Meet the The Wingfield 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:

Ansitha Sasi

General Manager

Hello. My name is Ansitha, and I am the general manager here at The Wingfield. Welcome to our website.

I have been a registered nurse since 2012, completing my nurse training in Kerala, India. I have extensive experience in care home settings. I strive to continually improve the quality of service we provide with an absolute focus on person centred care.  I am here to offer support to the residents, their families and the team. 

I see Wingfield as being a home that can support every stage of later life, we are in the unique position of having two separate homes.  For anyone considering care for a loved one our doors are always open for you to visit and meet the team.  

Kelly Horton

Deputy Manager

Hello, my name is Kelly and I am delighted to be the Deputy Manager of The Wingfield Care Home.  I have worked in the care sector since the age of 18 and have extensive knowledge of nursing, palliative and dementia care. I started working as a care assistant and gradually have worked my way up including completing my level 4 in Lead Practitioner Adult Social Care. I am very keen to update my knowledge further.

I have a great deal of passion for supporting Individuals to live as independently as possible within their own environment. I am very passionate in providing high quality care and person centred care for all the residents within the Wingfield Care Home.

Lavinia Andronie

Clinical Lead

Hello, my name is Lavinia and I am the Clinical Lead here at The Wingfield.  I trained as a nurse in Romania and moved to the UK nine years ago, initially I was a nurse at a care home in Devon, and then joined The Wingfield seven years ago.  I have worked as a nurse in all the communities here, I was promoted to the Head of our Memory Lane Community and then Clinical Lead in 2023. 

I love working with our wonderful residents, listening to their life stories and being part of their lives.  My role as clinical lead means I am able to spend time with all our residents.

Patricia Engelbrecht

Administrator

 

Hello, my name is Pat, I’ve worked in the care sector for over 20 years starting with Barchester in 2021.  I look after the finance and administration of the home.  My door is always open and I am happy to help with any queries you may have.

Sarah Baker

Activities Coordinator

Hello, I am Sarah the Activities Coordinator here at The Wingfield.  I have had a varied career, but starting working in a care home over two years ago as an Activities Coordinator and absolutely loved the role.  I am delighted to be working at The Wingfield and it is wonderful getting to know all the residents.  I am creative and hope to bring new ideas for activities and events as well as still running firm favourites! 

Michaela and I as a team are committed to Barchester’s Life Enrichment programme, ensuring we work with mind, body and soul.

Arnel Antonio

Head Chef

Hello, my name is Arnel and I joined the team at The Wingfield in 2004. Originally from the Philippines, I enjoy the variety of cooking for our residents and learning about their favourite dishes. At home, I still cook traditional Filipino suppers for my family.

The most important thing about our kitchen is how we work together as a team to provide residents with a good dining experience of nutritious and home-cooked food. 

Tracey Page

Head of Maintenance

Hello, my name is Tracey, I have been working for Barchester now for over 3 years, originally the Head of Housekeeping, I was very hands on alongside the maintenance team.  When I was approached by the manager to be the Head of Maintenance I jumped at the chance.   I am here with the team to make the home a safe and well maintained place to live, work and visit.

Natalie Morgan

Administration Assistant

Hello, my name is Natalie and I am part of the administration team here at The Wingfield.  I love the interaction of working on reception, I am here to help and support in any way I can.

Anette Edwards-Burke

Senior Care Assistant

Hello, my name is Anette and I am one of the senior carers at The Wingfield.  I love working with the residents, enriching their lives in everyway as well as having fun with them.