Care Professional of The Year Awards 2024

“Time is ticking! The deadline for nominations for this year’s Care Professional of the Year Awards is swiftly approaching, with submissions closing on 26th June. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to honour the exceptional individuals who go above and beyond in providing care and support to others.

With a total of 16 categories available for nomination, there’s ample opportunity to recognise those who have made a significant impact in the field of caregiving. Whether you’re a member of staff, someone benefiting from these services, a family member, or simply a member of the public who has witnessed outstanding care, we urge you to submit your nominations. Nominations can be submitted at


The categories in this years awards are:

  • Support professional of the year
  • Care home professional of the year
  • Home care professional of the year
  • Supported living professional of the year
  • Learning disabilities professional of the year
  • Mental health professional of the year
  • Care leader of the year
  • Best newcomer of the year
  • Trainer of the year
  • Office staff member of the year
  • Operational staff member of the year (kitchen laundry maintenance etc)
  • HR/Recruiter of the year
  • Outstanding contribution to social care
  • Diversity champions of the year
  • Dignity champions of the year
  • Working together with the users of your service


Each finalist, selected from the pool of nominees, will be awarded a complimentary ticket to the prestigious awards ceremony taking place on Friday, 4th October, at the esteemed Winstanley House. Additionally, they will receive a well-deserved congratulatory certificate to proudly display their achievement.


This is your chance to shine a spotlight on those who dedicate themselves to making a difference in the lives of others every day. Your nomination could provide the recognition and encouragement they need to continue their invaluable work.


Don’t delay any longer! Take a moment to nominate a deserving individual or team today and help us celebrate the unsung heroes of the care profession.


Submit your nominations before 26th June to ensure they are considered for this year’s awards.


Thank you for your support in recognising excellence in caregiving.


We have put together a poster which can be printed out and used in anyway you think would encourage nominations.”


Visit the website for further information


Kind Regards


David Preece (Pronouns: he/him)


Social Care Recruitment & Retention Officer | Inspired to Care | Leicestershire County Council


A: Leicestershire County Council, Adults & Communities Department

Room 700, County Hall, Glenfield, Leicestershire, LE3 8RA


T:  0116 305 2998


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