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Meet Our Team

Opened in March 2015, our home is privately owned by John Kraft and Belinda Brice. They work with our committed and experienced team of nurses, care partners, lifestyle staff, cooks, and administrators to ensure every day at Kumeu Village is enriching, safe, and comfortable.

Our team of managers and reception staff is available around the clock to answer queries or offer help. We pride ourselves on having an open-door policy for residents, families, and staff.

Belinda Brice – General Manager

Belinda is responsible for the continuing health of the Kumeu Village business, ensuring our organisation’s key objectives are met and our core philosophies are adhered to.

Operations Manager

Our Operations Manager is responsible for the day-to-day running of Kumeu Village, including supporting staff, communicating with families and promoting awareness of our home in the community.

Alka Chetty – Clinical Nurse Manager

Alka is responsible for supervising our clinical staff, always with the health and wellbeing of our residents as her top priority.

Esther van Diest – Quality Manager

Esther ensures that all policies and procedures are being followed so we can continue to deliver a high quality of service here at Kumeu Village. She is also a registered nurse.

Georgia Pert – Administration Manager

Georgia’s is the first smiling face you’ll see when you walk through the door. She ensures the home is running smoothly, and is responsible for welcoming new residents.

Ann Ross – Accounts Manager

Ann oversees all our financial administration, including our residents’ individual comfort accounts.

Dr Nathan Joseph

Dr Joseph is our in-house doctor, and, with the assistance of the clinical team, his first concern is for the health and wellbeing of our residents. New residents are also more than welcome to keep seeing their usual doctor – just ask us how.