6 years ago, Sylvia embarked on a new career and joined CRG Homecare as a Care Assistant to deliver care to residents at Mayfield’s Extra Care Scheme in Boston. Since then Sylvia has thrived in her role and still loves every minute. She explained: “Being a carer means an awful lot to me. It gives…Read more
Month: October 2019
Winter Car Care Tips for Locums
With the winter weather drawing in, we all know that warnings of icy roads can dominate the weather, news AND travel! That’s why it’s so important to have your car prepared for winter ahead of travelling to and from your locum placements. Here are some top winter car care tips for locum healthcare professionalsRead more
CRG Homecare National Care Day 2019!
Following the success of CRG Homecare’s very own National Care Day, we held the event for the second year running. Members of CRG Homecare’s Board, Senior Leadership Team, Shared Services and Branch Staff spent the day with our Care Workers to experience a day in their life. Our Chief Operating Officer, Managing Director, Regional Directors,…Read more
CRG Homecare’s Director nominated as Care Innovator of the Year
CRG Homecare’s Director of Quality and Care, Dianne Underwood, has been nominated for the Care Innovator of the Year award at the North West’s Great British Care Awards, which celebrates excellence across the care sector. The award recognises individuals who have shown exceptional entrepreneurial skills in identifying, developing and establishing innovative new services, systems or…Read more
Where will your career in care take you?
Starting a career in care can lead to many different career opportunities. Jennifer Donaldson started her career as a Care Assistant and now, seven years later, is Mobilisation Project Lead at CRG Homecare. As part of her role, Jennifer works within the Mobilisation Support Team (MST) to set up new CRG Homecare contracts nationwide. Jennifer…Read more
Following in her mother’s footstep, Sharon started a career in care 16 years ago and has since worked in different care settings including care homes and now in the community with CRG Homecare. As part of her day-to-day job Sharon helps her service users by preparing meals, administering medication, getting showered and dressed, shopping and…Read more
Allied Health Professional’s Day
Thursday 14th October is Allied Health Professionals Day, a time for healthcare specialists to come together and celebrate their hard work. AHPs are now the second largest healthcare workforce, who are continuing to grow within the NHS. Various events will take place across the country today to improve awareness of these particular roles, whether you…Read more
Two years ago, Rosa fell on concrete outside her bungalow and broke a bone in her neck. She was told by doctors that she would never fully recover and would have to wear a collar for the rest of her life. After being discharged from hospital, Rosa moved into Mayfields Extra Care Scheme in Boston,…Read more