Springhill Care Home in Accrington has appointed a new general manager to maintain it as one of the region’s leading care homes.
Curtis Bennett, a registered mental health nurse (RMN), will be responsible for the day-to-day running of the home.
He has extensive experience within the health and social care industry, having begun his career as a cadet nurse, before going on to own and manage care homes for more than 35 years. He also holds the registered care home manager qualification (RMA).
Curtis said: “I was attracted to the role at Springhill because of its reputation and its core values which put people first.
“I’m looking forward to getting to know our residents and their friends and families, while working with the team to make sure we maintain Springhill’s position as one of the leading homes in the North West.”
Donna Briggs, managing director at Springhill Care Group, said: “Curtis will use his knowledge and vast experience to ensure Springhill maintains its reputation for delivering the highest quality in care and specialist services.
“The quality of leadership he brings is essential as we progress our services across the board in care, nursing, dementia, rehabilitation and supported living.”