Christchurch Care is a family run specialist agency supporting care homes, national charities, supported living and other healthcare environments with temporary staff, often at very short notice. Our main office is based in Christchurch but we are happy to support our staff placements throughout the South West region. Christchurch Care are able to provide staff both on a short term and long term basis.
Our aim is to provide flexible recruitment packages of a professional standard to local health care providers. Our "on call" services ensures your needs are met promptly, 07.00-22.00hrs seven days per week. All Christchurch Care agency workers wear a distinctive uniform and carry an identification badge.
Our staff assignments are subject to DBS checks and provision of two positive references. Induction courses are bespoke to meet the needs of each employee role. Staff undertake training in safeguarding, emergency first aid awareness, infection control, health and safety, moving and handling and basic food safety awareness.
Christchurch Care service provision is subject to our terms and conditions. We will require email confirmation from new providers that they are in receipt of our terms and conditions. Our bespoke housekeeping, catering and maintenance assignments are subject to a letter of agreement.
Everyone working on behalf of Christchurch Care has a Duty of Care to the people they look after. Our healthcare professionals must reasonably ensure that no harm comes to any person under their care.
The well-being of the service user should be central to everything done for him / her, and of therapeutic benefit. Privacy, dignity and choice must be protected at all times. We will work co-operatively as a team, with all health professionals and colleagues.
Copyright Christchurch Care 2014
Company Registration 8761538
Carolyn Jolliffe trained as a Registered Nurse at King's College Hospital, London, and has lived and worked in Christchurch for most of her adult life. she has worked extensively in social care provision in many local care homes, including several posts as a Registered manager.
Carolyn also holds a degree in Care Home Management. She takes an active role in managing Christchurch Care and works closely with the directors and management team.
Beverley began her career within the care sector 16 years ago. Her vast experience includes domiciliary home care and working in residential and nursing homes.
In 2014, after successfully gaining her NVQ5, Beverley became the Registered Manager of the care home where she had been working since 2006.
Beverley joined Christchurch Care in March 2016 as the Deputy Manager, a leading and crucial role providing the Dom Care Team with the support and management that is required to maintain the high quality of care we deliver to our Service Users.
Sarah joined Christchurch Care in 2015 and is working towards a diploma in health and social care. Her previous experience in one to one domiciliary support for young people with complex conditions compliments the office team.
Sarah’s key skills lie in her creativity for marketing and development of Christchurch Care. Sarah is the primary contact for the Agency Services.
Izzie is a founder member of Christchurch Care. As Home care co-ordinator, Izzie is responsible for the smooth running of domiciliary rotas and staff visits on a daily basis. She is often the point of contact for the Service users, families and funding authorities.
Izzie qualified as a nursery practitioner in 2015 and supervises the support packages which Christchurch Care provides for children. Her key skills lie in ensuring effective communication throughout the company.