Our People

Select Medical employs talented people and those working with us are guided by our very own unique C3 approach – an ambition to benefit everyone.

C3 permeates every aspect of the work we do. We want our people to thrive at Select Medical and are committed to their professional and personal development, as well as to ensuring we create a great place to work.  We also seek to maintain a diverse workforce in which the special contributions made by all employees are valued, creating a stimulating and rewarding working environment.

Having colleagues from many different backgrounds gives us a profound insight into meeting the needs of the care provider, the carer and the cared for – it enhances our relationships with everyone.

Our people are an engaged, talented and conscientious high performing team, striving for execution excellence.  We are guided by a set of core values…

  • Honest…and straight forward
  • Expert…delivering quality
  • Caring…and respectful

David Elstone

Managing Director

Appointed MD in 2014, David worked in a number of senior positions, over 15 yrs, for a leading global hygiene company. He has a proven track record of running large manufacturing facilities, business development experience with the major supermarkets and developing brands including Velvet, Plenty, Bodyform & Tena.

David likes to spend time with his family and loves to cook for them.  He also plays golf and endures an odd game of football. His favourite team is Liverpool FC.

Vicky Alderton

Marketing Co-ordinator

Recruited in 2015, Vicky works closely with our commercial and digital team managing multiple projects across all marketing activity.

Lover of the outdoors and keen rock climber for over 10 years, taking her to places such as the Alps, Jordan and the Dolomites.

Vicky is a committed veggie who enjoys pottering in the garden, growing her own veg.

Craig Barton

Operations Manager

Joined in 2004, a mechanical & production engineer who trained at the Royal Ordnance Factory.  Craig knows our own PAC systems and our competitors’, inside out, having repaired them all during a 10+ year pressure care career.

Craig is an early riser and a regular at the gym before work; he is a keen Liverpool FC fan watching from the Kop.

He’s in the process of turning his garden into a thriving vegetable plot!

Steve Buckland

Sales Manager

Steve joined Select Medical to head up the Sales Team in 2016 and brings a wealth of expertise and knowledge from across the UK healthcare sales market. He started his sales career in healthcare at Bullens, moving on to Karomed where he spent 18 years.

He’s keen on keeping fit and is a regular at his local gym…but also likes nothing better than a glass of wine with a good meal after a round of golf.

Business Unit Manager - Care Homes

Carole Haworth

Accounts & HR Manager

A vastly experienced credit controller who joined us in 2014.  Carole relishes a challenge and is developing our HR practices with our ILM Registered Trainer & HR Coach Joe Bell.

Carole recently completed her first 5k run and enjoys nothing more than a good shopping spree to keep her wardrobe looking fresh.

Mohamed Mulla

Customer Services Manager

Previous experience of working for the NHS and joined the team in 2012, Mo has worked in every department on his way to establishing our Customer Services team.  He goes the extra mile to look after his customers…

Mo is best known amongst his colleagues for his love of designer labels.  He’s a keen amateur footballer, playing in the East Lancs Football League.

John Watkin

Technical Sales Engineer

20 years technical expertise within PAC – during his time within the industry, John has built pumps for Karomed before joining Select in 2003.

John heads up our Audit team and is also responsible for delivering operator and engineer training, under our C3 Service Package.

In his spare time, John is a keen golfer and fan of Rugby League.

Service Team

Technical Support

“We do our best to keep equipment in good order so those you care for receive the best experience whilst in your care.  Making a positive difference to peoples lives is one reason why we enjoy our job.”

Bringing a mix of skills, 4 are double figure time served in PAC.  Building things is second nature to this team with a mechanical engineer, civil engineer and a joiner on board.

A dedicated and talented group with masses of PAC maintenance & service experience.

Sales Team

Customer Support

“It’s our belief that there’s no success if you don’t do well at what you’re working at.  Our foremost quality is really loving what we do – there’s no success without it.  We love helping to create a better everyday for all our customer groups, and we always aim to do it well.”

Our clients have come to know and trust our sales team.  With a strong knowledge of our equipment, they help to match this to the needs of the cared for, your carers and your budget.  The group works hard to strategically drive the success of our company and that of their excellent network of clients across the UK.

R & D Team

Product Development

With over 25 yrs experience in PAC, Ray Booth (founder) leads R&D, and is committed to delivering the best user experience for the cared for underpinned by a strong management team.

“When creating ideas, we think of how we would like our loved ones to be cared for.  We strive for excellence and work hard to ensure our products work really well.  There’s nothing more rewarding than seeing your system in use and knowing you’ve contributed positively to improving the level of care, with your own creation, to someone who relies upon it to work effectively for their continued well-being.”

David Elstone

Managing Director

Appointed MD in 2014, David worked in a number of senior positions, over 15 yrs, for a leading global hygiene company. He has a proven track record of running large manufacturing facilities, business development experience with the major supermarkets and developing brands including Velvet, Plenty, Bodyform & Tena.

David likes to spend time with his family and loves to cook for them.  He also plays golf and endures an odd game of football. His favourite team is Liverpool FC.

Vicky Alderton

Marketing Co-ordinator

Recruited in 2015, Vicky works closely with our commercial and digital team managing multiple projects across all marketing activity.

Lover of the outdoors and keen rock climber for over 10 years, taking her to places such as the Alps, Jordan and the Dolomites.

Vicky is a committed veggie who enjoys pottering in the garden, growing her own veg.

Craig Barton

Operations Manager

Joined in 2004, a mechanical & production engineer who trained at the Royal Ordnance Factory.  Craig knows our own PAC systems and our competitors’, inside out, having repaired them all during a 10+ year pressure care career.

Craig is an early riser and a regular at the gym before work; he is a keen Liverpool FC fan watching from the Kop.

He’s in the process of turning his garden into a thriving vegetable plot!

Steve Buckland

Sales Manager

Steve joined Select Medical to head up the Sales Team in 2016 and brings a wealth of expertise and knowledge from across the UK healthcare sales market. He started his sales career in healthcare at Bullens, moving on to Karomed where he spent 18 years.

He’s keen on keeping fit and is a regular at his local gym…but also likes nothing better than a glass of wine with a good meal after a round of golf.

Business Unit Manager - Care Homes

Carole Haworth

Accounts & HR Manager

A vastly experienced credit controller who joined us in 2014.  Carole relishes a challenge and is developing our HR practices with our ILM Registered Trainer & HR Coach Joe Bell.

Carole recently completed her first 5k run and enjoys nothing more than a good shopping spree to keep her wardrobe looking fresh.

Mohamed Mulla

Customer Services Manager

Previous experience of working for the NHS and joined the team in 2012, Mo has worked in every department on his way to establishing our Customer Services team.  He goes the extra mile to look after his customers…

Mo is best known amongst his colleagues for his love of designer labels.  He’s a keen amateur footballer, playing in the East Lancs Football League.

John Watkin

Technical Sales Engineer

20 years technical expertise within PAC – during his time within the industry, John has built pumps for Karomed before joining Select in 2003.

John heads up our Audit team and is also responsible for delivering operator and engineer training, under our C3 Service Package.

In his spare time, John is a keen golfer and fan of Rugby League.

Service Team

Technical Support

“We do our best to keep equipment in good order so those you care for receive the best experience whilst in your care.  Making a positive difference to peoples lives is one reason why we enjoy our job.”

Bringing a mix of skills, 4 are double figure time served in PAC.  Building things is second nature to this team with a mechanical engineer, civil engineer and a joiner on board.

A dedicated and talented group with masses of PAC maintenance & service experience.

Sales Team

Customer Support

“It’s our belief that there’s no success if you don’t do well at what you’re working at.  Our foremost quality is really loving what we do – there’s no success without it.  We love helping to create a better everyday for all our customer groups, and we always aim to do it well.”

Our clients have come to know and trust our sales team.  With a strong knowledge of our equipment, they help to match this to the needs of the cared for, your carers and your budget.  The group works hard to strategically drive the success of our company and that of their excellent network of clients across the UK.

R & D Team

Product Development

With over 25 yrs experience in PAC, Ray Booth (founder) leads R&D, and is committed to delivering the best user experience for the cared for underpinned by a strong management team.

“When creating ideas, we think of how we would like our loved ones to be cared for.  We strive for excellence and work hard to ensure our products work really well.  There’s nothing more rewarding than seeing your system in use and knowing you’ve contributed positively to improving the level of care, with your own creation, to someone who relies upon it to work effectively for their continued well-being.”

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