Newtown needs you!

People from Newtown in Wales looking for a new challenge working in the care industry can attend our recruitment event at our offices at St David’s House on New Street, Newtown, Powys, SY16 1RB on Thursday, March 15 from 2.30pm until 6.30pm. If anyone out there is looking for a new challenge in a position that […]

Job interviews by FaceTime for busy candidates

BUSY jobseekers from Wales are being offered the chance this month (November, 2017) to have their job interviews via FaceTime or similar interactive technologies. A leading care provider in the area is launching the initiative for those who are time poor or unable to travel to their offices for interviews due to other work commitments. […]

The future of the care industry

The face of care is evolving with more complex needs and person-centred care, enabling agencies to work closely with service users to ensure positive outcomes and determine support needed. Staff recruitment and training is paramount if we’re to introduce young people into the sector. We have our own in-house training with expert trainers and are […]

Zoe promoted to Operations Executive

ZOE PAINE from Penrhiwceiber has recently (September, 2017) been promoted to Operations Executive at an award-winning care company in Rhondda Cynon Taf (RCT). The 23-year-old previously worked as a Regional Manager but will now go on to be responsible for managing a team of carers in the lower Cynon and Pontypridd areas. She will also […]

We’re helping the unemployed get back to work

According to the Office for National Statistics, there are 73,000 people unemployed in Wales. According to the Office for National Statistics, there are 73,000 people unemployed in Wales. The unemployment rate in Wales stands at 4.8% – higher than the rate of 4.6% for the whole of the UK. We believe that offering people re-training […]

Abacare says care workers are valued

FOLLOWING the launch of a new book giving an insight into experiences of homecare workers a Welsh care provider has said its carers are extremely valued in their profession because of the work they do (August, 2017). Abacare, an award winning care company that provides care across Wales, says its care workers can create a […]

Meet Brenda Francis, our Community Carer

Brenda Francis joined us in 2014 as a Community Carer, but has been working in the care industry for more than 10 years. During this time she has tirelessly supported many people to continue to live in their own homes and maintain their own independence. She delivers the very best of care and is devoted […]

Betty joins Abacare as Operations Executive

BETTY Sidwell from Fairbourne has recently (June, 2017) been appointed as an Operations Executive for an award-winning care company in Bangor. The 52-year-old has joined Abacare and will be responsible for managing a team of carers in Fairbourne, Harlech, Tywyn, Dolgellau and Barmouth. She will also ensure Abacare continues to deliver the highest quality of […]

Improving outcomes through learning and development

We operate a professional Care Management Team that is committed to providing high quality care to individuals in their own homes. Our training is extensive and something we are very proud of. All potential carers take on a week-long training programme, put together by our talented trainer, Michael (Mick) McNeil, who is a registered nurse […]

Looking for a career change?

WORKERS in Wales looking for a change of career are being invited to contact a care agency that provides services across Wales this month (April, 2017). Abacare has more than 30 carer positions it is looking to fill across the country and is asking anyone interested in switching professions to get in touch. Peter Angelides, […]