New Year, new Employee of the Month! And the first winner of 2017 is Caralee Southern, Shift Leader at a Birtenshaw Children’s Home. Caralee has worked for Birtenshaw since 2008 and has been described as “a positive role model for the young people; her commitment and dedication to providing the best outcomes for them is evident and admirable.”

On receiving her award, Caralee said that she would advise anyone wanting to succeed as a Shift Leader to just “be yourself”. One of Caralee’s colleagues added that she is “a great team player, very fair – you can’t fault Cara!”


Congratulations to Caralee, clearly a very deserving winner!