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Search is on for new carers at recruitment day

New carers are needed to help keep the elderly and vulnerable at home in Wales and we are hosting a recruitment event for people looking to help make a difference. We are inviting potential candidates to visit our Ebbw Vale branch at Suit 1, Access 465, Rassau Industrial Estate, NP23 5SG on Tuesday, March 3 […]

Tips for lone care workers

Working in domiciliary care or home care can often mean our staff members are out in the field alone. There are benefits to this as many of our carers have told us that working one-to-one with a service user is very rewarding. It also gives them a good opportunity to build and sustain relationships. It […]

Fifty new carers needed in Ebbw Vale

We are seeking 50 new recruits for our team at Ebbw Vale and are hosting a recruitment event on Thursday, February 6 at Penallta RFC on Caerphilly Road, Ystrad Mynach in Caerphilly, CF82 7EP from 10am until 4pm. We’re on the hunt for 50 new kind, caring and compassionate members of staff to join our […]

We’re recruiting 20 new carers at our RCT branch

We’re recruiting 20 new carers at an event on February 5 from 10am until 2pm at our offices at Ty Cynon, Navigation Park, Abercynon, Rhondda Cynon Taf, CF45 4SN. We’re looking for 20 new kind, caring and considerate members of staff. They will visit service users across RCT but specifically in the Llantwit Farde, Beddau, […]

Why take on a role in the care industry?

There are so many benefits to working in care. In the current climate, job security is not often a given. As we have an ageing population, the need for carers is growing every day. The number of elderly people over the age of 80 is expected to increase by 44% in Wales by 2030. Job […]

Newtown recruitment day to find new care workers

We recently announced our support for the NHSE and NHSI’s Winter Pressures Plan to find new carers to ensure people can come home from hospital and be looked after by experts. As part of our support we are hosting a recruitment day on Thursday, January 23 from 11am until 3pm at our Newtown offices at […]

Kick off 2020 with a new career

The New Year is the opportune time for people to shake things up a bit and so we’re calling for all the caring individuals out there to come forward and find out more about making a career for themselves in the care industry. We offer fantastic training and the opportunity for internal advancement. Anyone who […]

We’re backing campaign to find more care workers in Powys

We are supporting a New Year (January, 2020) recruitment campaign that hopes to find more care workers in Powys. NHS England (NHSE) and NHS Improvement (NHSI) have allocated funds to place Powys patients in Shropshire/Powys border provision and is working with care providers to increase carer numbers. There is always a need for care workers […]

Tracey clocks up 30 years in care industry

Tracey Webster, Registered Manager at our Flintshire office, has shown that care work can be a job for life after celebrating 30 years working in the industry. Tracey worked for Cherry Tree Residential Home in Manchester in 1989 and then Access Homecare. She moved to Flintshire in Wales in 2000 to become a carer and […]

Carer spotlight: Jessica Thompson

Carer: Jessica Thompson Specialism: Jessica joined us in 2018. She is responsible for spot checks, medication checks, carrying out risk assessments, supervisions and appraisals and assisting with rostering of staff. Branch: Ystradgynlais Time in the industry: Twenty-seven-year-old Jessica, who lives in Ystalyfera, said: “I am thrilled to be a part of the Abacare team. It […]