Aged Care Employee Day

Posted on Monday, August 3, 2020

With Aged Care Employee Day being celebrated on Friday, 7 August 2020, we wanted to dedicate this week to recognising our amazing staff.

Watch these heartwarming stories, celebrating our staff members who go above and beyond for their clients.

Lilybeth Bowles, Care Worker at Brightwater Madeley

Brightwater Care Worker Lilybeth has a bright and bubbly presence at Madeley and brings joy and happiness into every activity with residents. Lilybeth is always there to turn up the music and get residents dancing and it’s moments like these that make their day.

“I hug them and show them my love and that I am there for them”

Janine Thompson, Operations Manager for Brightwater Commercial and Retirement Living

Brightwater employee Janine is always there for the residents of Kingsway Court. And it’s her compassion for each and every person that makes her so amazing at her job. Thank you Janine for all the amazing work you do.

“Being around the residents and watching their care for each other and the camaraderie between them makes you want to be exactly like them”

Deirdre Pastina, Therapy Assistant at Brightwater Madeley

Every day, Brightwater Therapy Assistant Deirdre, reads from the Daily Missal to our Catholic residents and helps with Rosary meditations. Deirdre impacts the lives of so many residents at Brightwater Madeley, and we are so grateful to have her.

“I get to work with amazing people from all walks of life and working in aged care is so rewarding”

Jenni Gamble, Manager Brightwater At Home

Brightwater At Home Manager, Jenni provides a strong example for her team. Her dedication and love for the job, is apparent in everything she does. The Brightwater team always go the extra mile for our ‘at home’ clients and do everything they can to improve the lives of their clients.

“I love the job that I do”

Happy Aged Care Employee Day

On Friday, 7 August 2020 we celebrate Aged Care Employee Day! From our care workers, nurses and therapy assistants to our cleaners, admin staff and catering staff, our wonderful team provide an incredible level of care and support for our older members in the community – our mums, dads, grandparents and great grandparents.

Thank you for your amazing work.