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

Janet Mearing
Area Manager

Janet has worked in the health and Social care sector for 35 years in  varying roles, 13 of those have been as a Registered Care Manager. Janet is also a qualified Health and Social Care Assessor.

She joined Bluebird Care in July 2014 as Registered Manager and  is deservedly proud of the team she has helped to develop over that time. Janet is very passionate about providing a safe, caring, quality service and being part of the Bluebird Care team allows her to do this.

Janet has a grown up family and 3 Grandchildren that fully occupy all her spare time!

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.  

Alissa Pope
Deputy Manager

Alissa has been working in the care sector for over a decade, Alissa joined Bluebird Care in August 2019, as Deputy Manager.

Alissas Care career has been varied; caring for the elderly, supporting people with additional needs, Childcare, Palliative Care however, Alissa specialises in Dementia and Mental Health.

Alissa has NVQ's 2 and 3 in health and social care, she also has her Care Practitioner award. Alissa is currently working towards her NVQ5 in health and social care.

When not working, Alissa can be found at home, with the loves of her life, her three cats.

Danielle Perham
Care Co-Ordinator

Danielle joined Bluebird Care in February 2018 as a care co-ordinator for Wincanton and Sherborne.

Danielle has previous experience working within the care sector, working as both a carer and an admin assisitant in a local care home.

Danielle attended Canterbury Christchurch University to study a degree in Policing before moving on to work in the Care industry.

In her spare time Danielle enjoys going for a run and keeping fit in the evenings.

Debbie Adam
Yeovil area Supervisor

Debbie joined Bluebird Care in October 2017 as a Community Suervisor; She says it is the best move she ever made, she loves working for Bluebird Care.

Prior to joining Bluebird Care, Debbie was Deputy Manager of a 16 bedroom Residential Dementia Care Home.

Debbie served in the RAF for many years after leaving school, and has travelled and lived in some very different places, all around Europe. Debbie was part of Dorset Storm in 1990/91.

Debbies likes to relax in her spare time walking her lovely dog around the very muddy moor at the back of Somerton, and in the evening, likes to relax with a bottle of chilled Prosecco.
 

Tanya Butters
Crewkerne and Chard Supervisor

Tanya started working for Bluebird Care in Surrey in 2011, and worked her way up to area supervisor and remined with Bluebird for three years, in this time she completed NVQs 2 and 3 in adult social care. Tanya moved away to try different ways of deleivering care in hospitals and care homes. 
Tanya and her family moved from Surrey to Somerset in 2018, and returned to work for Bluebird Care, deciding that Care at Home was her favoured career path.

Tanya says her favourite moment working for Bluebird Care in 2018 was putting smiles on peoples faces, on Christmas Day.
Bluebird South Somerset arranged a meal for anyone over 65 who was on their own; Staff and Directors of Bluebird gave up their Christmas Day to chauffeur people to and from the venue and ensured everyone attending had a lovely meal and went away with presents!

Tanya started her Bluebird Care South Somerset journey as Community Supervisor for Wincanton and since January 2019, moved over to Chard, Ilminster and Crewkerne area Supervisor. 

Tanya has three boys and a granddaughter who she loves spending time with. In her spare time Tanya enjoys entertaining, reading, walking and generally loving life.