Meet our staff
Please find below details for some of our staff:
Our Managing Director/owner is Kay Blackwell- known to all as Chris, She has many years in the caring proffession working in Hospitals Nursing, Social Services as a Care Manager, Managing residential, dementia and nursing homes before deciding to set up KC Carers. Chris decided in January 2015 to retire through ill health and no longer particpates in the day to day running of the business, but is always available when required for advice.
Debra has passed her CQC requirements to become our Care Manager she has taken over this role on a day to day basis since March 2015., she is also our invoicing and finance officer she also holds the Diploma in Health and Social Care and is currently working towards a degree. She has over 20years experience in office work and care. Debra is also a qualified trainer
Angela - Is now a Qualified Trainer and has taken over as the main Trainer, she has revised a lot of the training in line with the current legislation. Angela was recently promoted to Care Manager and works closely with Debra but mainly has responsiblity for meeting new clients and writing the care plans with the help of the customer. These care plans have to meet NCCas well as NHS and CQC requirements but mainly they have to meet the customers needs.
We have moved into new and larger premises on the Royal Oak industrial estate - you are welcome to come and have a look around and meet the people who are at the other end of the telephone.
Karen holds the Diploma in Health and Social Care, and has worked in a caring role for a number of years she has a lot of experience in different types of care.
Helle is also has her Health and Social Care Diploma and has worked in Community care for a few years.
Maureen has been working in community care for with us for 4 years and recently obtained the Diploma in Health and Social Care.
Zena Was new to caring but has been with us for a while now mainly working in Byfield/Woodford Halse. Zena has undertaken all training required. Recently promoted to Supervisor and carries out spot checks in the community.
Sarah is experienced in Community Care and is able to work in any aspect of care.
Nicola is an experienced carer and has the ability to work with all aspects of needs. Nicola also cleans the office - she is a little whirlwind.
Lisa has worked for many years in residential care and is now enjoying a change working in the Community meeting new people.
Jenny is not new to care and has settled in very well. we hope she will be taking the health and social care diploma soon.
Mandy assists in the office with rotering as well as working in the field.
Kara has been working in care for sometime and mainly works in the Towcester/Northampton area. Kara is also fully trained.
Chloe is the new girl in the office and assists Angela with care plans and Debra with call monitoring - she also has responsibility for stock control, monthly reports etc:
Sarah has been with us for a while now, a very experienced qualified carer able to work in any aspect of care.
We do have a lot more carers, all just as qualified, but unfortunately the space here is limited to tell you about them all