Profile: Oaklea, 07th Oct, 2021
We ask many things of the people we support - and those we employ - but all for a good reason!
This is James - one of the top folks Oaklea supports - he and his fellow housemates got roped into a cunning plan for our Oaklea Annual Report that will be out later this year. We organised a photoshoot involving James and pals at their home in Kendal to scoff yum cake…er no to illustrate the Oaklea “Working Behaviours”!
Steve n James ‘swing into action’ - the ‘cake is not enough’
“Live & Let Eat” -Tuck in - oh you have…!
After much excitement & anticipation- the cake was brought out - it had actually survived not being nibbled in the fridge overnight! (clearly living a key Oaklea ‘working behaviour’ - ‘be respectful’!)
First cut is the deepest….
The idea came when Oaklea Team Supervisor extraordinaire, Alex ‘Mayo’ Corrie-Williams, made the fatal mistake of sending an image of a ‘rainbow’ cake she’d made into Oaklea HQ - and we spotted that it bore an uncanny resemblance to our ‘Working Behaviours’…..so the gauntlet was down -‘how about making a bigger cake that we could use for the front and back cover of the upcoming Oaklea Annual Report’…..ok came the response!
So here’s the crafty baker behind all this yumminess Alex ‘Mayo’ Corrie-Williams:
No danger of bursting our ‘tasty’ bubble…
Seeing double…..a ‘working’ in progress -sorted! (007 layers on the original…but hey how big can the cake get our tummies are only so big!)
Of course this is just a teaser…you’ll have to wait to see the final slice of the action when the Oaklea Annual Report is put together later this year! Now where’s the rest of that cake…
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