Select Lifestyles

10th Anniversary Award – David Raybould

In 2007, David Raybould began his journey with Select Lifestyles, initially located in Hamstead. After spending four years at university, he returned to Select. As we celebrate this milestone, let’s explore David’s experiences, proudest moments, and his connection with Select Lifestyles.

Reflecting on his proudest moments, David highlights the joy of helping individuals write their names, witnessing the delight of exploring new places, and collectively overcoming societal barriers. These moments embody the true spirit of Select Lifestyles.

Comparing Select Lifestyles with other services, David expresses a deep affinity for the day care service. It’s more than a workplace; it’s a home with an engaging and rewarding atmosphere. The commitment to promoting social inclusion aligns seamlessly with his values, making every day meaningful.

Over the years, David has learned that community spirit is what makes Select special. Building relationships with colleagues and clients creates a sense of belonging and shared purpose, contributing to the overall well-being of the community.

For newcomers, David advises embracing every opportunity to learn and grow, completing NVQs and training for personal and professional development. Continuous Professional Development (CPD) is crucial for a fulfilling and successful career within the organization.

In closing, David shares a personal detail – if he could eat one type of food for life, it would be Indian cuisine, particularly the flavours of a lamb Balti or a mixed grill. This showcases his love for diverse and exquisite tastes beyond the professional realm.

Here’s to many more years of growth, triumphs, and shared moments within the warm embrace of Select Lifestyles. Cheers to the journey ahead!