Wendover House is a Children Home located in the Sherwood area of Nottingham, the home is registered to provide care to up to five children and young people. Wendover House has easy access to the Sherwood shopping area and both Woodthrope Grange Park and the Forest Recreational Ground, the city centre of Nottingham is a short bus ride away. The home has a staff team of varied experience and qualifications to promote the development and achievements of the resident children and young people in placement.
The home is managed by Elaine Ashmore. Elaine has over fifteen years’ experience working with children and young people. Elaine’s background was originally in early years settings before moving into residential childcare in 2007. Elaine is keen on training and personal development and has completed a number of qualifications during the previous three years such as QCF 5 Leadership and Management in Health and Social Care; Children and Young People Services, NCFE 4 Anti-Bullying Mentoring Young People , NCFE 4 Supporting Bereaved Children and Young People and BTEC 3 Education and Training. Elaine is also enthusiastic about charity and volunteer work, and has completed a number of projects with local charities and the international charity Action Aid. Elaine is committed to working with children and young people promoting positive outcomes for their future. During her time as a home manager Elaine has gained ‘GOOD’ and ‘OUTSTANDING’ Ofsted outcomes.