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    Caremark (Barnsley) welcomes ‘first class’ new care workers!

    Caremark (Barnsley) welcomes ‘first class’ new care workers!

    Barnsley home care provider welcomed sixteen new care workers to their care teams earlier in the week. The enthusiastic group of learners, who spent a week in the Barnsley offices undergoing their mandatory training were described as ‘absolutely first class!’ Feedback from the training sessions was equally as positive with one student commenting: “I can […]

    12th August 2016 | By | Reply More
    Memorial Fund Raiser Fun Day in aid of Mind

    Memorial Fund Raiser Fun Day in aid of Mind

    Caremark (Pulborough) the Sussex based home care provider, held a special fundraising event earlier in July in memory of Scott Mackinnon, a popular and well-liked colleague who passed away earlier in the year. The memorial event was held at the local Pulborough Sports and Social Club and was attended by Scott’s family, staff and clients […]

    8th August 2016 | By | Reply More
    Home care workers recognised for years of dedicated service

    Home care workers recognised for years of dedicated service

    Buckinghamshire home care provider, Caremark (Aylesbury & Wycombe) celebrated years of dedicated service of 20 of their care workers at a recent Midsummer event.   The Midsummer celebration provided an ideal opportunity to show the importance of the care worker in the local community and enabled the Whitchurch based company to recognize and celebrate the […]

    2nd August 2016 | By | Reply More
    Barnsley Care Provider joins the annual Mayor’s parade

    Barnsley Care Provider joins the annual Mayor’s parade

    Despite torrential downpours and grey skies, local care provider, Caremark (Barnsley) joined throngs of people in Barnsley town centre for the annual Mayor’s parade earlier this month. Although the weather was grim with unrelenting rain, the team from Caremark (Barnsley) provided a splash of colour amongst the umbrellas and waterproofs, with their blue uniforms and […]

    22nd July 2016 | By | Reply More
    Caremark paddles for charity!

    Caremark paddles for charity!

    Grey skies and heavy rain did not dampen the spirits of the ‘SS Caremark’ team of paddlers who were amongst a number of businesses taking part in the Great Sussex Bath Race earlier in June. The annual event sees a number of companies across Sussex joining in the hilarious raft-racing fundraising event, paddling unwieldy rafts […]

    27th June 2016 | By | Reply More
    West Sussex homecare operator announces pay rise for hard-working care staff

    West Sussex homecare operator announces pay rise for hard-working care staff

    A West Sussex home care provider has announced that from the 1st February 2016 all care and support workers at its company owned office in Pulborough will be receiving a substantial increase to their hourly rates of pay. In addition to an attractive package, a 23.5% increase is being awarded to the current weekday rates […]

    13th January 2016 | By | Reply More
    New Nottinghamshire home care office achieves its first Dementia Friends Champion

    New Nottinghamshire home care office achieves its first Dementia Friends Champion

    Congratulations are due to home care provider, Caremark (Broxstowe & Erewash) on the achievement of a new Dementia Friends Champion, an award promoted by the Dementia Friends Organisation. Daniel Butler, Care Manager with (Broxtowe & Erewash) successfully completed his specialist Dementia course and having impressed the Dementia Friends regional manager with his presentation, he was […]

    21st December 2015 | By | Reply More
    Care worker awarded for work with young person with special needs

    Care worker awarded for work with young person with special needs

    Zahir Adbul, care and support worker with home care provider Caremark (Oldham & Tameside) has been presented with a Runners-up award from POINT, Oldham’s parent /carer forum.  The POINT organisation supports families of children and young people with disabilities and additional needs from ages 0-25 who live in or access services in Oldham. The family […]

    21st December 2015 | By | Reply More
    Growing Barnsley-based care company invests in staff

    Growing Barnsley-based care company invests in staff

    A Barnsley care company which makes 4,000 home visits a week is investing in specialist staff training and equipment to develop its services in response to changing demands.   Caremark (Barnsley) supports older people, adults and children with a range of complex health conditions and disabilities, enabling them to live independently in their own homes […]

    6th July 2015 | By | Reply More
    New social care provider opens in Huddersfield

    New social care provider opens in Huddersfield

    Caremark (Kirklees), owned and managed by Duncan Smith, is looking forward to building a high quality care business in the West Yorkshire area. Smith is a local lad, born and raised in the area.  He was inspired to start a business providing personalized local home care by the memory of his late grandfather who was […]

    2nd June 2015 | By | Reply More
    Caremark (Mansfield) welcomes new team member

    Caremark (Mansfield) welcomes new team member

    Privately owned Nottinghamshire home care provider, Caremark (Mansfield) continues to expand with the recent recruitment to their management team of Field Care Supervisor, Sarah Potts. Sarah began her professional career in 2004 as a Community Support Worker, a role which brought her into close contact each day with people of varying needs and abilities, where […]

    19th May 2015 | By | Reply More
    The two passions of a Care Worker

    The two passions of a Care Worker

    Stacey Metcalfe has two main passions in her life:  delivering bespoke care and support to her clients and racing a go kart around a track to national competition level. Having originally trained as a nursery nurse in 2007, Stacey was looking to make this her chosen career.  However, it was during this time that she […]

    27th April 2015 | By | Reply More
    Caremark launch the Care Certificate

    Caremark launch the Care Certificate

    National home care franchisor Caremark Limited have officially launched the new Care Certificate to its network, in line with the expectation of the Care Quality Commission for social care providers and Skills for Care. Franchisees from across the care provider’s network gathered at the Regency Hotel in Solihull where they were able to benefit from a […]

    3rd April 2015 | By | Reply More
    Barnsley home care provider celebrates Dementia Champion carer

    Barnsley home care provider celebrates Dementia Champion carer

    North east home care provider, Caremark (Barnsley) were celebrating this week when care worker Susan Winter received her Dementia Champion qualification and certificate. Susan’s training was delivered by Barnsley Council’s Workforce Development Team and her qualification follows a year of hard work and full training.   Of the original fifteen candidates on the training  programme, only […]

    23rd March 2015 | By | Reply More
    Stroke survivor credits recovery to his carer

    Stroke survivor credits recovery to his carer

    A former professional footballer who survived a stroked credited his amazing recovery to his care worker whose dedicated care helped him get back to better health. Barry Moody who is 74, was left with no feeling down his left side following a stroke in 2007 and doctors advised him that they did not expect him […]

    16th February 2015 | By | Reply More
    Client changes his mind regarding former opinion of home care

    Client changes his mind regarding former opinion of home care

      A Hampshire couple who were originally reluctant to get home care changed their mind once they started receiving care and support from Caremark (Winchester & Eastleigh), a registered provider based in Eastleigh. Following a stay in hospital, Dorothy Westwood* was advised that she and her husband would need some extra support to help with […]

    12th February 2015 | By | Reply More
    Leicester home care provider sponsors Leicester Mercury Carer of the Year awards

    Leicester home care provider sponsors Leicester Mercury Carer of the Year awards

    Caremark (Leicester), registered home care provider and part of the Caremark network of offices,  is once again sponsoring the Leicester Mercury Carer of the Year awards.   The event is due to take place on 29th January 2015 at the Mercure Leicester and will attract people from all over the county, hoping to be one […]

    19th January 2015 | By | Reply More
    Homecare provider inundated with applicants for care jobs

    Homecare provider inundated with applicants for care jobs

    Yorkshire home care provider, Caremark (Barnsley) was inundated with enquirers at their recent Recruitment Fair held on Monday 3rd November 2014 at the Metrodome Leisure Centre. Caremark (Barnsley)’s Recruitment Officer, Tracey Fisher said: “I am absolutely thrilled with the number of people that attended. We had over 20 people queuing to come in before we […]

    10th November 2014 | By | Reply More
    When care and support goes beyond home care

    When care and support goes beyond home care

    A Barnsley care provider stepped in at the last minute to help their 94 year old client attend her granddaughter’s wedding. Home care providers may offer a broad range of services including personal care, shopping and cleaning.   Yet this is only a portion of the valuable service that many care companies provide.  Very often companionship […]

    31st October 2014 | By | Reply More
    CQC awards Barnsley home care provider positive inspection report

    CQC awards Barnsley home care provider positive inspection report

    Barnsley home care provider, Caremark (Barnsley) recently underwent a full inspection of their service in line with the new inspection and rating system which officially started earlier in October 2014. The home care company were invited to take part in the second wave of CQC testing in August this year and were delighted with their […]

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