Hannah has been a Deputy Manager at our sister home Nazareth Lodge, where she worked for 5 years and has been assisting on a remote basis with Riverside.
Hannah has now been appointed as the Manager at Riverside Nursing Home. Hannah has a very high standard of care through the years she has worked at our 'Outstanding' home and her aim will be to continue the same high standards at Riverside.
Hannah is a very committed and dedicated person and is looking forward to working with the staff and other professionals as well as meeting all our relatives.
Sarah Bayliss is a Team Leader at Riverside Nursing home. Sarah's experience in the care sector and her dedication to delivering the best quality care to the residents makes her an asset to the care team.
Sarah is a bubbly, passionate person and very focussed on helping drive the home forward. Sarah will always aim to ensure that the individual needs of our residents are met, she spends a lot of time talking to each individual and getting to know them.
Her background in the Navy helps ensure that our focus on the excellent high-quality service we promise is always consistent at Riverside Nursing Home.
Manoj Kuruvilla achieved a Diploma in Nursing in his native country India and joined Riverside as a senior health care assistant in 2005 where he remained working in this role for eight years before leaving to gain more management experience in another home.
Manoj has always been held in high regard and was invited to return to Riverside as Team Leader in 2018 where he continues to support the Manager and the team to this day.
Kathleen is a very experienced nurse bringing many years of training and knowledge to the team. She joined Riverside a year ago and is now the lead coordinator for Gold Standard End of Life Care in the home.
Her knowledge and vast experience in this role ensures that residents have the highest standard of care at the end of their life and their friends and relatives are also cared for at this difficult time.
Sally has worked at Riverside at for 25 years and is a much-loved member of the team.
Sally is a very experienced registered nurse who is dedicated to providing support and care for the residents.
Thresiyamma (Lissy) Saji
Lissy joined Riverside 6 months ago as part of our night duty team supporting Harry and the team.
Lissy is an experienced nurse who has achieved a Diploma in Nursing in India. She has been working in this country for over 16 years and we are pleased that she has agreed to join us and help us continue to deliver the high standard of care we are known for at Riverside.
Saji has achieved a Diploma in Nursing in his native country India. He has resided in England for 15 years and is another very experienced part of Riverside’s team.
Saji returned to work with us again two years ago after working in other environments to gain broader experience, which we are pleased he brings back to benefit us all at Riverside.
Deepa worked as a staff nurse in ITU at Yeovil hospital for eight years. She now brings her experience to Riverside to complete our team as a nurse on Riverside’s bank staff.
She is again a dedicated nurse who is passionate about caring for the elderly and supporting her colleagues.