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The Willows Residential Care & Nursing Home. Market Harborough, Leicestershire. - Our Team
OUR TEAM

The Willows Nursing and Residential Home is operated under the personal direction of the family partnership of Mr. Jim Cooper, MA, BA.(Hons), Mrs. Mary Cooper, SRN and their daughter, Jackie Riddett, RGN, MSc. (Health Studies), BSc. Hons (Nursing Studies),  LLB, DPSN, NVQ Assessor D32/33, giving the family team over 90 years of unbroken experience in providing nursing and residential care. Jackie Riddett is a committee member of the Older People’s Forum of the Royal College of Nursing and a National Council member of the Registered Nursing Home Association.

Working with the University College of Northampton, The Willows Nursing and Residential Home is an approved Centre of Excellence to provide training and experience for nursing students from the University of Northampton School of Nursing.

The Willows Nursing and Residential Home prides itself on the low turnover and stability of its staff, with the average individual length of service across the team in excess of 5 years.  Some of our senior staff have been with us over 22 years.  The home employs over 55 qualified and experienced First Level Qualified Nurses, Care Assistants, Catering and Ancillary Staff.  A full-time Secretary and Administrator, as well as a Training & Personnel Manager, complete the team. 

Emphasis is placed on the selection and training of our staff, who are offered a full induction programme and NVQ training to Level 4.  Our Registered Nurses are up-dated with professional courses and other training.  Over 75% of the home’s Care Team are qualified at NVQ Level 2 and many at Level 3.  All care staff receive training in dementia care.

The Willows Residential Care & Nursing Home. Market Harborough, Leicestershire. - Our Team
Some members of our care team
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