Welcome to Bluebird Care Careers in Lewes District, Brighton and Hove

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.

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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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Lewes District, Brighton and Hove

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

Harriet Weaver
Registered Care Manager (Lewes District)

Harriet has over 10 years of experience working in the Care sector; formally as part of the NHS. Harriet has been part of the Bluebird Care team for a little over 5 years and has worked her way up from Support Supervisor, to Supervisor, Co-ordinator to Registered Care Manager. Harriet is qualified to NVQ Level 5 in Health & Social Care. 
 
She is responsible for the efficient running of the business and managing the operations team and care workers in the Lewes District Office (based in Newhaven), as well as looking after our customers. Responsible for compliance, recruitment and retention and the safe running of the service, Harriet works alongside Karen Waddington, Operations Manager, and reports to directly to Gary and Michelle Johnson who collectively make up the senior management team.

Harriet believes;

… that quality of care is very important as is remembering each customer is unique.


Please call Harriet on 01273 022055 , option ‘2’ or email brightonandhove@bluebirdcare.co.uk  to discuss your care requirements. 

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

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 holds NVQ Level 3 in Health & Social Care.
 
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 now the Acting Care Manager for the Brighton & Hove office (based in Hove) and is preparing for her CQC interview to secure Registered Manager 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’.

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.

Tracy Wood
Lead Area Supervisor

Tracy has a wealth of experience working in the domiciliary care sector. Qualified to L3 in Health & Social Care, a qualified trainer, she previously worked in the role as Care Manager overseeing our Brighton & Lewes District Offices. Afterwards, she joined the Brighton team as an Area Supervisor and now works from the Lewes District office as Lead Supervisor to both offices.
 
Tracy feels;

Providing excellent quality care to our customers is very important to me, I am proud to be part of a great supportive team at Bluebird Care who all share the same passion and values which enables our customers to achieve their desired outcomes.


Please feel free to contact Tracy to discuss to chat through any questions you may have by emailing  brightonandhove@bluebirdcare.co.uk or telephone 01273 022055, option ‘2’.

Louise Trafford
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.

Lavinia Chiriac
Care Co-ordinator

Lavinia has been involved in the social care sector for around 10 years. She has always worked in domiciliary care and finds it very rewarding to help keep people safe and living in their own home. Lavinia has now joined the Bluebird Care team as Care Co-ordinator and is responsible for ensuring that each customer receives their care calls each day.

Lavinia says;

I have been involved in the social care sector for around 10 years. Working in domiciliary care, and now as a care coordinator is very rewarding. I have always been working in a very person-centred way, always having in mind the idea of keeping our customers safe and protecting their rights. I think that everybody should receive personal, tailored based support, so we make sure to work in a holistic way.