Base Awards 2012

Base Awards 2012

BASE held its annual Practitioner Awards presentations at our 2012 conference. These awards recognise excellence within supported employment and are given to practitioners whose work promotes best practice and demonstrates commitment and achievement.

Our congratulations go to the following winners:

Practitioner of the Year Award
Sponsored by Morgan Sindall plc
Winner: Jackie Baxter (Pluss)

Outstanding Practice Award for supporting people with a learning disability
Sponsored by the British Association for Supported Employment
Winner: Angie Cogbill (Surrey Supported Employment)

Outstanding Practice Award for supporting people with mental health needs
Sponsored by the Centre for Mental Health
Winner: Marie Betts (Dimensions Community Enterprises)

Outstanding Practice Award for supporting employers
Sponsored by Glasgow City Council
Winner: Jackie Baxter (Pluss)
Highly Commended: Pip Critten (Pluss)

Outstanding Team Award for Scottish Services
Sponsored by the Scottish Government
Winner: East Ayrshire Council Supported Employment Service
Highly Commended: Glasgow Supported Employment Service

Award winners were presented with a trophy and a £500 cash prize.

David Grainger Award
Sponsored by Long Term Conditions Alliance Scotland
Winner: Michael Gallagher (Glasgow City Council)