Bristol-based charity and Hospitality Assured client, the St Monica Trust is pleased to confirm the appointment of Kevin Hall as its new Chief Operating Officer.

Taking up his new role at the start of November, Kevin joined the St Monica Trust from The Orders of St John Care Trust where he was Operations Director. Kevin has more than twenty five years’ experience in the retail and care sector, holding senior roles with Craegmoor Healthcare, Care UK and WHSmith.

Speaking about his appointment, Kevin said: “The opening of The Chocolate Quarter has set new standards for high-quality retirement living and I’m delighted to join the St Monica Trust at such an exciting time in the charity’s history.

“I’m very much looking forward to meeting all those being cared for and supported by the Trust and working with my colleagues to further the goal of supporting and celebrating the lives of older people.”

Chief Executive of the St Monica Trust, David Williams said: “We are delighted to welcome Kevin to the St Monica Trust. As the new Chief Operating Officer, he will be overseeing both the care and facilities directorates in order to enhance the resident experience of the Trust’s services.

“In his previous role, Kevin supported the opening of six new care homes and was responsible for 71 homes and 16 extra care housing schemes across Lincolnshire, Wiltshire, Oxfordshire and Gloucestershire. He brings to the Trust a wealth of experience in healthcare, retail and facilities management in both single and multi-site locations.”

The St Monica Trust operates five retirement communities across Bristol and North Somerset, including The Chocolate Quarter in Keynsham. The £60 million development has gained national attention since it opened as it combines retirement living with a range of facilities which are open to the public and uniquely, office space for local businesses.



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About St Monica Trust

The St Monica Trust provides accommodation, care and support for older and disabled people in Bristol and surrounding counties. It specialises in pioneering accommodation solutions that enable residents to enjoy and maintain their independence. A not-for-profit organisation, the Trust employs more than 1,200 people dedicated to providing high-quality accommodation and care for older people, including residents funded by social services. Today, with award-winning village accommodation, care homes, specialist short term care facilities, domiciliary care and dedicated dementia facilities, the charity is a vibrant, innovative organisation. Its services promote independence, dignity and fulfilment for more than 1,000 residents and the Trust regularly sets benchmarks for the very best practice in the care and support of older people.