Saskia Binns-Smith executive search, COO, appoint...

Harben Green successfully recruit Orchard Care Homes new COO

Working alongside leading care operator Orchard Care Homes, Harben Green successfully orchestrate the appointment of new Chief Operating Officer, Hayden Knight.

Tom Brookes, CEO of Orchard Care Homes commented.

“We are incredibly pleased to welcome Hayden to the Orchard team. As COO, he will assume responsibility for driving the operational performance across all aspects of the business”

Hayden has over 20 years experience in the health & social care sector and has held a number of senior management roles, most recently as Managing Director for the Priory Group. He joins Orchard Care Homes with a wealth of experience in delivering business performance & growth strategy whilst improving compliance & quality.

“When Tom approached us in February to source a new COO to work alongside him, Hayden was an obvious choice. As sector specialists, we were able to reduce what was anticipated to be a lengthy search process" commented our CEO, Howard Green.

“I have been honoured to support Tom in sourcing his senior hires for many years, developing a partnership & a true understanding for his organisation's culture & his personal values”.

Orchard Care Homes are a leading care provider with an established portfolio of 40 homes predominately located across the North of the UK.