Bluebird Care Croydon has just been awarded the Best Employers in Care Award 2018

Published: 22/05/2019

Croydon Care Company Awarded 5 Star Award – in the Best Employers in Care Awards

Best Employers In Care Awards 2018The Best Employers in Care Awards are managed by Smith & Henderson a leading research company. Over 120 organisations including blue chip companies like McDonalds, o2 and the Post Office rely on Smith & Henderson to help measure and improve employee engagement, retention and customer satisfaction.

Since 2012 they have worked with care providers, helping them to improve carer engagement, reduce staff turnover and improve customer satisfaction. The purpose of the Best Employers in Care Awards is to help care providers improve.

Steven Frost, CEO of Smith+Henderson, the awards organisers said,

We would like to congratulate Bluebird Care Croydon as a 5 Star Employer. What makes this award extra special is it’s based on feedback from thousands of care assistants and is only awarded to the top 10% of companies that enter the Best Employers in Care Awards. The care sector too often receives negative publicity – in contrast Bluebird Care Croydon has a strong culture whereby care assistants have the right support and training; are well led and have a strong commitment to deliver outstanding care.”

Dean Slade, Director of Bluebird Care Croydon said

We are thrilled to receive this award, it is testament to the excellent work of our training manager Nicola Pullen and the rest of the management and recruitment team. We value of staff and offer the best training, support and career path to develop them into true care professionals. Feedback from staff is key to improving their employment support and development. This ensures that we can deliver excellent care for our homecare customers.