Our management team is a combination of talented clinical staff and an enthusiastic administrative team.
Steve Winter, Centre Director
Steve has worked in public, charitable and private sector healthcare in senior management and operational roles for more than 25 years. His most recent appointment was as Group Operations Director at an award-winning nursing and care home company specialising in elderly and dementia care. He is a professional change manager and speaks regularly at international conferences and workshops on this topic. Steve’s day-to-day job is to ensure the delivery of consistently high quality and person-centred care for everyone either staying or living at the Chiswick Nursing Centre. He is married with three children and lives in Epsom, Surrey.
Erika Slavik, Director of Nursing
Erika is a highly qualified nurse with a strong track in record looking after people with brain injuries and complex care needs as well as dementia-related illnesses. She is a strong clinical manager with over 20 years experience including nurse training and development. She has made a conscious decision to focus on the needs of older people living in community-based nursing homes. Erika joins Chiswick Nursing Centre from a home specialising in elderly and dementia care.
John Wealleans, Catering Manager
John has worked in the independent sector for the past 20 years. Qualifications include City & Guilds Advanced Food and Hygiene: RIPHH, CIEH, Prof. Trainer’s Certificate, Health and Safety Level 3 and NVQ 3 Management. In addition to his management and catering tasks he also provides training to all staff in Food & Hygiene and is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health.
Shade Adebowale, Administration Manager
Shade has 30 years’ experience in working in the independent sector and has worked for the company for the past five years, co-ordinating and managing all administrative activities within The Chiswick Nursing Centre. Qualifications include BTEC, HND, and Dip. Business Studies. Shade is also a member of the Chartered Institute of Bankers’ Associates.