The KCSC Neighbourhood team
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Named Nurse - Justin Gaffney
Justin is an experienced general nurse who has over 20 years of clinical practice, including accident and emergency, general medical and surgery, care of the elderly and sexual health/HIV.
Health Support Personal Assistant - Xhensila Zeka
Xhensila is the newest member of our team, and has a difficult to pronounce name, so is happy to be called ‘Jenny’ as its easier for the English to pronounce! Having been bought up in Italy, she partially completed her nurse training there is an experienced and compassionate carer.
Health Support Personal Assistant - Vera Peers
Vera has come into care work part-time since retiring from many years of working in retail as a customer services supervisor. As someone who likes to stay active and keep fit, she leads our Walking Support service, as well as supporting some of our dementia 1:1 clients. Vera loves all things dogs, and also being a trained cook, she loves baking, and often treats her clients to some of her scrumptious cup cakes!
Health Support Personal Assistant - Manuel Rodriguez-Campos
Manuel comes from a health and fitness background, and is a qualified Personal Trainer. He leads our Exercise at Home service, working 1:1 with clients, tailing exercise programmes suitable for their abilities, medical/physical condition and ambitions, using a range of NHS approved exercises. Originally from Spain, Manuel has lived in London for many years.
Health Support Personal Assistant – Maria Athinodorou
Maria is an experienced HSPA, originally Greek-Cypriot, but has now lived in the UK for many years. Maria works specially to deliver our escorting, decluttering and dementia 1:1 support services.