Welcome to Bluebird Care Careers in Brighton & Lewes

Join the Bluebird Care Lewes District, Brighton & Hove team and help make a real difference to someone's life with an incredibly rewarding career in care.

Join Bluebird Care

They say ‘home is where the heart is’ and we at Bluebird Care Lewes District, Brighton & Hove​ keep our customers safe and cared for in theirs.​

More people than ever are choosing to receive care at home, but what makes them choose Bluebird Care?

Our staff members are the face of our company and it’s our care teams that enable our customers to stay in the comfort of their own homes. Our teams provide vital care and support as well as building and growing relationships, bringing smiles to the faces of our customers, laughing, sharing experiences, listening to stories and sometimes wiping away tears.

Being a part of our dedicated Bluebird Care team is immensely rewarding, but it also demands commitment and professionalism. Working with some of the most vulnerable members of society can give enormous satisfaction to the right person. It offers the opportunity to make a real difference to people’s lives; a vocation rather than just a job.

We are looking for people who are passionate about great care. If you share our commitment to provide the best home care services, get in touch with us today.

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Contact us

Brighton & Lewes

Bluebird Care (Lewes District) Denton Island Newhaven BN9 9BB 01273 022055 , option ‘1’. lewes@bluebirdcare.co.uk Bluebird Care (Brighton & Hove) 98 Boundary Road Hove BN3 7GB 01273 022055 , option ‘2’. brightonandhove@bluebirdcare.co.uk

01273 022055
About us

At Bluebird Care Lewes District, Brighton & Hove we believe that care matters and we are committed to providing the highest quality home care so that our customers can remain in their own homes.

We work alongside families and individuals to tailor our services to help our customers stay in control of their own care for as long as they are able to. Delivering the very best homecare is our passion, and we strive to achieve this every day.

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Meet our team of care professionals

Karen Waddington
Operations Manager

Karen joined us in 2019 as Training Officer and has now moved into the position of Operations Manager responsible for both offices in Hove and Newhaven. She is still responsible for training all new care assistants and for the on-going continued professional development of the wider existing teams and carers.


Due to her astounding skills base and ability to problem solve she has taken on the whole of Operations Manager for the two businesses. This includes supporting the Registered Care Managers with compliance as well as using her knowledge as a registered nurse to guide the business, new and experienced employees to fulfil potential.

Karen considers;

The investment made in training our staff to a high standard is a testament to the level of care that’s provided ensuring all staff are prepared for the individual needs of our customers.

SJ Paradot
Registered Care Manager (Brighton & Hove) & Live- in Care Manager

SJ started with Bluebird Care (Brighton & Hove) a carer in February 2016. SJ was new to the care industry and quickly found that there was a lot to learn in order to provide the standard of care which is required of a regulated care provider. She has excelled in her roles with us and now and now holds NVQ Level 3 in Health & Social Care and is actively working towards Level 5.
Due to hard work, commitment and passion SJ was promoted to the role of Supervisor. She was subsequently was awarded a management position in 2018 as Live-in Care Manager. She is also the Registered Care Manager for the Brighton & Hove office (based in Hove), having successfully been interviewed by CQC to secure her registered status.


She is responsible for compliance, recruitment and retention and the safe running of the service, SJ also works alongside Karen Waddington, Operations Manager, and reports to directly to Gary and Michelle Johnson who collectively make up the senior management team.
SJ says;

From the first day of caring I knew this was the career path for me.

Please feel free to contact SJ to discuss your care needs by emailing:

brightonandhove@bluebirdcare.co.uk or telephone 01273 022055, option ‘2’.

Louise Webb
Live-In Care Supervisor

Louise has been with the Bluebird Care (Lewes Distrcit, Brighton & Hove) team since 2016 working as a key member to both teams. Holding a Level 3 in Health & Social Care, Louise works as Live-In Care Supervisor across both offices.

Louise says:

I find my job as a Live-in Care Supervisor very rewarding. It is lovely watching a person flourish and enjoy the company of our wonderful Live-in carers. We are making a positive difference to an individual’s life and that is a great feeling. Live-in Care is my passion. My priority is the wellbeing of our carers and customers, and to ensure they are receiving the best care.

Terri Matthews
Care Manager

Terri originally started with Bluebird Care (Lewes District) in July 2011 where she was the Company’s first and only carer. When the Company was in its infancy she helped with a variety duties to help get the business off the ground. Terri then left to start her own business and soon discovered that she missed her love for care. She returned to the sector where she gained experience in hospital and nursing home settings. During the pandemic Terri worked in a nursing home and was responsible for keeping residents safe. Terri has been a manual handling trainer and has considerable amount of nurse training. She holds a Level 3 diploma in Health & Social Care and will be working towards Level 5. Terri is honoured to be working with Bluebird Care once again, now as Care Manager, and is looking forward to assisting the company to new heights. 

Courtney- May Hesling
Lead Co-ordinator

Courtney started with Bluebird Care (Lewes District, Brighton & Hove) in November 2023 as the Lead Care Co-Ordinator across both offices. Courtney has worked within the care sector for 11 years across both residential and domiciliary care. During those 11 years, Courtney has worked across many roles from a care assistant to a deputy manager within a residential care home. Courtney is highly motivated, proactive and has a positive attitude. Courtney is keen to work as part of the team and is committed to providing clients, their families, and carers a very high-quality level of support.

Sandra Holland
Area Supervisor

Sandra started her work with Bluebird Care (Lewes District, Brighton & Hove) as a Care Worker and has been promoted to the position of Area Supervisor. She works from our Hove office, under Tracy Wood, as our lead Supervisor. Sandra's main role is to ensure the safety and wellbeing of customers and Care Workers alike.

I enjoy my work as a carer and area supervisor, I have been a carer for over 10 years and I really enjoy my role. I started with Bluebird 3 years ago, as a carer and have now worked my way to being an area supervisor. I have respect for all my customers and carers, and I like to see the customers flourish, with our help and dedication, to their care. The carers that work with us are so passionate, and understanding in what they do.