Sussex Healthcare is a United Kingdom company that operates a network of 20 care homes along the coast of Southern England. It was established in March 1998 by two great entrepreneurs, Shafik Sachedina and Shiraz Boghani. Boghani is a certified accountant and is a hotelier while Sachedina had a background in dentistry. They now serve as co-chairman of the board and provide guidance to the Sussex Healthcare senior management team. At the beginning of 2018 Sussex Healthcare was looking for a new chief executive officer to lead this company. They found their perfect candidate for this position in Amanda Morgan-Taylor. She has an extensive background in the healthcare industry and has worked in both the public and independent sides of this field.
Her first position in healthcare was as a mental health nurse. She soon earned management positions and was a service manager, quality development director, and managing director before taking on this new role. Sussex Healthcare is seeking employees for a variety of other positions as well, both in their care homes and at their headquarters in Horsham, West Sussex. They are looking to hire new assistants and having no experience is not a barrier to getting hired for this position. They offer in-house training to promising job candidates as well as ongoing education for all of their employees. An assistant helps to manage the customized treatments that people living in their care homes follow.
They do things such as helping to guide people to the gym this company operates, answer questions, and provide medical care to those who need it. They are also looking to hire registered nurses. These nurses will monitor resident’s health, provide residents with their medications, make sure the treatment regimen is effective, and help the residents if they are experiencing symptoms. Nurses will also recommend exercises for each resident to do while they are in the gym. Additionally, Sussex Healthcare is presently hiring managers. People in these positions are in charge of an entire unit and are responsible for keeping it running efficiently. They also have other duties such as doing monthly evaluations and helping to train new caregivers.