Quick facts
  • Year established:
    1987
  • Website:
    http://christiescare.com
  • Contact
    • Christies Care Ltd, Rose House, Street Farm Road, Saxmundham, Suffolk, United Kingdom, IP17 1AL

About Christies Care Ltd

Christies Care is a family owned and run live-in care agency. Rated outstanding by the CQC, the organisation has grown to be one of the largest providers of 24 hour, 7 days a week care in the UK.

Employees that work for Christies Care get the satisfaction of doing an immensely rewarding job, with other like-minded people. Employees help clients to stay at home, be independent and happy, for the last years of their life. Without the employees at Christies Care, clients would no longer have the freedom of their own home.

If a carer has shown particularly exceptional service that a fellow colleague can recommend that the carer gets a thank you and a personalised gift. It may be flowers, it may be a voucher, it may be something that that person particularly likes. Plus the carer gets a handwritten letter of thanks from the chairman.

Due to the nature of the job, Christies Care know how important wellbeing is to their employees. There are two specific practices in place to ease stress. They train managers to understand and spot stress, so that they can differentiate between pressure and stress and work out how to avoid stress.


What is it like to work for Christies Care Ltd

Personal Growth
Personal Growth
The head of HR at Christies Care has been teaching managers on how to manage their teams. With sessions every week, managers are given the right level of new information and reinforcing their knowledge. 
Wellbeing
Wellbeing
Christies Care treat people as individuals. They have policies and procedures in place, but if these need over-riding for the sake of the employee, they will.
My Company
My Company
The interview process for carers includes the two week induction programme. This gives them a chance to really see what that carer is like.

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Benefits:

  • Health Insurance
    Health Insurance

    Companies offering private health insurance for all employees

  • Long Service
    Long Service

    40% of employees have more than 5 years' service

Company Statistics

  • UK sites:

    1

  • Earning £35,000+:

    1%

  • Male : Female:

    16% / 84%

  • Staff:

    279

  • Staff Turnover:

    34%

  • Average Age:

    49

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