Meet The Team

Claire Sharpe
Claire SharpeManaging Director
Claire is the Grandaughter of Gerald Poxton who founded the business in the 80s. She is a qualified management accountant and was previously the finance manager for 5 years before becoming the MD.

Claire’s vision is to have all 3 homes rated as outstanding and has already made good progress seeing an improvement in all the homes at their latest CQC inspection in 2019.

Natalie Pursglove
Natalie PursgloveAccountant
Natalie (Tilly) joined the business in 2018 after moving from a different care home group. Tilly runs the finance function at Head Office including invoicing, purchasing and our payroll which we manage internally.
Danielle Cotton
Danielle CottonProject Improvement Officer
Danielle has worked for the company for over 10 years on the floor in the homes but has moved up to work with head office to put to good use her excellent skills and leadership qualities in maintaining an excellent level of quality in our delivery and reporting of care to our residents.

Danielle’s main function is ensuring that our online care planning system is being used effectively and that the data from the system is used to ensure consistently high levels of quality throughout all the homes.

Catherine Ingram
Catherine IngramHR, Training and Quality Manager
Catherine joined the team in 2019 and is responsible for recruitment, training and maintain high quality standards throughout the homes in the group. She has lots of transferrable human resource experience and qualifications but this is her first role in the care industry.
Emma Danby
Emma DanbyFront Of House / Receptionist
Loved by everyone, Emma has been our “front of house/receptionist” for several years. Emma deals with all the incoming phone calls, enquiries and is generally the first face you will see at the reception.
Camille Nunnen
Camille NunnenApprentice Accountant
Camille has joined Ashmere Notts for 18 months while she completes her AAT Accounting qualification. Camille is being mentored by Tilly and hopes to advance her accounting career once she has completed her apprenticeship.