Tamar Care Services Southwest Ltd

Meet The Team

Our people are our greatest asset

Kerry Fearnley BSc DipSocSci RMA

Owner and Registered Manager

After working for several years in senior positions within the healthcare sector, Kerry decided to set up Tamar Care Services in 2015. Kerry was a judge at 'The Great British Care Awards' in 2013 and she is extremely proud to be a member of the national My Home Life group, having successfully completed their 18 month management and leadership course that promotes quality of care for all those that live and work within the care sector. Kerry was also part of the initial steering group for 'Healthwatch Plymouth', participated in a local NHS inititive for improving patient discharges from hospital, has been invited to speak at local and national care events on topics such as what quality care really looks like and is studying for an MSc in Psychology

Sarah

Health Coordinator

Sarah is has a degree in Health Sciences and is responsible for ensuring that our clients' health concerns are actioned. Sarah is from the local area and is a ray of sunshine in the office with her positive outlook and can-do attitude

Theresa

Company Trainer

Theresa has a wealth of experience in the healthcare training sector and is responsible for the training of the TCS team, ensuring all staff have completed their Care Certificates and all mandatory training, as well as providing regular refresher sessions

Neil

Head Supervisor

Neil has incredible experience within the sector, holding a Level 5 in Health and Social Care. He is a role model and mentor for our junior team members, and his sense of humour often brings a smile to all our faces. Neil loves walking his rescue dogs on a daily basis

Ross

Supervisor

Ross has several years experience within the sector and holds a QCF Level 2 qualification and is undertaking further training in mental health and end-of-life care. Ross enjoys riding his motorbike around Devon and Cornwall and has recently proposed to his girlfriend; she said yes!



Josie

Support Worker

Josie and Kerry have worked together previously. Josie recently achieved her Level 3 in Health & Social Care with TCS and is currently training with Plymouth City Council as part of their Dignity Champions initiative; Josie is TCS' own Dignity Champion. 




Helen

Support Worker

Helen has a Level 3 in Health and Social Care qualification and predominantly found in the Saltash area

Sarah

Support Worker

Sarah joined the TCS team in 2018 and has won the Employee of the Month award three times now. She operates in the Saltash area

Ann-Marie

Support Worker

Ann-Marie has been with TCS since October 2018 and will soon be undertaking her Level 2 in Health and Social Care

Leah

Support Worker

Leah has been part of the team since 2017 and has a Level 3 in Health and Social Care. She works in the Plymouth and Saltash area

Lisa

Supervisor

Lisa joined TCS in 2019 and has a Level 2 in Health and Social Care. 

In her free time Lisa is looking after her horses.

Mike

Supervisor

Mike has previously worked as a paramedic and with the St. John's Ambulance services. He is a highly skilled and knowledgeable gent.

Nicola

Support Worker

Nicola previously worked in the local libraries but is now working towards her health and social care qualifications with our trainer

Debbie

Lorraine

Support Worker

Lorraine previously held a senior position in childcare. She enjoys working at TCS so much encouraged her son to join!

Amy

Support Worker

Amy served in the armed forces before joining us. She is a calm, practical and skilled lady that has a 'can do' attitude to everything she does.

Rachel

Support Worker

Rachel works in the Plymouth area and is in huge demand with her clients. She is a happy, caring and positive lady and we are fortunate to have her on the team.

Mark

Support Worker

You often hear mark before you see him as he sings everywhere he goes. A naturally happy and positive man we will be hiring him out for weddings and parties.

Mercie

Support Worker

Mercie was recommended to us as a good, supportive place to start her health and social care career - so we are really pleased to be working with her. 

Jackie

Support Worker

More to follow on Jackie shortly.

Michael

Support Worker

Another member of our 'Man Team' is Michael.

Michael is an extremely experienced gent who supports our clients in Plymouth and Saltash.

Richard

Support Worker

Richard has joined us from another sector of health and social care as he wanted to 'do his bit' throughout the Covid pandemic to help his community. Richard is very popular with his clients and colleagues alike.

Teresa

Support Worker

Teresa is new to our team for 2021 and is looking forward to getting to know everyone as much as we are looking forward to working with her. 

Marie

Support Worker

Marie has been with us for a couple of years now and mainly supports our clients in Saltash.