Recognising Success 2013


The winners of this year’s staff awards were announced at the Recognising Success event on Wednesday 22 May at Bescot Stadium in Walsall. The awards celebrate the hard work, dedication and achievements of our staff over the last year. The winners of the six categories were presented with glass trophies and certificates by Gary Graham and Glyn Shaw. The 12 runners up will also be receiving certificates to commemorate their achievement. A full list of winners is available below:

Innovation Award

Winner: Karis Cieslewicz, Staff Nurse, Bloxwich Hospital
Runner-up: Lisa Dabbs, Primary Mental Health and Talking Therapies Service
Runner-up: Dialetical Behaviour Team, Hill House

Everybody Counts Award

Winner: Employment Services Team Dudley and Walsall
Runner-up: Community Development Workers
Runner-up: Transfer and Transition Team (TTT) Walsall and Dudley

Unsung Hero Award

Winner: Paul Chamberlain, Head of Financial Planning
Runner-up: Francisca Mugwagwa, Staff Nurse, Bushey Fields Hospital
Runner-up: Zoe Gilbert, Clinical Audit Lead

Partnership Award
Winner: Sonia Perry-Johnson, Clinical Lead – Acute Services
Runner-up: Olwyn Moore and Kerry Baggott, Primary Mental Health and Talking Therapies
Runner-up: Tracy Cross, Engagement and Membership Coordinator

Leadership Award
Winner: Liz Hipkiss, Ward Manager – Acute Services
Runner-up: Sara Young, Substance Misuse Services Dudley
Runner-up: Community Recovery Service (CRS) Managers and Clinical Leads

Chairman’s Award – Service Experience Award

Winner: Carers Support Service, Walsall
Runner-up: Bloxwich Hospital Dignity Champions
Runner-up: Substance Misuse Service Dudley