Meet the Cavell Star Award winners…
"The team I work in are so supportive in both practical and emotional ways. It feels like a real honour to have been recognised by my team.”
Specialist Safeguarding Midwife Carla Clarke from University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust
“Winning this award reflects back on my whole team. They are my little family away from home!
Behaviour Specialist Learning Disability Nurse Mike Bamsey from Abertawe Bro Morgannwg University Health Board
“When I received the award, I had just come off a horrible night shift and it was a welcome boost!"
Staff Nurse Rebecca Richardson from Northampton General Hospital
“It’s absolutely brilliant! It was really nice to have that support from everyone. My nursing team mean everything to me."
Newborn Hearing Screener Sharon Davis from Public Health Wales
“It was absolutely lovely, I was very surprised! My nursing team are such a great bunch of dedicated, skilled and hardworking nurses."
Advanced Nurse Practitioner Deborah Jeffery from Eastfield Clinic, Scarborough
"My team are amazing and they have been so welcoming. I actually have a ‘work Mam’, she’s not my real Mam but I call her Mam!”
Apprentice Healthcare Assistant Rachel Oren from South Tyneside NHS Foundation Trust
"I absolutely love being a nurse and to get this sort of recognition really is special."
Staff Nurse Lizzie Slater from Blackpool Victoria Hospital
"As well as our team huddle, we also have a team cuddle! We’re there for each other, without a doubt.”
Healthcare Assistant Diane McCabe from The Orchard, Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust
"I've only worked with Esther & Norma a short while, but their motivation and passion towards providing excellent care is second to none. They work tirelessly to ensure that the residents receive person-centred care."
Nurses Esther Mulrain Joe and Norma Whibley from Oulton Park Care Centre
"It was really special to be recognised by my students, it means a lot to me, I’m very honoured to win!”
Senior Lecturer in Adult Nursing Ann-Marie Dodson from Birmingham City University
“I was touched that my midwifery team nominated me for the award, they are really important to me. We’re like a big family.”
Smoking in Pregnancy Midwife Heidi Croucher from Poole Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
"It is an honour to be recognised by my colleagues. You don’t do your job for that reason, but when you get praised, it’s heart-warming."
Major Terri Levett from 203 Welsh Field Hospital, Cardiff
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