Mrs Sarah Nieberg – Manager

Sarah comes from a nursing background, training as a general nurse in the 1980’s. Sarah has been working with the elderly at Rosebery House since 1994, becoming the Manager in 2009.

Sarah completed her Health & Social Care – Adults Level 4 NVQ in 2008 and Leadership & Management for Care Services Level 4 NVQ in 2011. She has completed many short courses both at and away from Rosebery House.

Lisa Trollope

Lisa is the Care Manager at Rosebery House and works closely with the Manager on all aspects of the home. Lisa has worked as a Care Assistant since 1998, joining Rosebery House in 2003. Lisa was promoted to Deputy Manager in 2010 and her current role in 2012. Lisa completed her Health & Social Care (Adults) Level 3 NVQ in 2010 and has completed many short courses whilst at Rosebery House.

Support staff

Pamela Johnson and Nicola Larter are our Senior Care Assistants. Pam joined Rosebery House in 2003 and completed her NVQ 3 in 2010. Nicola has been with us since 2012 and is currently studying her NVQ3.

There are 13 other Care Assistants at present employed at Rosebery House, a mixture of full and part time, some undertaking night duty and some day duty shifts. All our Care Assistants are experienced in caring for the elderly. If new inexperienced staff are employed, full training is provided. Some of our care staff will have completed NVQ courses whilst others will be working towards NVQ qualifications in the near future. All staff are trained in Moving & Handling, Basic Food Hygiene, First Aid, Infection Control, Prevention of Abuse, Medicine Administration and Fire Safety. There is an appointed person First Aider on duty each shift. Additional training subjects are also covered.

For the busiest part of the day (mornings through to lunchtime) up to six Care Assistants are on duty, at other times of the day there are up to four and throughout the night there are two waking members of staff.

The Manager is on call 24 hours a day if not in the building, always supplying extra support if required.

We also have cooking and housekeeping staff who are a vital part of the team. Julie and Christine, our Cooks, provide home cooked tasty and nutritious meals, consulting with the ladies and gentlemen as to their preferences, likes and dislikes. Food hygiene courses are taken by the cooks and care staff and up dated as required.

Our housekeeper is Rose Villaluz, who also maintains the garden. Saifon and Joy are our part time housekeepers.

Emma Foster is our office manager.