Care UK Overview

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  • www.careuk.com
  • Colchester, United Kingdom
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1982
  • Company - Private
  • Healthcare Services & Hospital
  • $25 to $50 million (USD)

CompetitorsBupa, Barchester Healthcare, Four Seasons Health Care
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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 mentally ill. ...
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 all standards across ...

Care UK Reviews

3.4
52%
Recommend to a Friend
64%
Approve of CEO
Mike Parish
Mike Parish
127 Ratings
3.0
Former Employee, more than 1 year

"School nurse"

Mar 27, 2019 - Anonymous Employee

Pros

I loved the school kids

Cons

It was a six days work.

Advice to Management

May be five days would be enough
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Diversity & Inclusion at Care UK

3.4
(52 reviews)

Diversity & Inclusion FAQs

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Does there seem to be diversity at Care UK?

...corperate approach affects flexibility of resident care and staff diversity...Read More

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Care UK Interviews

Experience
Positive64%
Negative21%
Neutral16%
Getting an Interview
Applied online69%
In Person9%
Other7%
Difficulty
2.6
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  1. Care Support Worker Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United Kingdom
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Interview

    questions about caring role, safeguarding and dementia, as well as questions about yourself and what can be expected with the job in question. Very easy going because they explained training be given anyway.
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    What is safeguarding and how does it work

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Company Updates

September 17, 2019
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
August 6, 2019
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
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Care UK Awards & Accolades

  • Finalist for Health Investor Awards- Specialist Care Provider of the YearFINALIST Residential Care Provider of the Year 20182018
  • CHA Awards 2018Best for Garden or Outdoor Space2018

Care UK FAQ

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Does Care UK offer vacation time?

...If, for any unfortunate reason, during their tenure at Care UK, a Health Advisor is to find themselves taking any time off due to sickness, (of any nature, including temporary minor flu's, sickness bugs, to long term debilitating life changing illness) they will find they are dealt with mechanically and abruptly by those supervisors and managers who are proceeding their sickness absence meetings....

April 3, 2019

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