Nationwide Live-in Care Services

International Holiday Care

PETER HENRY

Managing Director

Overall responsibility for general company strategy, development and management. Peter handles legal, corporate and business systems management and liaises with outside finance, business development, training and marketing agencies working with Origin.

LINDA ADAMSEN

Director of Care Services

With Peter, jointly responsible for formulating company strategy policy. Linda has full company responsibilities in the absence of Peter. Care service planning, development and management, including activities in her home country of Denmark. Liaison with new and existing clients.

LORRAINE ROLFE

Operations and Registered Manager

Lorraine joined Origin in 2006 and is responsible for the smooth running of the office, supervision of office and Care Management team and the first contact to new clients. Lorraine is committed to developing Origin’s services and maintaining the high standards of service and support to PAs and clients. She is responsible for compliance with regulations and legislation, staff recruitment and promoting best practice.

JILL JACKSON

Senior Care Manager and Head of Training

Jill joined Origin in 2007. She works closely with both clients and PAs, before, during and after assignments. Jill is responsible for the management and development of all our staff training programmes.

ABBY DRISCOLL

Care Manager

Abby joined Origin in 2013. Working alongside Jill and Alex to further strengthen our dedicated care management team Abby’s role involves planning PA assignments, maintaining continuity of care for our clients, supervising PAs and ensuring client/PA relationships run smoothly and efficiently. Abby arranges PA support meetings and liaises closely on our support work with Back-Up Trust, a spinal injuries charity.

ALEX HUGHES

Care Manager

Alex joined Origin in 2015. Alex worked as an Origin Advanced PA prior to this appointment. She brings to the Care Management Team a valuable perspective and ability to relate to both clients and PAs.

TANYA FLOWER

Finance Co-ordinator

Tanya joined Origin in 2008. Much of Tanya’s responsibility relates to PA wage payments, their tax and NI and any wage related queries they may have. Tanya is also responsible for the majority of our company’s day to day financial administration.

JAN HOYLE

IT Administrator

Jan joined Origin in 2011. She is Origin’s IT Administrator her prime responsibility within Origin is to act as frontline IT support and system administrator for our data management systems. Jan also helps out with the PA recruitment processes including referencing, CRB checks and our specialist training course.

LOUISE LANGHORN

Admistrator/Recruitment Co-ordinator

Louise joined Origin in 2015. As the Origin Secretary & PA to the Directors, Louise works directly with Peter and Linda. She is responsible for ensuring that office administration runs smoothly and efficiently. Louise is also in charge of DBS and reference checks in respect of the new PA’s recruitment process.

JOANNA FOOT

Client Services Manager

Jo joined ORIGIN in 2017. As an experienced nurse, Jo brings useful clinical understanding to this role. As Client Services Manager, she has responsibility for new and existing client assessment home visits to ensure development and management of the most appropriate individual care plans. Jo will also liaise with external agencies and support networks such as SIA, NHS and Social Services.

MICHAEL CARR

Senior PA/Moving and Handling Trainer

Michael joined Origin in 2008. He has over 6 years experience as an Origin PA and Senior PA
involved with Manual Handling Training and PA Refresher Training Courses. Michael will
continue to work as a Senior PA to clients and to deliver refresher training for PAs.

ANNIE HUGHES

Consultant

Annie joined Origin in 2011. Annie works with Origin as a training consultant, advising on clinical and funding issues and as part of our training team to develop and deliver the refresher and advanced in-house training.

 

JOHN HARDY

Interviewer

John joined Origin in 2003. Based in London, John conducts most of Origin’s recruitment interviews. A highly experienced recruitment consultant, John is often the first person our PAs will meet.