Oxfordshire Care Awards 2024 Nominee Shortlist

Oxfordshire Care Awards 2024 - Inspiration for All!

The Oxfordshire Care Awards 2024 Inspiration for All – Nominee Shortlist
Monday 17th June 2024

We are very much looking forward to recognising and celebrating individuals, organisations and companies who have demonstrated ‘Outstanding excellence within the care sector in Oxfordshire’.

This year Oxfordshire Association of Care Providers (OACP) is delighted to be partnering again with Action for Carers Oxfordshire/Age UK Oxfordshireworking together is at the heart of the Care Awards initiative showcasing – Outstanding Care in Oxfordshire.

These enhanced Awards are all-inclusive, bringing together statutory and independent care providers, the community/voluntary sector and unpaid carers to celebrate ‘Outstanding care in Oxfordshire’. 

It gives all three organisations involved – the greatest pleasure in announcing the Shortlist for this year’s Oxfordshire Care Awards 2024 Inspiration for All!

We are delighted to mention that the Oxfordshire Care Awards 2024 have attracted prizes kindly put forward by Action for Carers Oxfordshire /Age UK Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire Association of Care Providers (OACP) and Oxfordshire County Council.

Once again…we have been blown away by so many fantastic entries and our judges have really had their work cut out for them.
The shortlisted entries below are now even closer to landing one of our gorgeous engraved glass trophies, certificate and prize!

Congratulations to everyone who entered and to all those shortlisted!

  • Nominators, Overall Winners and Highly Commended winners will be notified directly via telephone or email about attending the Awards ceremony in person.
  • If you have not been notified, please accept this note as notice that your Nomination has not been taken forward on this occasion.
  • Arrival for this celebratory event will be from 9.45am on Monday 17th June 2024 at the
    Voco Hotel Oxford Thames, Sandford-on-Thames, Oxford OX4 4GX.
    The Awards Ceremony will take place from 10am with the event ending at 3.30pm.
    The Award event is by invite only – numbers – as follows:-
    Overall Award Winner (1 person), Nominator (1 person) and Guest (1 person) and for Highly Commended Winner (1 person), Nominator (1 person) and Guest (1 person).
    Special guests
    and VIP’s will be invited by the event organisers only.
  • Please note: We have a photographer with us on the day who will be taking photographs of the Award recipients receiving their Awards – this is for publicity purposes.
    By attending the event you will be accepting consent to be photographed on the day.
  • NEW…We are running a separate ‘Information Day’ alongside the Oxfordshire Care Awards 2024
    Please note: Contact the organisers via email if you require further information: [email protected]


Oxfordshire Care Awards 2024 – Inspiration for All!
Outstanding Care in Oxfordshire

 Short List of Award Nominees…

Newcomer to Care Award 2024
Riki Das: Valerian Court Care Home
Jo Adamson: Style Acre
Noreen Pilimie: Oxford Private Care
Semukeliso Sithole: Countywide Caring Ltd

NEW… Frontline Leader Award 2024
Mary Walding: Sobell House Hospice
Kam Gill: Wallfinch Oxfordshire
Kayleigh Gardiner: Caring Plus Healthcare
Gemma Elliott: Style Acre

Volunteer Award 2024
Stephanie Whitby: Valerian Court Care Home
Olwen Barlow: Style Acre
Andy Willis: Banburyshire Advice Centre
Susi Moroney: Old Prebendal House

Unpaid Carer Award 2024
Revealed on Monday 17th June 2024

Josie’s Award 2024
Revealed on Monday 17th June 2024

Home Care Worker Award 2024
Nicola Bishop: In Friendship
Chris Woodley: Style Acre
Jemma Simms: Care Compassion and Conversation
Caroline Sibanda: Oxford Private Care

NEW… International Recruitment Award 2024
Bridges Home Care Ltd
Autism at Kingwood
Gill Sellars: Oxford Private Care
Stuart Martin: SureCare Oxfordshire

Care Home Worker Award 2024
Shelley Ward: Godswell Park Care Home Ltd
Hannah Kirby: Launton Grange Care Home
Nicola Hemmings: Beech Haven Care Home
Esther Kariuki: Autism at Kingwood

NEW… Digital Social Care Hero Award 2024

BelleVie Care
Brunel House, Trinity Carers Services Ltd
Calvary Care Ltd
The Chiltern Centre

Care Team Award 2024
Home Hospice Care Team
Daybreak Oxfordshire
The Close Care Home
Saxon Way Staff Team, Autism at Kingwood

Inspiration Award 2024
Revealed on Monday 17th June 2024

Long-Term Service Award 2024
Fiona Brown: Old Prebendal House
Sue Clayton: Shared Lives Team Oxfordshire
Mary Rainford: Crossroads Care
Katy Michalek: Mumby’s Live-In Care

NEW… Special Recognition Award 2024
Revealed on Monday 17th June 2024


Winners will receive an engraved glass trophy and a framed certificate.
Highly Commended will receive a framed certificate.
All those nominated will receive a certificate.

The Award winners will be announced at the Awards ceremony at the Voco Oxford Thames Hotel on Monday 17th June 2024! 

Thank you to everyone who sent in nominations, we very much appreciate the time and effort that goes into submitting a nomination…and thank you for supporting the Oxfordshire Care Awards 2024 Inspiration for All!  Outstanding Care in Oxfordshire.