Meet The Team
Emily has a degree in Health Promotion, a post graduate diploma in Health Promotion and a masters in Executive Leadership. Emily worked in the voluntary sector in Northern Ireland’s leading Cancer Charity Action Cancer for the last 11 years, managing the charities Health Promotion services before leaving to setup Caremark Northdown, Ards and Belfast with her husband Richard.
Richard has a wealth of business experience having run and operated a number of his own successful businesses over the past 20 years. He has a passion to provide high standards of care in Northern Ireland and also to create positive team work environments.
Training & Compliance Manager
Roxanne has worked in education and training since 2011 and holds a Postgraduate Certificate in Further Education. She has a wealth of experience in developing bespoke training sessions, personalised to meet organisational need as well as running a dynamic learning environment. Roxanne is a Dementia Friends trainer for the Alzheimer’s Society and has enhanced the knowledge of the workforce in provision of Dementia Friends workshops. She is currently working towards her L5 in Leadership & Management in Health & Social Care that she will use to extend inhouse training and QCF opportunities for staff members.
Alana has been working in the domiciliary care sector for 10 years. Alana joined the Caremark team in April 2019 and was shortly promoted to Care Manager in October 2019. Alana holds her level 3 certificate in Health and Social Care and at the final stages of completing her level 5 Health and Social Care. Outside of work Alana volunteers within a youth organisation focusing on youth development.
Wellbeing and Communications Manager
Christopher has 2 Honours Degrees from Queen’s University Belfast. He holds a professional qualification in Social Work. Christopher has 14 years’ experience working in the statutory, voluntary and private sectors. He has worked in a number of different fields such as mental health, physical/learning disability, families and young people. Christopher is trained in a range of various different therapeutic approaches and groupwork interventions.
Deputy Care Manager
Melissa started with Caremark in 2014 as a care and support worker and worked in the Bangor area. In 2017 Melissa returned from maternity leave and took up a part time post within the office as an administrator to suit her new life with a new born child, she was soon offered the coordinator position. In 2018 Melissa was promoted to senior care coordinator. In 2022 Melissa applied for Deputy Care Manager and was successful.
Deputy Care Manager
I started with Caremark in June 2018 after I had looked after my mum who suffered with cancer before she passed away. I have a Btec HND in Textiles and had been running a successful import/export clothing business with my Husband, alongside being World Team Member as an Independent Herbalife Distributor, helping people in the community to lead a healthier lifestyle. Since joining Caremark as a Care and Support Worker part time, I swiftly moved on to become a full time Supervisor within 6 months of starting and have completed Level 3 Health and Social Care through the company.
Carol Joined Caremark in 2016 as a care worker before taking up the position of office administrator and is now employed as senior administrator. Carol has over 18 years’ experience managing a community education programme and has a qualification in business management and holds an adult teaching certificate. (PTLLS)
Alison recently joined Caremark and brings a wealth of financial experience from 16+ years in Banking, as well as having owned and operated their family business.
Julie-Anne joined the team in March 2019 with extensive experience in admin. Julie-Anne is responsible for our recruitment process, taking potential Care Assistants through the interview and start up file process.
Lyndsay joined the Caremark family in August 2020 and brings 20 years’ experience in compliance with a focus in customer details and staff monitoring. Lyndsay has since gained a level 3 Award in Education and Training as well as a level 3 Award in Health and Social Care to allow her to support Roxanne and Andrew with welcoming and training the newest members of our team.
Julie joined Caremark in February 2022. She loves her role and enjoys personalizing the care plans with customers. Julie is furthering her studies through Caremark NI as well.
IT and Training Coordinator
Andrew started with Caremark as a Care Assistant in September 2014. Andrew took up a post as Care Coordinator post in June 2016 and has since been promoted to IT and Training Coordinator. Andrew has a level 3 award in Education and Training. He also has a First Aid and Moving and Handling certificate allowing him to deliver Caremark’s First Aid and Moving and Handling training
Adelle has worked for Caremark for 5 years. She has had a number of roles in Caremark such as Field Care Supervisor, Care Co-Ordinator and now holds the position of Senior Care Co-Ordinator. Adelle started working in care in 2007 and has a vast amount of experience in various aspects of care including caring for children in care, dementia setting and Adult learning difficulties.
I started working with Caremark in April 2022, I have over 15 years experience in the care industry in different roles and have my QCF Level 5 in Health & Social Care along with Train the Trainer qualifications. I am the co-ordinater for the Bangor Doubles and Twilight Teams within Caremark. I love the open office environment here where the whole team supports each other.
Rosie has worked in the health and social care sector for the majority of her working life. Over the years she has furthered her carer with training and qualifications, moving up in her career from care assistant, senior, and on to care – coordinator now with Caremark. She is keen to keep progressing and is positive about her future here in Caremark.
Roberta started with Caremark in August 2020. She started as care coordinator and has done her level 3 health and social care. Roberta has worked in care for 11 years.
I have 9 years’ experience in health and social care. I started as a care and support worker and previously was the supervisor for Holywood and Belfast Area. I am currently the care coordinator for the Lisburn and Comber/Killinchy area. My experience in these different fields have allowed me to gain knowledge in all aspects of the care industry. I have enjoyed all of my roles within Caremark as they have encouraged me to grow within my personal and professional development
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