Meet the team

Leisa MacKenzie

Franchise Owner

Leisa is a Director of Bluebird Care Stamford & Rutland.  Leisa jointly owns and manages Bluebird Care Stamford & Rutland with Tim. With over 10 years' experience in Sales & Sales Management her roles have relied heavily on providing high quality customer service to all customers which she continues to be passionate about.

Determined to bring her passion about customer service to the business ensuring excellent care is provided and experienced by all of our customers.

It is very exciting to have an opportunity to impact on the care provided to older people and people living with a disability.  We pride ourselves on offering good old-fashioned service. Nowadays, it is common for people to stay in their own home for as long as possible. Our high quality services can help them achieve this.  We are delighted to be able to offer the highest quality care to those in need of care in the Stamford, Rutland and Peterborough areas.

Tim Carey

Franchise Owner

Director, Tim Carey, worked extensively in the international printing industry, working in Asia, Europe and the USA as a Sales Director for 17 years, gaining a wide and varied wealth of sales, marketing and management skills.

After suffering an accident in 2009, in which Tim broke his neck and dislocated his spine, Tim underwent several months of rehabilitation where by the care he received was a contributing factor in regain the full use of his mobility.

The ability to gain access to and receive high quality care, be it for physical disabilities or mental issues and illnesses, is crucial to people being able to led full and productive lives, Tim understands firsthand the impact this has and how beneficial it is.

Together with Leisa, Tim is passionate about delivering the highest quality of care to all their customers and making a positive impact on their lives.

Having had our own personal experiences of finding and using care, we know just how important it is to find good quality care, that is personal to you. Ensuring your understand the needs and wants of your customers is paramount to delivering a quality care service, and that’s exactly what we do. Ensuring that each customer is treated as an individual understanding the customer’s needs, wants and their objectives in receiving care. We believe in treating each customer with courtesy and recognizing their own likes and dislikes. This belief ensures that our customers get the care they need and ask for. We chose Bluebird Care as we firmly believe in the company’s ethos, values and views on how care should be provided and the basics of high quality customer service. We are here to provide the highest, most dignified, and professional service that our customers require, want and need.

Karla McAleer

Care Co Ordinator

Karla started as a Dental Nurse in the RAF, she has worked in the Care Sector for over 13 years, holding many different roles within Domiciliary Care and a Care Home setting.  With a Level 5 in Health & Social Care, Karla has so much experience and knowledge, she is truly passionate about Care, this is why she has come on board to take the Care Co ordinaters role to the 'next level'.  

Care Co ordinator is a challenging role, with many moving and changing variables - something we know Karla is  more than equipped to cope with, she enjoys complex care, motivating the care team and ensuring our high standards are met every time.

Vicki Abel

Community Care Manager - Stamford, Oakham & Rutland

Vicki has worked for  Bluebird Care Stamford & Rutland since December 2018, joining our Oakham & Rutland team as a Care Assistant, and being quick to become a key member of the team, caring for our Oakham and Rutland customers.  

Vicki is responsible for helping new customers in Stamford create the best personalised care and support for them with Bluebird Care and for continuing to manage their care ongoing.  Vicki also leads, mentors and supports our Stamford Care Team, ensuring they have all they need to deliver the best care to everyone of our customers, and can truly deliver Bluebird Care values and make that difference.

For Vicki, care is a true vocation and passion.  Vicki holds a QCF Level 3 in Health & Social Care, gained as part of her career journey with Bluebird Care. 

If you would like to talk about care for you or your relative in the Stamford area or surrounding villages, simply contact Vicki on or call 01780 480881.

Charley Collins

Community Care Manager

Charley Collins joins the Bluebird Care team with over 16 years of experience in the Care Sector. Charley has worked across many roles within the industry from Care Homes to Domicillary Care, with an NVQ level 5 In Healthcare and Level 3 in Management Charley is committed to delivering a high standard, person-centred Care to all customers.

We are delighted to have Charley come and join us at Bluebird Care, with her positive attitude and infectious personality Charley really is a valued member of the team. 

Caroline Geddes

Quality Assurance

Caroline joined us as a Care Apprentice in 2017 and is part way through completing her NVQ/QCF Level 3 in Health and Social Care.

Caroline has moved quickly through our Career Journey and has been promoted to join the Community Care Manager team, before moving into the role of Quality Assurance.  Passionate about care and making the difference, Caroline is responsible for helping to assure quality and compliance throughout the business.

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