Office Staff

Meet the team :-

We have a wide range of experience and qualifications between us and we are committed to ensure we promote the highest standard of care to our service users

 

Lynda Barksby

Lynda worked in a care environment for 25 years, starting out in nursing and residential homes and then moving onto community care.  Following a period of time as a home support worker Lynda decided that she wanted to find a way to promote more quality care within the community and decided to set up Millennium Homecare and is now the Director.  Lynda has completed NVQ Level 4 registered manager, Mental Capacity Act for managers, Risk Assessment for Managers and Medication training

 

Lisa Gale

Lisa has 19 experience of working in care. 5 years in a care home, and 5 years as a community care worker. Lisa is now the director of Millennium Homecare. Lisa has completed NVQ Level 2 and NVQ Level 3 in Health and Social Care, NVQ Level 4 Registered Managers award, D32, D33 assesor award, Mental Capacity Act for managers, and Risk Assessment for Managers.

 

Joan Antcliff

Joan has 15 years’ experience of working in a care home, including two years as acting manager. Also seven years’ experience in domiciliary care, four months as a Home Support Worker and 6 ˝ years as a care-co ordinator. Joan has completed NVQ Level 3 in Health and Social care, providing effective supervision, recruitment and selection, risk assessment and record keeping for managers, untoward incident reporting strategies, correct use and fitting of incontinence products, and Health and Safety for managers. Joan carries out all risk assessments, attends reviews and introduces new members of staff to service users.

 

Georgia O’Rourke

Starting out in the community as a Home Support Worker Georgia did this role for a year before starting in the office as a Care Co-ordinator, and she has been with us for the last 6 years in her current role. She has completed a NVQ Level 2 and 3 in Health and social care and also risk assessment for managers.  Georgia works on the front line dealing with Services users and their families, liaises with social services, and also the home support workers

 

Kate Cockayne

Kate has 8 years’ experience of working in the office of a homecare provider which has included some work in the community as a relief carer.  Kate has NVQ level 2 and NVQ Level 3 in Health and Social Care, NVQ Level 2 in Information Technology (IT) NVQ Level 2 in Business Administration, Risk assessments for managers.  Kate’s deals with the website, and deals with all IT related tasks within the office.  Kate is also responsible for half the rotas for Millennium.   

 

Georgia Coltart

Georgia works two days in the office and her other time is spent in the community as a Home Support Worker. Georgia’s role within the office is creating and updating careplans, answering the telephone, helping out on the front line, and dealing with services users, their families, and also home support workers. Georgia has 3 years experience of working in care. Georgia has completed GCSE and NVQ Level 2 in Health and Social Care.