Care UK has introduced a specialist care services division and made
John Turk the managing director. Turk joins the health and social
care provider from renal products and clinics operator Gambro
joined London-wide ethnic minority housing provider Ujima Housing
Association as director of care services. David was previously the
director of Fanon Care, part of the Southside Partnership Group,
which provides services for people with mental health issues and
The National Council of Voluntary Child Care Organisations has
appointed Maggie Jones as
chief executive. She moves from the Joseph Rowntree Foundation,
where she is policy and practice development manager. She succeeds
Erica De’Ath, who has retired.
The English Community Care Association has named Mike Padgham as
regional manager for the north of England and John Burton for the
south. Padgham runs his own care home in North Yorkshire and Burton
is an independent consultant.