Care home provider Akari Care has appointed Alison Boote as its new Operations Director.
Alison, who started her career in 1984 as a nurse, has worked in a variety of care settings, including hospitals and care centres, gaining more than 30 years’ experience in the healthcare industry.
Alison joins Akari Care from Roseberry Care Centres Ltd, where she was Managing Director. She also held a number of managerial positions and the role of Operations Director within the private healthcare sector.
Alison’s responsibilities will include supporting Regional Managers and Home Managers to ensure the high quality care at Akari’s 39 care services is maintained and built upon. She will also be responsible for the financial performance of the homes.
Alison Boote said: “I am delighted to be joining such a reputable and well-respected organisation in the healthcare sector and will apply the wealth of knowledge, experience and skills that I have gained in my career so far to my new position.
“I am extremely committed to providing strong support and leadership and will help to maintain the high quality service and person-centred care provided by the team.”
Lynn Fearn, Managing Director at Akari Care, said: “Alison’s appointment reinforces Akari Care’s commitment to providing the highest quality of care. Compliance and quality are vitally important across the sector and Alison’s experience will support the senior team to continue delivering innovative, professional care and ensuring the business remains a leader in the care sector.”
Akari Care operates a portfolio of 39 care homes throughout the UK. It aims to maintain residents’ lifestyles as similar as possible to those enjoyed at home, with an extensive range of activities which individuals can enjoy and benefit from.