Angela Hamlin founded Draycott Nursing and Care in 1996 to provide adult care for clients in the comfort and privacy of their own home. Today, over 20 years later, the company is still managed by Angela.
Sharron trained in South Africa as a Registered Nurse. She has many years’ experience working in mission hospital in Africa and in a major hospital in Johannesburg, followed by 16 years spent teaching in the Nursing Department at the University of Witwaterstrand, South Africa before coming to the UK. At Draycott Nursing and Care she is responsible for the training of nurses and carers.
Debora has a degree in Nursing and practiced for 6 years in the paediatric/neonatal ICU and adult wards in Brazil. After moving to the UK Debora joined Draycott Nursing in 2009, working originally as a Carer then in 2012 she joined the office as a Healthcare Assessor. Debora is now Draycott Nursing and Care’s Head of Performance & Compliance and is responsible for the supervision, support and guidance of our Carers and Nurses to ensure they deliver the highest possible standard of service to our clients. Debora also oversees the compliance with CQC regulations and is responsible for the management of ISO 9001.
Katrina joined Draycott after many years working within primary care as a Managing Partner. She has a background in recruitment, selection and management of multi-disciplinary teams together with an interest in strong stakeholder management. Katrina looks forward to the development of client and business relationships at all levels to further Draycotts outstanding reputation.
Lauren is a Registered Nurse /Clinical Nurse Specialist in her home country of Australia. Specialising in Intensive Care Nursing with over 7 years’ experience, caring for others is a role she thoroughly enjoys. As Client Liaison Manager, Lauren’s nursing experience and Masters of Health Science will be utilised for assessing client’s unique nursing and care needs along with creating personalised care plans and risk assessments. Lauren also leads the Care Co-ordinator team.
Claire trained at St Thomas hospital and has over 40 years of nursing experience in the public and private sector. Her career in hospital and community nursing has included working as a Ward Sister and Matron, Health visitor, Nurse Practitioner, Emergency Nurse Practitioner and Health Care Manager, managing community nursing and specialist nursing services across central London Claire is working with Draycott Nursing and Care as a Nurse liaison and is responsible for visiting and assessing clients and drawing up care plans prior to Draycott providing care.
Lindsey has over 30 years of experience as a Registered Nurse in South Africa, the UK and the Middle East, including many years in nursing recruitment. She has recently completed a course in palliative nursing care. As a Nurse Liaison, Lindsey is responsible for visiting and assessing clients, and drawing up care plans prior to Draycott providing care.
Kylie has a background in recruitment and selection, human capital management, business planning and staffing strategies with a career spanning 15 years and 4 countries. Having trained in a Foundation of Human Resources, she completed the ITCRA certified recruitment professional certificate and made the move to in-house recruitment. With the last 3 years of her career in health sector recruitment Kylie joins Draycott Nursing to head up the internal recruitment function. Kylie is looking forward to helping Draycott Nursing achieve its growth objectives.
Alexandra joined the Draycott Nursing and Care team as Care Co-ordinator after moving to the U.K from Australia where she worked as an ICU nurse. With a post-graduate degree in Critical Care Nursing, Alexandra hopes to expand her skill set into healthcare management while using her current experience to deliver a high standard of care to current and future clients.
Mariska is a Registered Nurse in her home country of South Africa where she worked as a shift leader in a medical ward. She has experience in dementia care, Parkinson's, and caring for elderly who have been diagnosed with either acute or chronic illnesses. She finds great joy in caring for others and ensuring holistic care is provided.
Lillian is a Registered Nurse from Australia who has joined Draycott Nursing as a Care Co-ordinator. Lillian has mostly specialised in the surgical field, nursing post-operative patients in theatres and on the ward. Lillian hopes to expand her experience whilst implementing her knowledge in domiciliary care.
Emma joined the Draycott Nursing team after moving to the U.K from New Zealand, where she specialised in Cardiac Care. Emma Looks forward to expanding her skill set into domiciliary care while utilising her clinical knowledge to deliver a high standard of care to current and future clients.
Christine has a Masters in Health Law and a degree in nursing. She has over 20 years’ experience in nursing in the public sector, having worked as a ward sister, Laparoscopic Nurse Practitioner and Operating Theatre Manager. Christine has spent the last 14 years in nurse education at Buckinghamshire New University. As a Nurse Tutor, Christine will draw on her expertise in nursing and education to develop and maintain Draycott’s high professional standards of nursing and care.
Ade joined Draycott Nursing and Care as the Payroll & Accounts Administrator in March 2015. She has a BSc in Business information systems and accounting. Ade deals with all Draycott Nursing and Care’s accounting as well as both staff payroll and clients’ accounts.
Prior to joining Draycott Nursing and Care, Emma completed a Photography Degree at Norwich University of the Arts. With a background in customer service and as a personal assistant she hopes to bring her people and organisation skills to the office.
Kate moved to London in October 2018 after working in Human Resources for a care agency in Exeter, Devon. Prior to this she worked in administration for The University of Exeter and was a Healthcare Assistant for North Devon District hospital where she assisted patients on the Acute Stroke Unit. Kate is currently completing her Human Resources Management and Psychology degree part time and hopes to gain her CIPD qualification in the future.
Liliana is a trained Social Worker in Portugal. She joined Draycott Nursing as a carer in 2013 and received the Draycott Compassion award in 2017. Liliana is the recruitment representative for Draycott Nursing in Portugal and seeks to recruit the best carers and nurses to join Draycott Nursing in the UK.
Alexandra joined Draycott Nursing and Care after completing an Executive PA Diploma at Oxford Media & Business School, where she was awarded Distinction Honours. She hopes to contribute these new skills to the office.