Case Studies

What is it really like to work at ExtraCare?

Whether you are looking at a career in care, development, finance, HR or activities you can read below about our employees' career paths.

Bernie Fairbrother is ExtraCare's Operational Finance Manager, working in the Charity's Head Office in Coventry. She has worked for ExtraCare for 22 years.

Chris Ridge is a Customer Services Manager supporting managers across ExtraCare's Housing Schemes.

Chrishanti Blackwood is the Well-being Advisor - Clinical Supervisor at Lark Hill Village in Nottingham.

Donna Peters is ExtraCare’s Activities & Events Manager. She’s worked for ExtraCare for nearly 10 years.

Jayne Scott works in Training, ensuring staff are up-to-date with their statutory and personal training requirements.

Kathy James is a Personnel Team Leader, supporting the Human Resources Team with recruitment and staffing needs.

Lesley Blowers works in the Commissioning Team and sets up care services in our new Villages.

Lorraine Murphy is a Management Accountant working in Head Office.

Maria Cutting is one of ExtraCare's Housing Officers, working across several locations.

Marie Barley is the Fitness Instructor at Bushfield Court in Bilston, Wolverhampton.

Pauline Nicolson is a Resident Support Worker at Willowbrook in Coventry. She's worked for ExtraCare since 1989.

Pauline Scott is the Manager of ExtraCare's Charity Shop in Worksop.