A superb place to live


We understand that placing the care of someone you love into the hands of others, or choosing to go into care when you can’t manage at home any longer, is a very difficult decision. Our whole team recognise that each resident is unique and ensures that our care and support is personalised to the individual’s needs. We promote independence and respect choice, privacy and dignity.

A superb place to work


We realise that the people working in our care homes are motivated by making a difference to our residents’ lives. We encourage this by valuing aptitude as much as qualifications when recruiting, providing on-going personal development and offering promotion from within. Our team has over 25 dedicated people who have been with us for between 10 and 27 years.

Meet some of our team


I founded the service over 30 years ago and enjoy close involvement. I've always ensured that our homes are of a quality that I would be happy for my parents to live in. Both my parents have stayed at one of our homes and I was so pleased that both were happy during their stay. It reinforced my pride in what we do.

Managing Director: Dave Lock

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I have been the Operations Director for Adept Care Homes for 10 years. With a wealth of knowledge and experience of the care sector, my role is to ensure that the homes run smoothly and that resident's health, well-being and happiness is at the heart of what we do. My particular specialism is in Dementia care.

Operations Director: Emma Philpott

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I am Head of Accounts and have worked for the company for 30 years so I have seen many changes over the years. I am proud that my team are very dedicated and committed to offering a personal and efficient service to our residents and their families. My dad currently resides at one of our homes.

Head of Accounts: Barbara Granger

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Hello, my name is Catherine. My role is to meet every new resident to assess mobility, falls risk and personal safety awareness. With my background as a trained physiotherapist, I work with our team to advise and ensure our residents are free to enjoy living safely and happily in their new home.

Mobility Assessor: Catherine Lock

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As a qualified trainer, I am extremely passionate about delivering high standards of support to our team members to ensure that they can provide the best possible care to our residents.

Training Manager: Katie Muddeman

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I joined Adept Care Homes in January 2017 as Quality Director and became a non-Executive Director in 2018. My role allows me to contribute to the strategic direction of the company whilst acting as a source of independent advice to the board of directors.

Non Executive Director: Peter Savage

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I started with Adept in June 2010 working very closely with the Operations Director spending my time within the homes. As Area Support Manager my role is to assist and support the managers and their teams in the daily operations of their homes, as well as working closely with the residents and their families.

Area Support Manager: Karen Baker

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I started with Adept in May 2016 as a Home Manager and was promoted to Compliance Manager. As Area Support Manager I assist and support the managers and their teams in the daily operations of their homes. This can involve liaising with team members, residents and families.

Area Support Manager: Anne-Marie Robinson

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With over 30 years experience of dementia care, my role is as much about supporting residents and team members as it is about supporting families and local communities. Our aim is to ensure, through better understanding of dementia and it's effects, all residents continue to live life as they choose to live it.

Lifestyle & Dementia Manager: Karen Middleton

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With a career in the hospitality industry, my main focus is to ensure our residents (and their relatives and friends) enjoy the finest of everything we have to offer here at Adept, from themed dining experiences to staging fabulous social events.

Hospitality Manager: Rebecca Lambert

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