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Home manager takes the helm at Stansted care home

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A care home in Stansted has announced the appointment of its new home manager.

Jane Maxwell, who first worked for Care UK 15 years ago as a care assistant, will step into her new role at Mountfitchet House, on Coltsfield.

Home manager takes the helm at Stansted care homeWith a variety of qualifications and awards, including ‘Home Manager of the Year’ in 2018 and ‘Excellence in Management Award’ in 2017, Jane brings over fifteen years’ experience to the role, and has worked in a variety of different positions within the care industry.

Jane’s new position will see her take responsibility for the day-to-day running of the care home, which accommodates up to 60 residents.

Commenting on her new position, Jane said: “I am thrilled to be returning to Care UK and to be leading the Mountfitchet House team in providing the highest standard of care for residents.

“Residents are at the heart of everything we as care providers do, and I was keen to join an organisation that’s ethos and values reflect my own. Having worked in all aspects of care home life, I am able to really appreciate the differing roles, needs and responsibilities of each position, which enables me to support my team, and ultimately residents, as best as possible.”

Phillip Steyn, Regional Director at Care UK, said: “We are excited to be welcoming Jane back to the Care UK family, this time as a home manager at Mountfitchet House. Here at Care UK, we are focused on supporting residents to lead fulfilling lives, and I know this ethos is something Jane is incredibly passionate about too.

“Her qualifications and awards speak for themselves, and I have no doubt that Jane will be a fantastic leader, mentor, carer and friend to colleagues, relatives and residents alike.”

Mountfitchet House is a state-of-the-art care home which provides full-time residential, nursing and dementia care, as well as short-term respite care.

For more information on Mountfitchet House, please call customer relations manager, Laura Cook, on 01279 883849, or email

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Coltsfield, Stansted, Essex, CM24 8LH

Mountfitchet House

CQC Rating: Outstanding
  • Residential care
  • Dementia care
  • Nursing care
  • Respite care
  • End of life care
  • Nursing dementia care
  • Day club

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