Manager falls foul of POVA rules in going the extra mile


Posted on July 1st, by editor in Caring Times. No Comments

A manager of a sheltered housing project in the North East says she was sacked because she cared too much about her job.

Linda Coote, 55, manager of the Prospect Place sheltered housing scheme in Lingdale near Middlesborough, is taking her employers, Home Housing Group, to an employment tribunal claiming unfair dismissal.

A petition has also been circulated among the 60 residents to get Mrs





Comments are closed.


Latest blog posts

Shuffling to some purpose – or just fancy footwork?

By guest blogger JEF SMITH

Spare a thought if you will for the hard pressed people who have to update government information. Well into 2018, for...

Life support for the NHS

By Caring Times editor GEOFF HODGSON

To outline a comprehensive remedy for the ongoing and worsening woes of the beleaguered NHS would take a little more...

A flight of festive fancy

By Caring Times editor GEOFF HODGSON

Christmas Past: It’s cold outside but inside the care home the star atop the tree beams its rays of hope...