Burlington Care recruits Harrogate Home Manager to strengthen care team


Burlington Care, one of the North’s leading care providers, has announced the appointment of a new Home Manager to oversee its Harrogate residential and nursing care home.

Helen Kirkbright has been appointed Home Manager of Harrogate based care home Crystal Court in Pannal.

Helen joins from another Harrogate based residential and nursing care home from where she held the post of Home Manager for two years, where she maintained a ‘Good’ rating across all Key Lines of Enquiry.

She has a background in clinical care which includes seven years as a district nurse in the Yorkshire Dales.

Helen said of her new role; I am looking forward to this new challenge. Getting to know all the residents, their families, as well as the staff, is my priority. My door is always open.’

Joanne Fogg, Operations Director, said; ‘Burlington Care is delighted to announce the appointment of Helen Kirkbright as manager of Crystal Court. The appointment of Helen to the group has strengthened its home management team highlighting the group’s commitment to strong governance and its focus on delivering excellent person-centred across all our homes.’

Richard Hoggart, Managing Director and owner of Burlington Care, said ‘I am delighted to have Helen on board. Burlington Care strives to deliver focussed and person-centred care across all our services. I am sure that the appointment of Helen will enable us to continue to deliver that care.”

Burlington Care operates care homes across the North East, North Yorkshire, East Riding, West Yorkshire and North Lincolnshire.

Their flagship home Castle Grange in Scarborough opened in late July, and their next development Hutton Manor in Pudsey is due to open in mid-November.


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