Meet the team

Tony and Sharon Ryan

Directors

Tony and Sharon have, over the years, run many successful businesses together.  Including a building firm, sheep and cattle farm, holiday cottages/bed & Breakfasts, fishing lakes and now Bluebird Care Teignbridge!

Sharon says "all the businesses we have run and the jobs that I have done in the past, have all been about customer services.  It was the strong customer services aspect that attracted us to Bluebird Care."

Tony adds "We were also impressed by the amount of opportunities offered to the care workers and the ability to help further their careers within the industry. "

Tony and Sharon invested in the national franchise and opened the Teignbridge office of Bluebird Care in 2008, over the last ten years they have put their hearts and souls in to making sure that the customer remains the most important part of the business.

Michelle Green

Registered Care Manager

Everyday responsibilities: 

As registered care manager I am legally responsible for the business, and responsible overall for the compliance and quality of the service.

 

Special Skill:

3 years Martial Arts training and teaching.

 

Favourite quote or saying:

P.M.A = Positive Mental Attitude

 

What inspired you to begin working in the care industry? 

I originally wanted to go in to nursing, but I fell pregnant with my first child and it became difficult to balance motherhood and university, so I turned to care work. I’ve loved every second, made some fantastic friends and met so many amazing people over the years

 

Why work for Bluebird Care Teignbridge?

They are so passionate about delivering the best possible care to all their customers. They also give you great opportunities to progress and build a career in care

 

Kirsty Hodge

Deputy Manager

Everyday responsibilities

I work very closely with Michelle in the day to day running of the office and step in when Michelle is on leave.

Charlayne Green

Care Coordinator

Everyday responsibilities: 
Co-ordinates the rotas each week; plans out when every visit happens depending on the care workers and customers’ needs and specifications. 

Jenny Carmichael

Credit Control

Favourite Food: 

Cheese!

Favourite quote or saying:

If you are going to have regrets make sure they are for things you have done, not things you haven’t.

What inspired you to begin working in the care industry? 

I started working with adults with specials needs and this led to a move into to domiciliary care.

What is your best memory with Bluebird Care Teignbridge? 

A very funny game of seated Musical Chairs!

Why work for Bluebird care Teignbridge? 

It is the nicest place I have ever worked, everyone is so friendly and supportive.