Pinewood Residential & Nursing Home and Pinewood Home Care Staff

Staff at Pinewood are selected primarily on the basis of a kind and caring nature.  On-going training is provided to ensure that they have the necessary skills and experience to deliver a high standard of care, utilising the medical equipment and facilities provided by the Home.

Responsible Individual and Director
Philip Sadeghi

Responsible Individual and Director, Philip Sadeghi - Philp had, until 2004, worked as a solicitor in the city of London with over 8 years' experience in law.  Feeling it was time for a change of career, Philip agreed to join his father, Jim, and his brother, Andy, to be in charge of Pinewood.Philp had, until 2004, worked as a solicitor in the city of London with over 8 years' experience in law. Feeling it was time for a change of career, Philip agreed to join his father, Jim, and his brother, Andy, to be in charge of Pinewood.

Director
Andy Sadeghi

Director, Andy Sadeghi - Having acquired Masters degrees in Biomedical Sciences and Internet Computing, Andy, had, until 2004, been working for an Internet Service Provider in Sheffield.  Since then, he agreed to come to Devon and join Jim and Philip to be heavily involved in the administration and running of the family care business. Having acquired Masters degrees in Biomedical Sciences and Internet Computing, Andy, had, until 2004, been working for an Internet Service Provider in Sheffield. Since then, he agreed to come to Devon and join Jim and Philip to be heavily involved in the administration and running of the family care business.

Manager
Sally Williams

Manager, Sally Williams - Sally has been working in the care industry since 1998, be it within care homes or in the domiciliary care sector. In 2003, she successfully completed her NVQ 3 and progressed to the position of Senior Carer. She gained experience of the day to day running of a care home, having responsibilities including the management of the home during times of the manager's/owner's absence. Sally has also studied Physiology and Anatomy at Level 3 alongside gaining a VTCT Level 3 diploma in Swedish Massage in 2009/10. Before joining Pinewood in May 2010 as a Senior Carer for the care home, she was working with people with learning disabilities.Sally has been working in the care industry since 1998, be it within care homes or in the domiciliary care sector. In 2003, she successfully completed her NVQ 3 and progressed to the position of Senior Carer. She gained experience of the day to day running of a care home, having responsibilities including the management of the home during times of the manager's/owner's absence. Sally has also studied Physiology and Anatomy at Level 3 alongside gaining a VTCT Level 3 diploma in Swedish Massage in 2009/10. Before joining Pinewood in May 2010 as a Senior Carer for the care home, she was working with people with learning disabilities.

Receptionist, Kirsty HurstReceptionist
Kirsty Hurst

Receptionist, Justine NottinghamReceptionist
Justine Nottingham

Activities
Lisa Tinsley

Activities , Lisa Tinsley - Studied English Lit at Swansea University and obtained a BA Honors, I then went onto Dundee F.E. College to obtain my post graduate certificate in education. I then worked as a primary school teacher in Scotland and England and went on to purchase my own nursery school which I ran for 7 years in Devon. Following this I went to work for the Devon County Council on the 'Devon Action for Youth' program working with all ages of children excluded from mainstream education. I now work with the opposite end of the spectrum keeping the older generation happy, engaged and motivated.  Studied English Lit at Swansea University and obtained a BA Honors, I then went onto Dundee F.E. College to obtain my post graduate certificate in education. I then worked as a primary school teacher in Scotland and England and went on to purchase my own nursery school which I ran for 7 years in Devon. Following this I went to work for the Devon County Council on the 'Devon Action for Youth' program working with all ages of children excluded from mainstream education. I now work with the opposite end of the spectrum keeping the older generation happy, engaged and motivated.

Activities, Rosie JonesActivities
Rosie Jones

Senior Carer
Kishori Jaikar

Senior Carer, Kishori Jaikar - Kishori qualified as a nurse in India in 2001 and joined Pinewood in 2006 as a care assistant.Kishori qualified as a nurse in India in 2001 and joined Pinewood in 2006 as a care assistant.

Senior Carer, Ben Hur RevillasSenior Carer
Ben Hur Revillas

Senior Carer
Kirsty Anderson

Senior Carer, Kirsty Anderson - Kirsty joined Pinewood in September 2018 as a Senior Carer.Kirsty joined Pinewood in September 2018 as a Senior Carer.

Senior Carer
Rachel Edmunds

Senior Carer, Rachel Edmunds - Rachel joined Pinewood in September 2018 as a Senior Carer.Rachel joined Pinewood in September 2018 as a Senior Carer.

Senior Carer
Melinda Lukacs

Senior Carer, Melinda Lukacs - Melinda joined Pinewood in 2017 as a Care Assistant. She has now been promoted to Senior Carer in June 2018.Melinda joined Pinewood in 2017 as a Care Assistant. She has now been promoted to Senior Carer in June 2018.

Senior Carer, Sarah Prestidge Senior Carer
Sarah Prestidge

Care Assistant, Kirsty ShawCare Assistant
Kirsty Shaw

Care Assistant, Hayley AmosCare Assistant
Hayley Amos

Care Assistant, Chelsea BastoneCare Assistant
Chelsea Bastone

Care Assistant, Deborah Chin-YueCare Assistant
Deborah Chin-Yue

Care Assistant, Natalia CorcosCare Assistant
Natalia Corcos

Care Assistant, Terri DerrickCare Assistant
Terri Derrick

Care Assistant, Kimberley HayesCare Assistant
Kimberley Hayes

Care Assistant, Tracey HorneCare Assistant
Tracey Horne

Care Assistant, Shannon KellowCare Assistant
Shannon Kellow

Care Assistant, Michael LeeCare Assistant
Michael Lee

Care Assistant, Mariya MatevaCare Assistant
Mariya Mateva

Care Assistant, Andreea MihaliaCare Assistant
Andreea Mihalia

Care Assistant, Gemma PaltridgeCare Assistant
Gemma Paltridge

Care Assistant, Holly ShawCare Assistant
Holly Shaw

Care Assistant, Jordan ShawCare Assistant
Jordan Shaw

Care Assistant, Cristina Ward Care Assistant
Cristina Ward

Care Assistant, Hollie WhiteCare Assistant
Hollie White

Laundry / Ancillary Assistant
Jenny Sampson

Laundry / Ancillary Assistant , Jenny Sampson - I first started work in the care industry in 1989 as a carer in a care home.  I came to work for Pinewood in 2009 in the laundry department.I first started work in the care industry in 1989 as a carer in a care home. I came to work for Pinewood in 2009 in the laundry department.

Domestic / Ancillary Assistant
Patricia Hayes

Domestic / Ancillary Assistant , Patricia Hayes - I have worked at Pinewood since 2000.I have worked at Pinewood since 2000.

Ancillary Assistant , Sabrina BellamyAncillary Assistant
Sabrina Bellamy

Ancillary Assistant , Kerri CrispAncillary Assistant
Kerri Crisp

Ancillary Assistant , Vanessa HannonAncillary Assistant
Vanessa Hannon

Ancillary Assistant , Rosanna HaywardAncillary Assistant
Rosanna Hayward

Ancillary Assistant , Rachel JamesAncillary Assistant
Rachel James

Ancillary Assistant , Rachel ParrottAncillary Assistant
Rachel Parrott

Ancillary Assistant , Ryan Shapcott Ancillary Assistant
Ryan Shapcott

Ancillary Assistant , Zoe SpencerAncillary Assistant
Zoe Spencer

Cook, Elaine Gallop Cook
Elaine Gallop

Cook, Sandeep MohiteCook
Sandeep Mohite

Hairdresser, Fran RichardsonHairdresser
Fran Richardson

Maintenance, Timothy SimmonsMaintenance
Timothy Simmons

Gardener
Stephen Kinsman

Gardener, Stephen Kinsman - I qualified as a motor engineer with a national diploma in engineering and became manager of fleet delivery for the largest supplier of lease vehicles in the UK based in London.  I returned to Cornwall to manage a building plant hire company before retraining in 2000 to obtain a first class honors degree in building surveying.  I came to work for Pinewood as their gardener in May 2009.I qualified as a motor engineer with a national diploma in engineering and became manager of fleet delivery for the largest supplier of lease vehicles in the UK based in London. I returned to Cornwall to manage a building plant hire company before retraining in 2000 to obtain a first class honors degree in building surveying. I came to work for Pinewood as their gardener in May 2009.

Pastoral Visitor
Chris Cant

Pastoral Visitor, Chris Cant - I am a Church of England clergyman and I visit as many of the service users as possible on alternate Monday afternoons. I provide friendship, encouragement and spiritual support if it is requested.I am a Church of England clergyman and I visit as many of the service users as possible on alternate Monday afternoons. I provide friendship, encouragement and spiritual support if it is requested.

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