Residence As a substitute’s Martin Jones made MBE in 2023 New Yr Honours Checklist
Residence As a substitute is completely thrilled to announce that their UK and worldwide chief government, Martin Jones has been made an MBE within the 2023 New Yr Honours checklist for companies to older folks.
Martin’s introduction to the care sector was by means of his father who wanted assist as a consequence of frailty in previous age. By means of this expertise Martin got here to grasp the significance of house care and the constructive impression it might have on households like his.
Shortly after, Martin joined Residence As a substitute, initially as Chief Working Officer in 2011. He went on to be Managing Director after which CEO – overseeing our 245 franchise workplaces that ship care to over 16,000 shoppers.
Throughout his time working within the sector, Martin has been a eager advocate of house care and its position throughout the well being and social care ecosystem. He has additionally championed the position of care staff, serving to to draw extra folks to think about a profession in care.
Martin has taken on a variety of non-exec and Trustee roles which have enabled him to construct sturdy hyperlinks to the Division of Well being and Social Safety, Abilities for Care and the Worldwide Longevity Centre, to call however just a few.
He’s at the moment Chair of the Homecare Affiliation; Chair of The Care Employees’ Charity; member of the Age UK Board. He’s additionally Chair of Residence As a substitute Charities UK, a part of Residence As a substitute’s charitable endeavours.
Talking in regards to the award, Martin stated, “I’m proud and humbled to obtain this award, notably as it’s for companies to older folks.
“Residence As a substitute’s mission is to broaden the world’s capability to care – we wish to make the world a greater place to age in. For this to turn into actuality, corporations like Residence As a substitute, the federal government and broader society want to make sure that there may be the infrastructure, useful resource and, importantly, folks in place.
“The mixing of well being and social care is crucial, as is a mindset the place previous age is well known and revered.”
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