Welcome to Bluebird Care Careers in Eastbourne & Wealden

Join the Bluebird Care Eastbourne & Wealden 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 Eastbourne & Wealden we 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 Eastbourne & Wealden 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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Eastbourne & Wealden

The Old Printworks Suite 20/21 1 Commercial Road Eastbourne BN21 3XQ

01323 727903
About us

At Bluebird Care Eastbourne & Wealden 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

Alice Blackman
Support Coordinator

Alice has been with the Bluebird Care Eastbourne & Wealden for 3 years, and is currently working towards her Level 3 in Leadership & Management. Alice is in charge of coordinating the live-in customers; she liaises with agencies and allocates live-in care assistants to customers under Valerie’s supervision to ensure the right match is found. As support coordinator Alice works with Sarah covering outstanding care calls, as well as working together on checking home care staff rota’s for coming weeks and Alice prepares visit sheets and invoicing for posting. Alice deals with the office administration and processing new recruits as well as general office enquiries. Alice works with Valerie & Sarah interviewing new members of staff, Alice then processes their DBS checks and starts to process their paperwork. Alice liaises with the hospital, GP practices, residential homes, and adult social care on a daily basis.

Shani Radford
Care Supervisor

Shani works closely with registerd manager Valerie assessing new packages or care, completing supervisions on staff, monitoring, and updating the pass system to ensure it is full of live current information. When a next of kin is not present Shani assists support coordinator Alice in contacting a GP to reorder medication.

Neil Blatch
Owner

Bluebird Care Eastbourne & Wealden is led by Neil Blatch. Neil started delivering homecare in Eastbourne & Wealden to help support customers in the area to receive homecare and support while remaining in the comfort and familiarity of their own homes. Delivering the highest quality of homecare and support is Neil’s absolute goal and the team would be delighted to hear from anyone who is seeking homecare for themselves or for a loved one, or would simply like to talk to someone about the services we provide.

Director/Owner and is in charge of marketing and finance as well as overseeing the smooth running of the business. Please speak to Neil for any help with invoices, marketing and business solutions.

Neil Blatch has an extensive business and management background within the IT industry. Neil holds professional qualifications in project management gained through 25 years of experience.

He has gained valuable experience setting up dedicated teams and ensuring good working relationships with customers and suppliers alike providing a quality delivery service to everyone using the service.

These skills are brought across and marry with the Bluebird Care ethos of quality, professionalism and excellent service to our customers delivered in the good old fashioned way with passion and a smile.

 

Valerie Holland
Registered Manager

Valerie has many years experience in the home care sector and manages the operational side of the business, staff training, helping customers with local authorities and social workers, implementing new care packages and reviewing existing ones. Please speak to Valerie is you need to chat about an existing care package or a new one you need for yourself, a member of the family or a friend.

Sarah Cummings
Care Coordinator

Sarah is currently completing her Level 5 in Leadership & Management, and has been working for Bluebird Care for over 10 years. Sarah works closely with Neil processing invoicing, and payroll. Maintaining the web roster system the rota’s are completed on, as well as producing weekly rota’s to be emailed out to our staff. Sarah is a trained trainer in Medication, Moving & Handling, Basic Life Support & Epilepsy. Sarah assists Valerie & Neil in the day to day running of the business. Sarah is the data protection officer and manages general data protection and processing. Sarah works with Valerie & Alice in interviewing new members of staff. Sarah liaises with the hospital, GP practices, residential homes and adult social care on a daily basis. Sarah arranges all our charity events as well as uploading event information to our social media.