Author Archive | Danny Markovic

Superb new Visiting Pods in our homes

After many months of our residents unable to experience face to face contact with their families due to Covid-19, we are delighted to share our new visitors pods, being installed across our homes. The visiting experience in our specially designed pods is inviting, safe and stress free and have such been a huge success with […]

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Support Worker|Gedling Village Apartments, Nottingham

JOB TITLE: Support Worker (Mental Health)  SALARY: £8.72 per hour  LOCATION: Gedling Village Apartments, Nottingham. ACCOUNTABLE TO: Scheme Manager  REPORTS TO: Scheme Manager  HOURS OF WORK: We are looking for a Bank worker OR a Part-time worker to cover days, some weekends & occasional nights. JOB PURPOSE  The post holder will work under the supervision […]

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Children in Need 2020

For over half a century BBC Children in Need have been raising money for young people in the UK that need help. Every year our homes take part in raising money by doing fun activities/events that the staff and residents can enjoy.  Lets take a look at what some of our homes got up to […]

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Ladydale share their pandemic experience with CQC

Earlier this year our care home Ladydale were awarded a Hidden Hero award from Staffordshire City Council for their outstanding work throughout the current Covid-19 pandemic. Take a look here! After coming across the Hidden Heroes video on YouTube, The South East Inspection Team at CQC approached our care home manager Sophie at Ladydale to attend an […]

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These Hands…

These Hands…. These are the hands of your best friend, young and strong and full of love, These are the hands that work along-side yours as you build your future together. These are the hands that passionately love you and cared for you through the years. These are the hands that hold you when fear […]

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Care Assistant (Nights)|The Old Vicarage, Lancashire

JOB TITLE: CARE ASSISTANT. 24 hours per week, working Wednesday & Thursday nights. Potentially occasional weekend & bank holiday shifts. REPORTING TO: Care Manager, Deputy Home Manager, Deputy Care Manager /Senior Care Assistant  JOB PURPOSE: To assist in the provision of care and work as part of a team to achieve required standards. To ensure Clients […]

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Glenfield opens Morrisons Superstore

The relationship between our homes and their local communities are paramount and is something that all our homes feel passionate about. Throughout the pandemic our homes worked together with their local communities in supporting one another.  Last week our Home Manager Toby and Senior Care Assistant Patsy at Glenfield Woodlands had the honour of opening […]

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Grease themed party at Ladydale

“It doesn’t matter if you win or lose, it’s what you do with your dancin’ shoes.” Vince Fontaine Throughout our care homes our wonderful staff are always coming up with exciting activities for our residents to enjoy and an important part of that is listening to what our residents would like. So, our staff and […]

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Champions League Knock out Quiz at Pearlcare

As you may have read from our previous Pearls of Wisdom Trivia Quiz blog post, every week our care homes have been taking part in an online quiz made by ourselves, to compete against each other. It’s been a huge success among staff and residents and the management team, with it being something everyone looks […]

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🤗 Make someones day with a FREE Pocket Hug 🤗

Last week our residents at Gedling Village mailed the lovely gift of a Pocket Hug to their loved ones as they haven’t been able to psychically give them a hug in a little while due to lockdown.  As we are going through difficult times our lovely staff and residents at Gedling Village wanted to spread some love […]

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Day & Night Care Assistants|The Old Vicarage, Lancashire

JOB TITLE:  Day & night Care Assistants SALARY: £8.72 per hour  JOB DESCRIPTION:  *IMMEDIATE START AVAILABLE* We are hiring Day & Night time Care Assistants at our friendly care home in Freckleton.  If you are caring, compassionate & have a willingness to learn then APPLY NOW so we can arrange to meet you! *Training provided APPLY: Email: oldvicarage@pearlcare.co.uk […]

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Award winning Hidden Heroes at Ladydale

We are very proud to share with you all that our wonderful team at Ladydale were nominated for their outstanding work throughout the current Covid-19 pandemic and WON a Hidden Heroes award from Staffordshire County Council. “Hidden Heroes is our way of shining a light and celebrating the teams across the county council and our […]

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VE Day 75th Anniversary at Pearlcare

On 8th May 1945, Prime Minister Winston Churchill made an announcement on the radio at 3pm that the war in Europe had come to an end, following Germany’s surrender the day before. It was an emotional day that millions of people had been waiting for.  Huge crowds of people gathered outside Buckingham Palace (London) dressed […]

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Pearls of Wisdom Trivia Quiz

We don’t stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing. – George Bernard Shaw  Throughout lockdown our wonderful staff in our homes have been working hard to keep spirits high for our residents. They have been creating new activities which has been filling our homes with laughter, joy, and lots […]

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A Poem by Pearlcare

“To all our amazing staff who are working hard everyday to keep our homes safe, full of joy, laughter, love & care during these difficult times. This poem is written by us, for you”    From, The Pearlcare Executive Team, Danny, Philip, Christine & Tarnya 

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