Care Assistant Tina is National Finalist at Bluebird Care Awards
Congratulations to Bluebird Care Peterborough & Rutland care assistant Tina McAvoy, who is a national finalist in the Bluebird Care Awards.Tina McAvoy has been working as a care assistant at Bluebird Care Peterborough & Rutland for four years and has been nominated by her peers to represent the region at the inaugural Bluebird Care Awards ‘Carer’ category. In doing so, Tina has been awarded ‘Regional Carer of the Year’ for the East Midlands region.
Tina was nominated by Bluebird Care Peterborough & Rutland’s owner Tim Carey, beating carers from across the region to win the regional award and national nomination.
In a role that is so important in mitigating loneliness in older people, Tina was nominated for her dedication to her customers, willingness to help others and overall positive attitude. Tina is well loved by her Bluebird Care customers and is held in the highest of esteem due to her friendly and caring nature. She is an excellent example of the positive role that the care industry can play in society, and Bluebird Care is delighted that she has been recognised at this national level.
Her win means she will represent the East Midlands at the national final at Fortnum and Mason, London, on September 6, where national winners in each category will be decided by an independent panel of judges made up from media, the charity sector and the United Kingdom Homecare Association.
The awards ceremony recognises the outstanding contribution that carers, registered managers and team members make in improving the lives of Bluebird Care customers.
Tina said of her regional win;