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Karen clocks up 30 years of care work

A member of staff at our Ystradgynlais office has shown that care work can be a job for life after celebrating 30 years of working in the industry (April, 2019). Karen Howell began her career as a carer for Powys County Council’s domiciliary care services in 1989 and worked for 25 years there, before joining […]

Care industry can be one of the most rewarding

The care industry can be one of the most rewarding to work in and it provides a job for life to the right candidates. Care givers list job satisfaction, building friendships with those they work with and care for and the chance to further their qualifications as the key benefits of working in the profession. The recent ‘Social […]

We’re campaigning for careers in care to be taken more seriously

Many people may not like to admit it, but care work can often be portrayed as an undervalued profession and something people go into if they don’t have any qualifications, which is why we are consistently campaigning for it to be taken more seriously as a career. As well as being kind, caring, honest and […]

Jane climbs career ladder to Branch Manager

Jane Jones from Newtown has recently (November, 2018) been promoted to Branch Manager at our Newtown office. She joined us in 2014 as a Care Co-ordinator and worked her way up the career ladder to Operations Executive and now to Branch Manager where she will oversee staff and support them in their roles. The 34-year-old […]

Terri promoted from receptionist to recruiter

Terri Bramfitt from Newtown has recently (October, 2018) been promoted to the role of Recruitment Administrator. The 29-year-old, who previously worked as a receptionist at our Newtown branch, will now deal with new candidate enquiries and selecting individuals to go on to the interview process for a care role. Terri said: “I have been with […]

Adele climbs career ladder from carer to Operations Executive

Adele Shaw from St Asaph has recently (July, 2018) been promoted to Operations Executive at our Bangor office. She joined us in 2015 as a carer and worked her way up the career ladder to Regional Manager and now to Operations Executive where she is responsible for managing care teams on the North Coast of […]

Start your New Year with a new career in care

If your New Year’s resolution is to give your working life a bit of a shake-up, why not consider a career in care with us? The New Year is the perfect time to think about where your career is taking you and if you’re really happy with it, or if it’s going in the direction […]

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, […]