Meet the team

Our staff are what hold the home together. Each one of these team members are dedicated to providing high quality care and services to those we support, and ensuring that residents enjoy all aspects of life at our home. See below to meet some of our friendly faces:

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Joann Mills

General Manager

Hi my name is Joann Mills, and I am the General Manager here at Springvale Court.

I started in the care profession in 2000 as a care assistant at Barchester’s Bedewell Grange Care Home. I then progressed to senior care assistant, and then to Deputy Manager in 2003, where I worked for 13 years. My qualifications include NVQ level 3, NVQ level 4, RMA and A1 Assessor’s Award. I transferred to Springvale Court in January 2013. 

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Janice Cook

Deputy Manager

I started at Springvale Court in June 2000 and have been supporting the General Manager in running all aspects of the home effectively since 2004.

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Yvonne Mason

Administrator

Yvonne assists the General Manager by managing the day-to-day administrative and financial duties in the home.

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Izzy Lamb

Activities Coordinator

I started at Springvale Court in 2010 as a Care Assistant and was then promoted to Activities Coordinator in 2016. I strive to ensure that each individual is supported with social contact, mobility and independence with an activities programme that is fun, so that residents can thrive and live to their full potential.

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Hazel Marston

Head Chef

I have worked at Springvale Court since 1998. It is my job to manage, develop and provide a high quality catering and dining experience to all residents. I also create nutritious, well-balanced menus that reflect the Barchester standards.

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Dianne Lang

Head Housekeeper

I have worked for Springvale Court for over 10 years and am responsible for supporting the housekeeping team and ensuring the delivery of high quality cleanliness across the home.

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Nicola Dobson

Senior Care Assistant

I have worked at Springvale Court since 2006. I started as a Care Assistant, completed my NVQ level 2 & 3 and worked my way up to Senior Care Assistant. I deliver high quality care to all residents, and provide leadership and supervision for all carers.

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Kelly McCarthy

Senior Care Assistant

I have worked at Springvale Court since 1998. I work as a Senior Care Assistant and I have completed my NVQ level 1 & 2 in care. I supervise the delivery of high quality care within the carer team.

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Bev Dixon

Senior Care Assistant

I have worked at Springvale Court since 2013 and have been in the care sector for over 30 years, qualifying as an RGN. I provide high quality care to everyone we support here at Springvale Court.

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