Riverside Place celebrates head chef’s nomination at the Great British Care Awards

Head Chef at Riverside Place Care Home celebrating being shortlisted in Great British Care Awards 2023

Jonny Hollis, head chef at Riverside Place has been shortlisted under the Chef category at the prestigious awards.

The Great British Care Awards acknowledge the dedication of care service providers and celebrate their outstanding contributions to the social care sector.

Jonny shared his excitement at being nominated and said: “I am deeply honoured to be recognised for my work at Riverside Place. This nomination is a testament to the incredible teamwork and dedication we have in our kitchen.

“It is a great pleasure to cook healthy meals for the people living in our community and gives me great joy to see them enjoy their mealtimes.”

In his five years at Riverside Place, Jonny has gone from being a second chef in a small team to serving almost 60 residents as a head chef.

Jonny is passionate about creating individualised meal experiences for the residents at Riverside Place with a focus on variety, sustainability, and ensuring that the residents’ nutritional and medical needs are properly met.

Edwin Cabagui, Home Manager at Riverside Place said: “We are very proud of Jonny’s nomination, he truly deserves it. All of us at Riverside Place wish him the best of luck for the awards, we are looking forward to it!”

The winners of the East of England regionals of the Great British Care Awards will be announced at a ceremony in Milton Keynes on Friday, 3rd November.

Riverside Place provides residential, nursing and dementia care on a permanent or short stay basis. If you are looking for a care home and want to find out more about our home call freephone 0808 208 4570.