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 Lead Management Accountant, working in the Charity's Head Office in Coventry. She has worked for ExtraCare for 26.5 years.

Chris Ridge is Operations Support Manager, responsible for the delivery of the annual business plan and wider Corporate Plan. She has worked for ExtraCare for over 19 years.

Juliana Rossi is Lifestyle Manager at ExtraCare’s Longbridge and Bournville Gardens Retirement Villages in Birmingham. She has worked for ExtraCare for one year. 

Karen Humpage is the Head Chef at ExtraCare’s Longbridge Retirement Village in Birmingham. She has worked at ExtraCare for five years and previously worked at Bournville Gardens Village. 

Kathy Neeson is ExtraCare's Recruitment Manager. She has worked for ExtraCare for 25 years, and her job involves leading on recruitment across the charity, new village recruitment, supporting new villages during commissioning with human resources advice, project work and general HR support.

Lorraine Murphy is the Charity's Management Accountant – Business Partner, working in Head Office. She has worked for ExtraCare for 21 years. 

Maria Cutting is ExtraCare's Housing Performance & Standards Officer, working across several locations.

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