The Only National Awards For Non-Medical / Non-Clinical NHS Staff & Volunteers
Volunteer of the year
Individual or Team Nomination?
In these challenging times, nominators were asked to show how the nominee had demonstrated the following qualities:
- Exceptional work ethic - going above and beyond their job description, especially in the past 12 months.
- Outstanding achievement/s in work or outside of the organisation where relevant.
- Drive for innovation and proactive leadership in these challenging times.
- High level of interpersonal skills, such as kindness, empathy, loyalty and thoughtfulness to staff and patients.
- A resilience considering Covid to their role and to the health and wellbeing of their colleagues.
Nominee's story :
Suzanne has worked tirelessly for her charity and to provide Dorset Hospitals keepsakes to distribute to families who have suffered the sad loss of a pregnancy and or baby. Suzanne herself has experienced 9 pregnancy losses herself and knew all too well the pain and suffering of losing a child. Wanting to give back she had worked tirelessly to make sure families weren't grieving alone through a difficult period of their lives. Suzanne started Our Angel Bear's by herself and put her own money into the packs and worked tirelessly until Our Angel Bears became a registered charity in 2021. Suzanne has put her entire heart and soul into helping the NHS teams run free baby loss support groups and a yearly baby loss remembrance service.