Our team at
Halecroft Grange

Formerly known as Sunrise of Hale Barns

Formerly known as Sunrise of Hale Barns|Part of the Care UK family|Trusted to care in Hale Barns - Altrincham, Greater Manchester

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Meet our friendly care team

It is the people who make our home a truly happy and caring one. At Halecroft Grange, our experienced team of dedicated professionals, all of whom undergo our own in-depth training programme. The whole team works to make sure that residents' needs are at the heart of everything they do and that personalised care is provided.

Amanda Jayne Holland

General Manager

Amanda Jayne Holland

I have worked here for several years, and as General Manager I set exceedingly high standards

I am passionate about the delivery of high quality care and proud to lead a dedicated and knowledgeable team here at Halecroft Grange. The team are all committed to delivering the very best care and it is always a pleasure to work alongside all of them. I am extremely passionate about our mission to champion quality of life for all. Our resident-centred approach delivers high quality care built around resident needs. I am passionate about my role and I dont think there is anything more rewarding than a whisper saying thank you and a smile. I can honestly say I have enjoyed every minute working at Halecroft Grange and look forward to many more years here.
Suzi Sumegi
Deputy Manager
My Name is Suzi Sumegi, I am a qualified nurse and I have worked within the field of care for the past 34 years.

My Name is Suzi Sumegi, I am a qualified nurse and I have worked within the field of care for the past 34 years. I have gained an extensive knowledge base on care delivery and throughout the years, I have also obtained a certificate in management. I re-joined Halecroft Grange after a seven year absence and I am thrilled to have re-joined a fabulous team. It is an honour and a pleasure to care for the residents of the Halecroft Grange community, and it is my ultimate goal to ensure we as a team deliver the highest standards of care with a person-centred approach.
 

Sharon Parkes
Director of Community Relations
As Director Of Community Relations the most important and rewarding part of my role is taking the families on the journey from their initial visit to Halecroft Grange to their loved one moving in, ensuring it is a smooth, stress free process.

As Director Of Community Relations the most important and rewarding part of my role is taking the families on the journey from their initial visit to Halecroft Grange to their loved one moving in, ensuring it is a smooth, stress free process. It is a very enjoyable position that provides me with a great deal of job satisfaction.
 

Regina Faria
Activities and Volunteers Coordinator
I feel truly privileged to work in Halecroft Grange.

I feel truly privileged to work in Halecroft Grange. I love working with residents and I am pleased to be a part of a great team of people who all strive for the same goals. I believe the activities team can bring joy and fun into residents’ lives, and our aim is to give them happy experiences and involve their family and friends where possible. Nothing makes me happier than seeing residents smiling.
 

Natalie Gribben
Reminiscence Coordinator
I have joined the team at Halecroft Grange with over 10 years' experience 'working in a dementia specialist care home.

I have joined the team at Halecroft Grange with over 10 years' experience  working in a dementia specialist care home. I started as a Carer and worked my way up to Residential Lead, gaining my Diploma in health and social care management in 2018. I spent a year out of care homes working within the supported living sector, however my heart is with dementia care hence joining the team here. It is my responsibility to provide the reminiscence community with a strong, focused, and caring leadership to ensure the highest standards of person-centered care through the resident's journey while living at Halecroft Grange. I am passionate about the care sector and committed to my role here at Halecroft Grange as Reminiscence Co-ordinator.
 

Paul Jones
Assisted Living Coordinator
I have joined the team at Halecroft Grange with 16 years' experience working in care homes.

I have joined the team at Halecroft Grange with 16 years' experience working in care homes. I began my career as a care assistant primarily working with older adults living with dementia. As my career progressed, I have worked as suite manager, taking day-to-day responsibility for the delivery of quality person-centred care and all aspects of team management. I have always enjoyed sharing the knowledge and skills I have gained through my training and experience with others.
 

Matt Outram
Dining Services Coordinator
I've worked for Halecroft Grange since 2013 as a Chef but began my culinary career over 15 years' ago.

I’ve worked for Halecroft Grange since 2013 as a Chef but began my culinary career over 15 years' ago. During this time I have worked in many multi award winning establishments in and around the Manchester and Cheshire areas. I’m passionate, hardworking and dedicated, with a commitment to providing the best possible service to our community and guests. It’s an honour to be part of such a proactive and productive team and a pleasure to help enhance resident’s quality of life.
 

Tracy Marsh
Head Concierge
I have been here since 2018 as Lead Concierge.

I have been here since 2018 as Lead Concierge. From my position at the front desk I am the first point of contact for visitors and residents alike. It is my privilege to be able to assist everyone who come into our community. I enjoy all aspects of my job and being an important member of the Halecroft Grange team.
 

Our experienced teams

Every day Care UK colleagues live our values of passionate, caring and teamwork to empower residents to enjoy fulfilling lives.

Carers

Our hardworking teams always keep individuals and their families at the heart of the care they provide. We work with you to shape the care your loved one receives, the food they’re served, the activities and experiences they want to do – even the ways they prefer to keep in touch with their friends and family. 

Nurses

The nurses at Care UK are highly skilled and receive sector-leading training, which enables them to keep developing expertise in different clinical fields from dementia to palliative care.

Lifestyle

Our dedicated lifestyle teams work hard to organise a range of activities and events at our home. From gardening and baking to quizzes, music sessions and even live entertainment. Above all, we get to know your loved one to make sure our activities are tailored to suit their interests and hobbies.

Home support roles

From catering to maintenance, housekeeping to administration, our home support teams play a crucial part in ensuring individuals enjoy an exceptional and safe service every day.

All our teams get to know each person they care for to ensure they provide a service that’s designed around their unique needs and tastes. 

Infection control

Each of our homes have a trained Infection Control and Prevention Champion – they are responsible for carrying out daily infection control audit and ensuring cleaning protocols are meticulously applied.