Meet the Werrington Lodge Care Home 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:
Renju Susan Varghese
Hello, my name is Renju and I am the Acting General Manager at Werrington lodge.
I qualified as a nurse in 2008 before moving to the U in 2012. I gained a wide range of skills and experience working in dementia nursing and palliative care for several years. I relocated to Peterborough in 2018 and worked as a junior sister in one of the specialist dementia nursing homes, before joining Barchester in 2020 and working as a senior nurse at Longueville Court. In 2021 I moved to Hampton Grove, having been promoted to Deputy Manager. In March 2023, I was promoted as the Acting General Manager at Werrington Lodge.
I am passionate about providing outstanding care and ensuring the well-being and happiness of our residents. My team and I strive to create a 'home from home' atmosphere at Werrington Lodge where each resident can pursue their hobbies and interests in a supported environment.
If there is anything I can do to assist you, please do not hesitate to get in touch and I will do my very best to help anyone who is starting to explore their future care needs. Please drop in for a cup of tea and a chat – my door is always open and I look forward to welcoming you to Werrington Lodge very soon!
Hello, my name is Neethu and I am the Deputy Manager here at Werrrington Lodge.
I registered as a Nurse in India and I have worked in the care of elderly people in the U.K since 2013. My career has included managing residential/dementia care and complex care homes - all of which I have truly adored!
I have always had a natural affinity with the older generation and am passionate about providing the best care and service for each and every one of them and their families every single day.
The team and I are dedicated to guaranteeing that all of our residents are treated with dignity, respect and receive bespoke care support as we create many more happy memories together here at Werrington Lodge.
Hello I am Mirela and I am in the Clinical Lead here at Werrington Lodge.
I joined the team in 2015 and have over 20 years experience as a Nurse and a lot of expertise too. I am driven to ensure only the highest standards of Nursing Care is provided to our residents - just as if I was looking after a member of my own family. Delivering outstanding care is at the forefront of everything we do here at Werrington Lodge and I am proud to be a part of such a great clinical team.
Hi, my name is Annabel and I am one of the Community Managers here at Werrington Lodge.
I have always enjoyed helping people in whatever way I can one thing that I feel is really important is offering our residents a lot of personal choice.
I like to spend as much time as possible with the people that we care for and I also really enjoy getting to know our residents' families and provide them with support when they need it. It is my absolute goal to make this a home from home and a place that our residents’ thoroughly enjoy living at!
I am Crina - Senior Registered Nurse at Werrington Lodge Care Home.
I have been working here since 2020 and I could say that I grew a lot personally and professionally since being part of this team.
Working in this environment I realised that I could make a huge difference in the people life, especially our residents and their families who rely on us to look after their loved ones. Along with being professional and skilled I consider that kindness and compassion are the key in ensuring the well being for our residents and this is what made me enjoy doing my job because it comes very naturally to me.
As every person is different I am there to ensure that our residents get the care that they need and they feel comfortable to express their preferences. Person centred care is a key of living happy and secure even in the latest stage of the life and together with my working team our goal is to provide that.
Hi, my name is Mabel and I am a Registered Nurse here at Werrington Lodge.
As an RGN my focus is on our residents well being, ensuring that they are as healthy and mobile as possible. My passion has always been looking after the elderly and ensuring that they live happy and healthy lives receiving the highest quality of care at all times.
I really enjoy working at Werrington Lodge and providing care and support to our residents and future residents that choose to make this their home.
Hello, my name is Joshua and I am a Registered Nurse here at Werrington Lodge.
I thoroughly enjoying working with an amazing team and caring for our residents at the home and getting to know their families too.
Providing great care is very important to me and there is nothing else in the world that I would rather be doing – I just love looking after people and making sure they are ok and safe. Our residents always have so many lovely stories too that they kindly share with me and that is truly special.
Hello, my name is Michelle, and I am the Team Leader here at Werrington Lodge.
My passion has always been looking after the elderly and Dementia Care.
I really enjoy working at Werrington Lodge and providing care and support to our residents and future residents that choose to make this their home. It is paramount to me that our residents live happy and healthy lives receiving the highest quality of care at all times.
Hello, I am April and I am the Administrator here at Werrington Lodge.
I am often the first port of call for our residents, their families, our home visitors and I have been working in the care sector since 2010.
As soon as I started with Barchester I realised that the company values are second to none and the drive for great quality care is on another level. I am here to assist with any contractual questions that you may have and also to ensure that our residents and their families are fully supported by our home.
I have always enjoyed working closely with people and especially meeting residents, their families and friends. If there is anything that I can do to help - please do not hesitate to ask and I look forward to welcoming you at Werrington Lodge very soon.
Hello, my name is Eleanor and I am the Activities Coordinator here at Werrington Lodge. For the past 4 years I have also been caring for my Nan and therefore fully understand the importance of having a good support system, a healthy social life and living life to the fullest every day.
Making sure that our residents have things to do that they really enjoy doing is something that I hold very close to my heart. It is so important to make sure that they are happy and enjoy all of the activities and events that we host for them.
I am a fun and bubbly individual that enjoys putting a smile on everyone’s face. My aim is to ensure that all of our residents have an equal opportunity to explore new interests and continue to do the things they loved before they joined our family.
A lot of our residents also enjoy our special trips out on our Mini Bus as we create new and special memories together at Werrington Lodge.
My name is Sharon and I am the Head Chef here at Werrington Lodge. I have worked at the home since 2011 and pride myself on preparing high quality food and seeing our residents enjoy the dishes that the team and myself create makes me very happy!
Our Hospitality team here at Werrington Lodge is committed to providing seasonal home cooked menus offering choice, nutrition and quality - including exciting menus to specific individual dietary needs and all appetites. The food we produce is hugely important to our residents which is why it is absolutely imperative that we always get their feedback and continuously meet the needs and nutritional quota of every single resident who chooses to make Werrington Lodge their home.
Hello, my name is Aaron and I am the Head of Maintenance here at Werrington Lodge.
Helping to make our home inviting, comfortable and safe for our residents, relatives, guests and colleagues is absolutely paramount to me.
I am exceptionally proud to work for Barchester and am committed to maintaining the highest standards in everything that we do for those that have chosen to make Werrington Lodge their home.
If there is anything that I can do to help when you visit please do not hesitate to ask and I look forward to meeting you all very soon.
Hi, my name is Nikki and I am Head Housekeeper here at Werrington Lodge.
I especially enjoy spending time with our residents and getting to know them as my team and I maintain the highest level of cleanliness and standards throughout our home. I love to help our residents settle in and ensure everything is just as they like it every single day!
Hello my name is Lisa and I am a Care Assistant here at Werrington Lodge. I have always enjoyed looking after elderly people and supporting them in their daily routines.
I thoroughly enjoy working alongside the team here at Werrington Lodge and with all of our lovely residents too!
It makes me feel very happy to know that our residents enjoy living at the home and together we provide the best care for them every single day.
Karan Ann Radomski
Hi, my name is Karan and I am one of the Care Assistants here at Werrington Lodge.
I really enjoy getting to know our residents and making sure that they are always well cared for to enable them to settle comfortably in their new home - making every day they spend with us the best it possibly can be.