5 August 2022

Recognising Our Stars

Arcare Star Awards 2022

Our inaugural Arcare Star Awards recognises the efforts of our resilient team members across Australia. We received outstanding nominations submitted by clients, families and fellow team members within our Arcare communities. The awards comprised five categories: Star Carer, Star Clinical, Star Environmental, Star Leadership and Star Support.

In celebration of Aged Care Employee Day on 7 August 2022, Arcare is pleased to announce the runner up and winners of the 2022 Arcare Star Awards below.


Star Carer Award 2022

This award recognises outstanding contribution to improving care for our residents, a willingness to ensure our residents are at the centre of everything they do and understanding, compassion and courage.

NSW Runner up – Kim, Arcare Kanwal

QLD Runner up – Cheryl, Arcare North Lakes

VIC Runner up – Arlina, Arcare Portarlington

NSW Winner – Suvarna, Arcare Kanwal

QLD Winner – Galrina, Arcare Parkwood

VIC Winner – Socheata, Arcare Keysborough


Star Clinical Award 2022

This award recognises outstanding and compassionate care, an ability to be an advocate and professional role model, a commitment to safety and quality, leading, developing and delivering programs that have a positive outcome, a personal commitment to continuing education and consistent technical excellence in their daily nursing practice.

NSW Runner up – Charissa, Arcare Oatlands

QLD Runner up – Annmarie, Arcare Sanctuary Manors

VIC Runner up – Mandy, Arcare Malvern East

NSW Winner – Manisha, Arcare Oatlands

QLD Winner – Krystal, Arcare Logan Reserve

VIC Winner – Upeka, Arcare Cheltenham


Star Environmental Award 2022

This award recognises outstanding customer service to our residents and colleagues, commitment to safety, quality and efficiency, advanced organisational and management skills, personal commitment to continuing education, someone who advocates for those in their care and someone who motivates our residents to live a fuller life.

NSW Runner Up – Vicki, Arcare Mollymook

QLD Runner up – Adrian, Arcare Springwood

VIC Runner up – Rose, Arcare Cheltenham

NSW Winner – Abdul (Ray), Arcare Glenhaven

QLD Winner – Susan, Arcare Noosa

VIC Winner – Gail, Arcare Balnarring


Star Leadership Award 2022

This award recognises people who show: a clear purpose, value, direction and performance expectation for their team, department or project; timely and effective decision making, reporting, and risk management skills; a commitment to safety, quality systems, social and environmental responsibility, setting and meeting high standards and helping others achieve them; support creativity, collaboration, positivity, and innovation; help team members expand their skills, confidence, talent and thinking; and giving their own time to advise and guide team members’ careers.

NSW Runner up – Rain, Arcare Warriewood

QLD Runner up – Natalie, Arcare Parkwood

VIC Runner up – Dexter, Arcare Cheltenham

NSW Winner – Janine, Arcare Glenhaven

QLD Winner – Jodie, Arcare Parkinson

VIC Winner – Ledan, Arcare Caulfield


Star Support Award (National) 2022

This award was open to support roles outside of specific residences. The Star Support award looked at those who provide exceptional service and meaningful support to our clients and colleagues, show proficiency, humility, initiative, and reliability, are consistently friendly and helpful, and have a strong commitment to the broader Arcare team.

National Runner up – Michelle, Arcare Finance

National Winner – Prab, Arcare Operations


Congratulations to all the participants of our Arcare Awards 2022.