Testimonials

Testimonials from Family, professionals and staff.

‘Given the ongoing dialogue, I am confident that Saracen are managing it [Covid 19] well’.

CQC Inspector

May 2020

‘I’ve recently started working for Saracen and so far it’s been a very positive experience. The staff teams are friendly and welcoming, and managers experienced, supportive and passionate’.

New Recruit

March 2020

‘It is fun working for Saracen Care. Every day is different, and the management team is un-derstanding and caring’.

Support worker

March 2020

‘I have worked for Saracen Care for 10 years. I have enjoyed working for Saracen. I have al-ways felt valued and feel totally supported by management. Staff are all supportive of each other. Great place to work’.

Support worker

March 2020

‘Although I am relatively new to Saracen Care, I can say there is a significant difference to the companies I worked before. There is a lot of support, a positive culture and managers involvement’.

Team Leader

March 2020

‘May I take this opportunity to state what a privilege and pleasure it has been these past few years working in collaboration with S and her various carers from Saracen Care. Her team have always reflected highly professional values especially in regard to person centred care. I believe Mrs S gained so much from living in such a safe and happy environment’.

Mental Health Nurse

January 2020

‘I feel the staff team have been amazing, everyone has supported each other…I am so proud of all the staff that I work with, they all do an excellent job’.

Senior Staff member

January 2020

‘All went well with (individual). He obviously likes his staff team very much. Please do pass on the highest praise. They’ve done a wonderful job’.

Social Worker, Swindon

January 2020

‘I would like to give my thanks and gratitude for all the support that Saracen, especially Debbie have provided… it has been a pleasure to work with Debbie and Saracen Care’.

Clinical Case Reviewer, Gloucestershire

November 2019

‘I would like to say that your staff which come along with J are so friendly and are working so closely with J which has really helped with his transition. They really do get involved in the activities, show lots of enthusiasm, and encourages J, and join in which really helps. It is a pleasure to have J and your staff at Jamats, and we are looking forward to seeing J continue to grow’.

Manager, Jamats

November 2019

‘On first impressions it is a lovely setting and the staff and manager are very welcoming’.

Inclusion Gloucestershire

November 2019

‘I was lucky enough to be your inspector on your first outstanding inspection a few years ago. Thoroughly well-deserved and a great team’.

Suzie Knights CQC Compliance Inspector

November 2019

‘It was a really lovely, caring, nurturing environment today and it was a pleasure to spend time there’.

Care Director following service audit

October 2019

‘Becci is a very supportive manager, I know that she is only a phone call away for advice’.

Staff member

October 2019

‘Saracen Care understand this rare condition; are caring, compassionates, anticipate needs well and very respectful, M looks so much better since placement’.

Carol Dutton – Huntington’s Specialist

October 2019

‘I have been so impressed with their level of resilience, care and energy.. it is such as rarity to find staff that have such good work ethic and genuinely care about the people they care for’.

New staff member

October 2019

‘The consistency of the management and staff is work is working for the people we support, the team has been matched well to the people receiving the support enabling them to achieve good outcomes and form professional relationships’.

Staff member

October 2019

‘Staff are caring, compassionate and anticipate needs well’.

HD Specialist

October 2019

‘Saracen Care have a great reputation,… in fact they are probably the best provider in the County… my colleagues all speak positively of them’.

Clinical Psychologist

October 2019

‘So skilled at what you do keeping pace with C’s changes and know him well. There is a feeling that no other provider can do better’.

Swindon LD health professional

September 2019

‘We wanted to say a big thank you both to you, Dee and Kevin, since being at Saracen J has made big steps in his behaviour and progressed in his coping skills… helping him to become a happier and settled young man.. It makes a huge difference to know that he is cared for, looked after and supported by a brilliant team’.

Family Member

September 2019

‘It was a privilege to work with you and your team Debbie, I think you’ve done fabulous work with SC and obviously have a thoughtful and committed staff team that’s made all the difference to her’.

Dr Hilly Webb- Peploe, Clinical Psychologist

June 2019

‘We would just like to say how J’s behaviour and maturity has improved since he has been under the care of Saracen. The leadership of Dee and continued support of Kevin and Adrian have made a real difference to the progress that (he) has made’.

Parents

June 2019