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Care UK Overview

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Colchester, England (UK)
10000+ employees
1982
Company - Private
Healthcare Services & Hospitals
$100 to $500 million (HKD) per year
Competitors

Bupa, Barchester Healthcare, Four Seasons Health Care

As its name implies, Care UK is in the business of caring for children, adults, and seniors in the United Kingdom. The company's services span the gamut from primary care physician offices and walk-in clinics to nursing and residential homes for the elderly and ... Read more

Mission: Our values are:

Our customers are at the heart of everything we do every one of us makes a difference together we make things better. Each of us is committed to the highest standards of quality and best practice, to meeting and exceeding our compliance to ... Read more

Care UK Reviews

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    Current Employee - Regional Human Resources Manager in London, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Regional Human Resources Manager in London, England (UK)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Care UK full-time

    Pros

    Learning and development opportunities are great

    Cons

    None that I can think of

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Care UK Photos

Care UK photo of: The Care UK team at Trymview Hall, was joined by developer and construction partner, Halsall Construction.
Care UK photo of: Graham Watson, head chef at Lauder Lodge competed against the culinary talents of chefs from around the country and took home the certificate for ‘Highly Commended Dessert’.
Care UK photo of: Congratulations to Ash on winning a GEM award, thanks for going the extra mile.
Care UK photo of: Care UK join this years Pride celebrations
Care UK photo of: Resident enjoys Magic Table
Care UK photo of: Jacqui White, Marketing Director pictured with Mercia Grange resident
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Care UK Interviews

Experience

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Getting an Interview

Getting an Interview
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    Care Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Care UK.

    Interview

    Called in for an interview after submitting my CV, asked about why I wanted the role, my previous experiences in a care environment and my understanding of a Care Plan and Dementia.

    Interview Questions

    • Why do you want to work as a Care Assistant?   Answer Question
    • How will your previous experiences within or outside Care help you succeed in this role?   Answer Question
    • What do you understand about Dementia and Care Plans?   Answer Question
    • Describe a time you were in a unexpected situation where a difficult decision had to be made by you.   Answer Question
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Company Updates

  • We can think of many reasons why newly qualified and experienced nurses should be considering a nursing career in social care. But don't just take our word for it... Read our exclusive interview in The Nursing Times where our Director of care, quality and governance, Rachel Gilbert talks about the current challenges the sector is facing, and shares an honest view on how Care UK pledges to keep fighting. Rachel qualified as a nurse in 1988 after training at the Royal Surrey County Hospital. Her successful career is a prime example of the many opportunities available for nurses working in the care sector. http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vM0AS If like Rachel, you have the drive to build a successful career, get in touch: social@careuk.com

  • A national care watchdog has given Mercia Grange its seal of approval, with relatives and residents praising its kind and compassionate team members. The Care Quality Commission’s (CQC) report gave Mercia Grange an overall ‘Outstanding’ rating, which is the highest possible result, following an unannounced inspection. The care home received ‘Good’ and ‘Outstanding’ ratings across the five categories of safety, effectiveness, level of care, responsiveness and leadership. Inspectors commended the exceptionally homely environment Mercia Grange provides for residents, and its caring, compassionate, respectful and empowering culture. Maggie Hannelly, CQC Head of Inspection for Adult Social Care in the central region, said: “Our inspection team was very impressed by the level of support offered at Mercia Grange care home. People and relatives provided consistently positive feedback about the care, staff and management at this home. They told us about the high level of care delivered and the positive changes this made to people’s lives. Read full story: http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vMe4l

    Care UK | Healthcare, Social Care & Care Home Provider | Find Out More...

    The Care Quality Commission's (CQC) report gave Mercia Grange an overall 'Outstanding' rating, which is the highest possible result, following an unannounced inspection. The care home received 'Good' and 'Outstanding' ratings across the five categories of safety, effectiveness, level of care, responsiveness and leadership.

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Care UK Awards & Accolades

  • Government and Public Services, The UK Employee Experience Awards, 2017
  • Best Dementia Team, The National Dementia Awards, 2016
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