The Nynehead Court Team

John Bailey – Director

John Bailey – Director

John became a Director of Nynehead Court in 2000, and led the redevelopment and refurbishment of the home and its grounds.

Alyson Martin MBE –Director

Alyson Martin MBE –Director

Alyson became a Director at Nynehead Court in 2015, having spent her career in social care. She was made an MBE in 2012 for her services to the care sector.

Frank Martin- Director

Frank Martin- Director

Frank Martin became a Director at Nynehead Court in 2015. Frank is an artist and uses his expertise to support Nynehead Court’s sculpture park and Stable Arts.

Jo Fenn – Manager

Jo Fenn – Manager

Jo became Manager at Nynehead Court, having spent her career managing care homes in Somerset. She originally worked at the home at weekends when she was 14!

Deb Sparks – Deputy Manager

Deb Sparks – Deputy Manager

Deb has worked at Nynhead Court since 2004, and has worked in care since her children were small. She became Deputy Manager in 2018.

Sue Manning – Administrator

Sue Manning – Administrator

Sue has worked at Nynehead Court since 1991, and worked in care roles until 2015 when she became Administrator.

Justin Cole – Head Gardener

Justin Cole – Head Gardener

Justin joined Nynehead Court in 2001, having built his horticultural expertise at college and in care/retail settings. He became Head Gardener in 2009.

Kevin Aldridge – Head Chef

Kevin Aldridge – Head Chef

Kevin joined Nynehead Court in March 2015, having previously worked for the NHS as a catering manager and facilities lead.

Helen Hill – Activities Coordinator

Helen Hill – Activities Coordinator

Helen joined Nynehead Court in 2019, having previously worked as an activities co-ordinator at another care home. She has led the activities team since January 2020.

Merry Roberts – Stable Arts

Merry Roberts – Stable Arts

Merry previously taught at Bridgwater and Taunton College and now leads workshops in many disciplines at Stable Arts, the arts and crafts facility at Nynehead Court.