Meet the Shelburne Lodge 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:

Marina Glen

General Manager

Hello, my name is Marina, and I am the General Manager at Shelburne Lodge. Welcome to our website!

I am a Registered Nurse with over 25 years' experience in nursing spanning various roles within the NHS and care homes. I joined the Shelburne Lodge team in 2015.  I am passionate that our residents are provided with the very best  of care, dignity, respect and support to enable them to live a healthy and happy life.

Barchester Healthcare have great support teams and quality assurance systems in place to support me in ensuring that our residents and given high quality, person centered care and I am committed to delivering the very highest standard of care to all my residents, alongside my highly qualified team at Shelburne Lodge.

My team and I look forward to welcoming you to Shelburne Lodge. 


Alex Alecu

Deputy Manager

Hello my name is Alex

I have been part of the team at Shelburne Lodge since 2014. I have experience as a RGN working with older people in both the NHS and a care home environment. 

I was promoted to Deputy Manager in September 2021. I am really enjoying the role and am very proud to be part of a great team.

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Jemma and Emily

Activities Coordinators

Jemma has also worked at Shelburne Lodge for many years. She accepted the role of Activities Coordinator in 2018, and it gives her great pleasure knowing that her that she spends with residents benefits their quality of life.

Emily has recently joined the team to support the varied programme of activities to enhance the wellbeing of residents 

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Rachel Noke

Hello my name is Rachel.

I am the home administrator and have been at Shelburne Lodge since September 2021. I am very passionate about my role and enjoy ensuring every things runs smoothly. I enjoy meeting new people and getting to know our residents and their loved ones. I look forward to meeting you soon.

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Alex Ungureanu

Alex Ungureanu

Head Chef

Alex is a very talented chef who has worked in some high end restaurants throughout his career. He produces a nutritional and varied menu that residents and visitors enjoy. Alex also makes wonderful birthday cakes for residents on their special day.

Mark Harland

Maintenance Manager

I have been working for Barchester since June 2021. I have over 20 years of maintenance experience including 12 years of being a plumbing and heating engineer.  I really enjoy fixing things and love that my work is very varied and no two day are ever the same. Shelburne Lodge is great place to work and it’s a pleasure getting to know the residents and being part of such a fantastic team.

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Housekeeping Team


Here is our housekeeping team. including Head Housekeeper, Rachel Weatherill and Housekeeping Assistants, Miroslaw Kepski and Anna Lisowska.

Rachel Weatherill

Head of Housekeeping

I have been working at Shelburne Lodge for many years. I started as a Care Assistant and achieved several care service awards whilst in this role before joining the house keeping team. I am proud of the standard myself and my team have achieved in the home. As a team, we constantly ensure that all standards are practiced and the home is clean, safe and welcoming for all residents, staff and visitors. I have an NVQ and a Special Commendation Award in hospitality. 

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Nurses & Carers

Shelburne Lodge is privileged to have an excellent nursing and care team. Nurses and carers work alongside each other delivering exceptional care to everyone we support, ensuring they meet individual needs at all times. They help produce a warm and welcoming environment for all residents and visitors.

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Life at our homes booklet

Read our brochure 'Providing great quality care and wellbeing' 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

01494 840 754

All other calls

01494 440 404

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.

Care Home and Company Awards