Carer of the Year should be an individual who exemplifies what it means to be a carer. They should prove a shining example of competency, reliability and security. When thinking about this nominee, there should be a sense of inspiration and motivation. They enjoy their role while exuding an empathetic passion for the care of others. This award seeks to acknowledge and celebrate the dedication that this Carer shows to their local community and/or the difference they have made to the life of a vulnerable person they are caring for.
HR of the Year should be someone who demonstrates innovation and a positive contribution to staffing through enhanced recruitment and improved retention. This award recognises smart and creative rewards and benefits strategies that attracts, motivates, retains, and engages employees. This individual should foster team wellbeing and strive to nurture a caring workplace for all team members.
Scheduler of the Year should be an outstanding member of staff who is indispensable to the scheduling/coordination of carers and clients. The nominee ensures a smooth and pleasant work environment while supporting the best possible service for clients.
Manager of the Year should be a member of staff (in any mangement position of any department) who works tirelessly to maintain office moral, encourage productivity and overall improve the management/supervision of the office/staff/carers. Their ability to ensure open communication among departments, clear concice reporting to all teams. A Manager who shows vision in developing person centered care and supporting staff to meet the ever-changing needs of the business.
Nurse of the Year should be a qualified nurse who shows exceptional abilities in the care of their clients and works to meet not just the medical/physical side of their care but also the mental well being of clients. When thinking about this nominee, you should get a sense of security knowing that they are competent in emergency situations, reliable in their daily care activities and demonstrate how nursing skills integrate with social/home care.
Significant Contribution Award is presented to an outstanding individual who has contributed significantally to home care and related fields. They show exemplary dedication and commitment to those around them to further the exigencies of those in need.