Oxfordshire Care Awards 2020 Inspiration for All!

Oxfordshire Care Awards 2020

 

The Oxfordshire Care Awards 2020 Inspiration for All!
Nominations are open…

To nominate visit: https://oacp.org.uk/oxfordshire-care-awards-2020-inspiration-for-all

Do you know someone who deserves to be recognised and celebrated at the Oxfordshire Care Awards 2020?

By nominating a friend, unpaid carer, colleague or company you will be supporting their dedication and commitment whilst raising the profile of the adult social care sector across Oxfordshire. This uplifting and joyous event reinforces the work and dedication of all those who make a difference to the ‘real lives’ in their Care every day! Get involved, nominate someone today, who you know is providing outstanding care in Oxfordshire!

About the Oxfordshire Care Awards 2020 Inspiration for All! 

The aim of the Oxfordshire Care Awards 2020 Inspiration for All! is to recognise and celebrate individuals, organisations, and companies who have demonstrated outstanding excellence within the care sector in Oxfordshire. Three organisations are involved, Action for Carers Oxfordshire, Age UK Oxfordshire and Oxfordshire Association of Care Providers (OACP), working together in partnership is at the heart of this new Awards initiative. Oxfordshire Care Awards 2020 Inspiration for All! is all-inclusive, bringing together statutory and independent care providers, the community/voluntary sector and unpaid carers.

Nominations Oxfordshire Care Awards 2020 – Inspiration for All! Open on 9th December 2019 and close at 5 pm on 21st February 2020.

Note: The Awards will take place on 27th March 2020 at the Kassam Events and Conference Centre OX4 4XP.

Introducing the Oxfordshire Care Awards 2020 – Inspiration for All!
Categories for 2020:

Newcomer to Care Award – this Award seeks to acknowledge and celebrate a new member of staff who ideally commenced and remained in employment in the care sector within the previous 12 months, who has shown empathy and responsiveness and fully understands good practice.

Care Home Worker Award – recognises the significant role of the Care Home Worker in consistently providing high-quality care for people living in residential care.

Unpaid Carer Award – recognises someone who gives their time, energy and skill to ensure that people have a better experience of care and support, and feel that they matter.

Community/Home Care Worker Award – this Award recognises the significant role of the Community/Home Care Worker in consistently providing high-quality care, for people living in their own homes.

Care Team Award – this Award will be presented to the team who are able to best demonstrate a shared vision and agreed goals. The team should have a leader whose role is known and accepted, and who takes personal responsibility for their tasks. Able to demonstrate a commitment to dignity and privacy for clients plus respect for team members.

Care Employer Award – an Award for the whole company or organisation and seeks to acknowledge and celebrate an employers’ commitment to care and how this is achieving success in delivering an excellent service.

Long-Term Service Award – aims to recognise the long-term service of an employee who has made an outstanding contribution to a Care organisation (min. service period 10 years), who through their working life have passionately made a significant difference to the organisation.

Leadership Award – someone who leads a care team or service, who has shown a strong personal commitment to the dignity and respect with which their service users and staff are treated.

Inspiration Award – an organisation or business (not a health or care agency) that inspires others with its high standards of care and compassion, such as a hairdresser, shop or library, that goes out of its way to assist individuals who need extra support in their daily life.

Josie’s Award – Josie Smith was a remarkable force for good in the lives of people around her, and especially in the lives of people who needed care and support; an unstoppable influence for the better! We want to celebrate an individual of any kind who in some way is making an exceptional difference to dignity in care.

To nominate visit: https://oacp.org.uk/oxfordshire-care-awards-2020-inspiration-for-all