Chef Liam Connor has been selected as a finalist for prestigious a Care Home Chef award at the regional 2020 Great British Care Awards. Liam has been the Chef Manager at Tallington Lodge Care Home since 2018 and has been nominated for his high standards and creative approach. The Great British Care Awards are a series of regional events throughout the UK and are a celebration of excellence across the care sector. The purpose of the awards is to pay tribute to those individuals who have demonstrated outstanding excellence within their field of work.
“We are delighted that Liam has been selected as a finalist at the GB Care Award in the East Midlands Region,” said Anwar Kajee Head of Hospitality at Country Court. “Liam consistently provides our residents with nutritious food presented to an excellent standard, he is keen to take onboard resident’s feedback and keep them excited about coming to the dining room every day. We aim to provide a five-star hotel standard of catering at Country Court and Liam goes above and beyond to achieve that.”
Having a varied career working as a chef, schoolteacher and youth worker, Liam provides high quality food for residents delivered with a smile. His daily interactions with the residents inform his menus and brighten their days. Commenting on his role as Chef at Tallington Lodge, Liam said “I love my job and I’m delighted and honoured to be selected as a finalist for this award. I love to get to know the residents here at Tallington Lodge and enjoy chatting with them in the dining room and getting their feedback”.
The winners of the East Midlands Region Great British Care Awards will be announced at an awards ceremony in July 2021 at The East Midlands Conference Centre in Nottingham. Country Court wishes Liam and the rest of the nominees the very best of luck.