Following a robust recruitment process Jewish Care have
appointed two new directors. These appointments complete the organisations new
look Directorate team built by recently appointed Chief Executive, Daniel
Angela Murphy has been appointed as Jewish Care’s Director
of Community Services and Gaby Wills as the new Director of Care Services.
Angela Murphy first joined Jewish Care 24 years ago as a
home care co-ordinator. She quickly progressed into more senior roles in homecare
across Jewish Care and in 2004 was appointed as the Service Manager for
Homecare and Dementia Day Care. In 2007 Angela left Jewish Care to take up a
Director position at the Brent Irish Advisory Service. She was enticed back to
Jewish Care by the opportunity to take responsibility for the development of
Jewish Care’s Independent Living offering. Angela has spent seven years in the
role as Assistant Director of Community Services and the last six months as the
Acting Director of Community Services.
Gaby Wills trained
and worked as a nurse in Israel and then London. She left nursing to work in
health and social care research. Her appointment as the Registered Manager at
Osmond House, part of the Otto Schiff Housing Association, was her entry back
into managing front line services. When
Otto Schiff Housing Association, (OSHA) merged with Jewish Care Gaby was
appointed the Service Manager of Residential and Nursing Services overseeing
the five homes managed by OSHA. She later became the Registered Manager at
Princess Alexandra Home before being appointed as Assistant Director, Care
Services in 2006. Since July 2018 Gaby has been the Acting Director of Care
Services at Jewish Care.
Angela and Gaby will
take up their new posts in the new year.