Welcome to Bluebird Care Careers in South Somerset

Join the Bluebird Care 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 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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South Somerset

Vincent Chambers 26 Market Street Yeovil BA20 1HZ

About us

At Bluebird Care 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

Jemma LeGrevese
Registered Care Manager

Jemma joined Bluebird Care in June 2015 and within three months was  promoted to Area Supervisor, Jemma has been the Care Manager of South Somerset since February 2018.

Jemma has over twenty years experience of providing Care and Support. During this time she has worked in hospitals, community and nursing homes and with Social Services. She has led teams in each of these sectors.

Jemma is passionate that she and her team deliver high quality care where ever it is needed.

She is currently working towards her QCF Level 5 Qualification in Health and Social Care.

Jemma's obsession is perfume and during her spare time she can often be found in a perfume shop!

Jemma's remaining free time is spent driving her children around Somerset, reading, watching horror films or listening to music.  

Claire Cobner
Sherborne, Wincanton and Sparkford area Supervisor

Claire joined Bluebird Care in August 2016 and started to work as supporting supervisor for Yeovil. After 6 months Claire became Area Supervisor for Central area, since then Claire's area has expanded across 3 areas in South Somerset and Dorset. These areas include Sparkford, Wincanton and Sherborne/Milborne Port. 

Claire has over 5 years experience of providing Care and Support. During this time she has worked in the community providing care in customers homes. Claire is passionate that she and her team deliver high quality care where ever it is needed. Claire has achieved her NVQ level 2 and 3 in Health and Social Care during her time at Bluebird Care. She is currently working towards her QCF Level 5 Qualification in Health and Social Care. 

Claire enjoys spending time with family and friends. Claire's family mean the world to her and is family driven. Claire likes to socialise in local pubs and festivals. After work Claire likes to unwind with a drink normally the prosecco type. 

Charlie Maddever
Deputy Manager

Charlie joined the Bluebird South Somerset team in February 2017. He has then since worked his way to becoming the supervisor for the Somerton and Central areas and had earned a level 3 NVQ. Charlie is now Deputy Manager for South Somerset.

Charlie has worked in care for over 6 years. He was originally studying to be a cinematographer at Bath Spa University when by chance he visited a care home and was impressed with the amount of care he saw the residents receive. The next day he quit university and embarked on a new adventure into the world of care, and has never looked back.

In his spare time Charlie likes to frequent the theatre and soak in the wonder that is Shakespeare as well as the occasional opera. When relaxing at home there is nothing he enjoys more than listening to smooth jazz whilst savouring fine wine or an aged whiskey. A choice cigar does not go amiss either. 

Kathryn Perkins
Recruitment Manager

An experienced office worker with over 25 years experience in office management, finance and HR.  

When her nose is not to the grindstone, Kathryn enjoys cheering on her son at rugby and country walks that often end up with a pub lunch.

Alexandra Rapley
Live-in Service Manager

Alex originally joined Bluebird Care May 2017 as a Care Assistant, within 9 months promoted to Area supervisor and again 10 months later promoted to Live-In Service Manager.

Alex joined The Royal Navy when she left school, which was a proud moment for her family and self.  Alex has worked within the health carer sector for more than 17 years, working for the RNIB, Swan Advocacy and a number of care homes. She has completed her NVQ level 3 in health and social care.

In Alex’s spare time she enjoys a good box set, ice cream when not being mum’s taxi too her two teenage children!

Danielle Roy
Live-in Service Manager

Danielle has over a decade experience working in health and social care, with roles varying from HCA to Senior Carer. She joined Bluebird Care in July 2020 as Live – in Service Manager because she feels very passionately about providing excellent care for people who wish to stay in their own homes. 

Danielle has two young children that keep her busy during her free time, but she does also like to bake or read when she gets the chance. In the evenings she can quite often be found watching a crime drama on the TV with a glass of wine to relax.