Putting People First 2016 Awards Ceremony

In 2016, we celebrated the achievements of our staff with a sponsored event at Sprowston Manor, near Norwich, on 5 May. The awards ceremony was the culmination of almost 200 nominations, with 2,361 staff votes cast to address the most challenging question – who, from all our deserving nominees, would be named winner.

Visit our photo gallery from the event

The 2016 Finalists and Winners

Public Choice

We asked service users, carers and members of the public to tell us about the outstanding care they had experienced. Nominees came from across our services, showing the excellent work that is delivered throughout the Trust.

Public Choice: Outstanding Care and Compassion (Children, Families and Young People)

Winner: Emma Wigley
Finalists: Daisy Corbin, Jude Applin

Public Choice: Outstanding Care and Compassion (Adult)

Winner: Owen Mutton
Finalists: Peter-Smith Howell, Carer’s Support Group

Staff Choice

Through the nominations we heard time and again about the incredible work delivered by our staff, with so many of them proud to nominate their colleagues and share their achievements.

Inspirational Leader

Winner: Dr Sarah Maxwell
Finalists: Denise Grimes, Karen Clements

Unsung Hero (clinical)

Winner: Karon O’Flanagan
Finalists: Dr Andrew Tarbuck, Teresa Neil

Unsung Hero (non-clinical)

Winner: Paul Johnson
Finalists: Emma Corlett, Isabel Pollock

Emerging Talent (clinical)

Winner: Haley Gosling
Finalists: Gemma Gray, Rebekah Steadman

Emerging Talent (non-clinical)

Winner: Shoky Carter
Finalists: Darren Howman, Sophy Clarke

Team of the Year

Winner: Foxhall House
Finalists: Rollesby Ward, Thurne Ward

Clinical Achievement

Winner: Nesta Reeve
Finalists: Clinical Supervision Team, Howard Muzire


Winner: The Norfolk Parent Infant Mental Health Attachment Project
Finalists: eMMa – Electronic Medicines Management and Administration, Ronnie Simpson

Partnership Working

Winner: Boston Lodge Community Youth Project
Finalists: Veterans’ Stabilisation Programme (Norfolk), Compass Outreach Team