team is always on hand with a friendly welcome and offers of assistance.

Care homes and elderly care from Barchester Healthcare

Damian Lawley

Head Chef

My role is to create well-balanced and nutritional meals using locally sourced ingredients to provide a dining experience to remember for all residents and family members to enjoy. I have been working at Mount House for over two years and have extensive experience in the catering industry. I ensure that every meal is not only delicious, but reflects each individual's likes, dislikes and dietary requirements!

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Daniel Mockridge

Head of Maintenance

Daniel is responsible for maintaining the grounds and buildings, ensuring a safe environment in which to live and work.

Care homes and elderly care from Barchester Healthcare

Joe Cieciora

Maintenance Assistant

Joe has worked at the Mount House since 2014. He works alongside Daniel and is also responsible for maintaining the grounds and buildings, ensuring a safe environment in which to live and work.

Care homes and elderly care from Barchester Healthcare

Ashleigh Bebb

Head of Housekeeping

Ashleigh originally worked for Barchester at Ottley House as a Carer, and then was promoted to Head of Housekeeping here. Ashleigh is responsible for making sure that our home meets hygiene standards.

Care homes and elderly care from Barchester Healthcare

Mark Bowen

Senior Carer

Mark has worked for Barchester for over two years. He was based at one of our sister homes in the activities department before joining us as a Senior Carer.

Care homes and elderly care from Barchester Healthcare

Karen Evans

Senior Carer

Karen is a Senior Carer and has worked at the Mount House since 2012. She provides support to all of our Care Assistants.

Care homes and elderly care from Barchester Healthcare

Steffi Pritchard

Second Chef

Steffi has been working at the Mount House for almost 4 years and was promoted to Second Chef about a year ago.

Steffi's role is to create well-balanced and nutritional meals using locally sourced ingredients to provide a dining experience to remember for all residents and family members to enjoy.

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