Colleagues from across Certitude were welcomed on Tuesday 13 December, to our first in-person Excellence Awards ceremony since 2019. In his first year as Chair of Certitude’s board, Scott Greenhalgh welcomed everybody to the Shaw Theatre in London, adding that he was delighted to be “Coming together to celebrate the many colleagues across Certitude who make a difference every day”.
With over 130 nominations this year, there have been some truly exceptional and inspiring work from colleagues and teams during 2022.
Chief Executive, Aisling Duffy added “Loving is one of Certitude’s pillars, and I’ve seen this reflected so beautifully in so many of the nominations this year. A powerful love for the work we do, the people we support and the difference we make. And because of that love we’re braver to take on the challenges in our work.”
And the winners are:
We work smart category
Learning & Organisational Development team
We are inclusive category
Yew Tree Lodge team
We make a difference category
Beyond Prison Team
The People’s Choice Award
Izabela Nowak, Area Manager, Ealing
Congratulations to Izabela, for getting the most votes in our special new award that’s voted for by colleagues at Certitude
The Michael Rosen Award
Team Martin and Yvette
Presenting the award, Sheila Rosen said:
“The winners of this year’s Michael Rosen Award embody all the things that make Certitude so special. People coming together to make a real difference, to inspire hope, to overcome challenges, barriers and triumph, and perhaps most importantly, to celebrate love. The Judging Panel considered this team to be very worthy winners”
Well done to all the nominees, runners up and winners, and thank you to Sheila Rosen and family, without whose support our awards would not be possible.