John Godden, CEO, has been awarded an MBE in the Queen’s New Year’s Honours

John Godden MBE

We are delighted to announce that our Chief Executive, John Godden, has been awarded an MBE in the Queen’s New Year’s Honours for services to the care sector during the COVID-19 pandemic.

John Godden MBE said: “I am immensely proud to have received this honour, which is really a testament to the hard work, dedication and determination of all our staff at Salutem who have continued to go above and beyond to provide the highest levels of care and education during this pandemic.

“They have consistently demonstrated their roles as key workers and care professionals by adapting quickly, operating safely and maintaining our specialist services to the people we support throughout this unprecedented time. This honour is for every single person within the Salutem family that have proven to be exceptional in the most difficult and challenging of circumstances.”



Ken Hillen, Chairman said “This is a great honour for both John and Salutem and I am immensely proud of way the business has responded to such challenging times. This award reflects the commitment, dedication and hard work of all of the team at Salutem”.