Happy New Year! We at Masonic Care WA are thrilled to start the new year announcing a remarkable achievement in our team. Emma Benjamin, our dedicated Village Manager at Ashlar Glen Village, has been recognised as a Western Australian regional finalist in the Programmed Award for Village Manager of the Year for 2024. This prestigious Award is one category of the National Retirement Living Awards, hosted by the Property Council of Australia. Each category of the Awards recognises the unwavering commitment and exceptional contributions of village managers and other professionals in the retirement living sector.
The Village Manager of the Year Award recognises individuals who demonstrate outstanding leadership, management skills, and a deep commitment to creating vibrant, safe, and inclusive communities for retirees. Emma’s selection as a finalist is an acknowledgement of her exceptional efforts and the positive impact she has made at Ashlar Glen Village. Throughout her tenure, Emma has exemplified Masonic Care WA’s values, dedicating herself to enhancing the lives of Ashlar Glen Village’s residents.
Nominees are assessed in six key areas including effective operations management, adherence to governance and compliance standards, exemplary self-management skills, innovation and change implementation, active community engagement, and a deep understanding of population wellness – each a fundamental aspect of creating a positive, efficient, and caring environment.
Join us in celebrating Emma’s well-deserved success and in wishing her the very best for the national awards. Emma’s journey is a shining example of the dedication and excellence that we strive for every day at Masonic Care WA.