Hove Branch: 01273 410471
Worthing Branch: 01903 246651
Mid Sussex Branch: 01444 645030
Eastbourne Branch: 01323 340588

Meet the Team

Neil Kentish

Area Manager

Neil joined Coastal Homecare in January 2020. He began working life as a carer, before becoming deputy and then manager of a range services that includes learning disability, elderly care and nursing home services. This has included operational management and lead roles in service improvement and quality assurance. Neil has experience of inspecting regulated services with the Care Quality Commission.

Laura

Registered Manager - Brighton and Hove Branch

Laura joined Coastal Homecare in September 2016.Laura has been in working in the care industry the last 16 years, predominantly in domiciliary care Laura has worked as a care worker, Field Care Supervisor, care coordinator, trainer and now registered manager. Laura has been managing domiciliary care services since 2013.

Jacqueline

Supervisor - Brighton and Hove Branch

Jacqueline has been working in the care industry for the last 30 years. She worked a Care Worker for 6 years, Care Coordinator for 10 years and for the last 14 years she have been working as a Supervisor. Jacqueline finds her role very rewarding and enjoys supporting people in the community and meeting people from all walks of life.

Jazmin Goodwin

Lead on Home First Service

Jazmin has been involved in the Health & Social care sector for the past 9 years. As well as working with the Elderly she has also much experience working with children services. She joined Coastal Homecare in 2016. Firstly as a Home Carer but has now progressed to run our Home First service.

Stewart

Coordinator - Brighton and Hove Branch

Stewart has previously been caring for family members for a number of years, Stewart joined Coastal Homecare working on the Urgent Home Care Service and gained promotion within his first year at Coastal to be a Coordinator. Stewart is currently studying for QCF award, Level 3.

Laura

Registered Manager Worthing Branch

Laura joined Coastal Homecare – Worthing Branch in September 2016 as a Home carer. In November 2017 she was promoted to a Senior Carer before being promoted to Coordinator in April 2018. Laura background was childcare as Deputy Manager for four years before coming into domiciliary care to try something new to support her passion for care. She is currently studying towards her Diploma Level 5 award for leadership in Health and Social Care

Claire Lewis

Coordinator - Worthing Branch

Claire joined Coastal Homecare – Worthing Branch in May 2017 as a Home carer. In October 2017 she was promoted to a Senior Carer. Claire was promoted to Care Coordinator in October 2019. Claire wanted to try something new as her background was in retail for seven years previously. Claire enjoys learning and is keen to expand her knowledge in domiciliary care

Fran Hipwood

Supervisor - Worthing Branch

Fran joined Coastal Homecare – Worthing Branch in April 2019 as a Home Carer. In July 2019 Fran was promoted to Senior Carer before being promoted to Supervisor in October 2019. Fran`s background is in care. For the last 18 years she has experienced residential, nursing and domiciliary care. Fran enjoys reading and walking in the countryside when she is not at work.

Carrie Stone

Registered Manager - Mid Sussex Branch

Carrie joined Coastal Homecare in May 2012, Carrie has worked in care for 15 years. Carrie has achieved NVQ 3 health and social care and NVQ 4 and RM award in health and social care.

Amanda Goldsmith

Co-Ordinator - Burgess Hill branch

Amanda joined Coastal Homecare in April 2019 as a Home Carer. She quickly advanced and became our Co-Ordinator in Burgess Hill in December 2020. Amanda is due to start her NVQ level 3 in Health & Social Care in April 2021

Charlotte

Supervisor - Brighton and Hove Branch

Charlotte has been with Coastal Homecare since August 2014. She started with us as a care worker before becoming an on-call supervisor and now works full time as a supervisor for the Urgent Home Care and Home First services. Charlotte has been in the health and social care industry for almost 20 years and brings a wealth of knowledge and experience.

Aurelia

Branch Manager, Eastbourne

Aurelia joined Eastbourne branch in July 2021 with nine years’ experience in adult social care. Aurelia graduated from university with a degree in Management Law and has since completed her Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF) Level 3 and Reablement Specialist Diploma Level 3. Aurelia is working towards a Diploma Level 5 award for leadership in Health and Social Care. Aurelia prizes the values of kindness and compassion in care.

Stu

Regional Trainer

Stu is the Regional Trainer for the company. He takes all new staff through the Care Certificate and refreshes existing staff to keep their skills and knowledge up to date. He delivers training sessions to other organizations via Coastal and regularly creates additional courses to help members of the team further their own learning. He started his career in care over 6 years ago whilst supporting a family member and decided to make the transition to provide professional care out in the community. This path has given him many opportunities to gain recognized qualifications and career progression. His passion is learning & development and works in partnership with the MET (Greater Brighton Metropolitan College) as an Assessor. One of his quotes “Care is an on-going education”.

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