Find out all the latest news from Consultus.

The Latest Coronavirus Advice

During the coronavirus pandemic, we want to reassure all of our clients, carers, nurses and internal staff that we are doing everything we can to continue to provide the highest-quality service that we are renowned for, whilst operating in accordance to government guidelines. We are regularly in touch with our clients, carers, nurses and staff with updates on the latest information and advice.

Art Therapy with Clients

We love hearing from our carers about the fun and interactive ways in which they engage with their clients. This month, the lovely Vivienne has told us how art therapy has been an excellent activity for all those involved.

Ask A Carer

Peer-to-Peer Facility: Ask A Carer

We believe bringing conversation and community together is key, not only for our existing carers by way of exchanging experience and providing support to one another but also as a vital piece of the puzzle for those that are thinking about or starting their career in live-in care but need further information, guidance and real-world feedback from those that look after our clients day in, day out.

How Much Do the 20 Most Popular Senior Influencers Earn on Instagram?

There’s no age limit on becoming a social media star, as the elderly generation of Instagram are currently proving. In the past year, the ‘granfluencer’ has come onto the scene – which is a new demographic of influencers who could be your Grandma or Grandpa. Some elderly influencers such as Pauline and Geoffrey Walker post the kind of adorable content you would expect your Grandma to post such as pics …

Mental Health within Social Care

Mental Health within Social Care

Mental health within social care: Supporting carer and client alike:
Peter Seldon, CEO, Consultus Care & Nursing, explores the impact of COVID-19 and mental health within social care settings and what best practices can be adopted to support both carers and clients.

Rapid Lateral Flow Testing

Rapid Lateral Flow Testing

As of Tuesday 4th May 2021 we request the use of Rapid Lateral Flow Testing kits in place of Antibody tests for all our Carers.

The Healthcare & Pharmaceutical Awards 2021

Live-in care provider commended for its outstanding efforts to support the physical and mental welfare of older individuals

UK, 25th March, 2021 – Long established and leading national live-in care and nursing provider, Consultus Care and Nursing is today celebrating another milestone as it announces its win of the Healthcare & Pharmaceutical Awards, in the category of Most Compassionate Live-in Care provider in the South East.

A new career in live-in care

A life-changing career move

Our wonderful carer, Gintare Butkute, was interviewed by The Times after making the life-changing career transition from working in hospitality to becoming a live-in carer for us. Read Gintare’s story below…

REVEALED: The Best UK Cities to Retire In

Have you ever wondered which city in the UK is the best to retire in? Well now, thanks to our research, you can know for sure!

Our CEO, Peter Seldon talks to ITV News Meridian

Peter Seldon, our CEO, was interviewed by ITV News Meridian after expressing his frustration with the government’s latest quarantine scheme.

While we all understand the need for quarantine restrictions, there should be a safe and practical quarantine process for overseas care workers who are already trained and competent to make an immediate difference without being charged to do so.

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Consultus Winter Bonus Package and Prize Draw

As we all know, winter is coming, and we have a waiting list of over 300 hundred clients that are in desperate need of incredible Live-in Carers to provide outstanding care and companionship over the coming months. Therefore, we are proud to introduce our unrivalled Winter Bonus Package!
What is included and what are the terms and conditions of this Winter Bonus Package and Prize Draw?

  • Work between 1st November to 31st January including Christmas and New Year and earn from £8,500 – £13,000 in 12 weeks!
  • Within the Care sector, there are varying standards of training, however with Consultus you’ll receive our top accredited Skills for Care Centre of Excellence training 
  • Free accommodation whilst on practical training at one of three excellent Carer Houses
  • Entry into our Christmas Prize Draw where you can win a Red Letter Day worth £500
  • Entry into our 12 Days of Christmas Daily Prize Draw (when you work between 15th Dec – 5th Jan)
  • Support, discussion, friendship, and community via Ask A Carer, our peer-to-peer facility
  • Satisfaction and reassurance of working for an established family-run company that will be celebrating its 60th year in 2022!