The Chesterfield Team
Stephanie & Nigel Metham - Franchise Owners
Husband and wife team Stephanie & Nigel opened Home Instead Chesterfield in October 2011. Before setting up in Chesterfield Stephanie worked for over 30 years as a nurse. Nigel previously worked in pharmaceutical sales and training.
Stephanie’s role is Director of Care and Registered Manager. Nigel’s role is the Business Director, part of this role involves raising the awareness of Home Instead and the services available. Nigel is also a Dementia Champion for the Chesterfield Dementia Action Alliance.
Mikala Smith - Care Manager
Mikala joined Home Instead in December 2017 and lives in Shirebrook. Mikala is an experienced Care Manager in domiciliary care and also mental health/learning disabilities and understands the challenges that may arise within the care industry. As Care Manager Mikala provides support and training to our CAREGivers and ensures our Clients receive a quality service.
Mikala is currently studying towards her Level 5 Health & Social Care QCF.
Helen Rimmington - Care Manager
Helen joined Home Instead in September 2016 and lives in Eckington. Helen previously worked as a secondary school teacher before moving into Social Care, first as a training manager and most recently as a Care Manager. As Care Manager Helen provides support and training to our Caregivers and ensures our Clients receive a quality service.
Helen is currently studying towards her Level 5 Health & Social Care QCF.
Fiona Clark - Head of Operations
Fiona joined Home Instead in June 2012 and lives in Chesterfield. Before joining Home Instead Fiona served in the Royal Navy for 4 years. Fiona works closely with the Directors and provides additional support to the scheduling and finance staff.
Fiona has recently completed her Level 5 Health & Social Care QCF and is currently studying towards AAT Level 2 in Accounting.
Sandra Stevenson - Care Supervisor
Sandra lives in Chesterfield and joined Home Instead in June 2013 as a CAREGiver. In June 2014 Sandra became a Care Supervisor. As Care Supervisor Sandra provides support to our clients and CAREGiver’s and is involved in assessment and care planning for our clients.
Sandra is currently studying towards her Level 5 Health & Social Care QCF.
Tom Clark - Finance Assistant
Tom lives in Chesterfield and joined Home Instead in February 2013 after a successful 3 years at university. Tom works with Nigel to manage the invoicing and payroll. He also conducts DBS checks on our new CAREGivers.
Tom is currently studying towards AAT Level 3 in Accounting.
Jenny Weightman - Receptionist/Schedule Support
Jenny lives in Chesterfield and joined Home Instead in October 2014. Jenny has over 20 years’ experience of working in similar environments including Thornbury hospital and as a medical receptionist in Chesterfield. Jenny is our receptionist and is part of the team coordinating and scheduling our client visits.
Sarah Hughes - Care Coordinator
Sarah lives in Bolsover and joined Home Instead in March 2015. Sarah is from a care background working in a nursing home as a carer in Scarborough for 6 years. Sarah then joined the Royal Air Force and served 13 years as a RAF Medic in the UK and overseas. Sarah is part of the team coordinating and scheduling our client visits.
Sarah has recently completed her Level 5 Health & Social Care QCF
Rebecca Adamson - Care Supervisor
Rebecca lives in Chesterfield and joined Home Instead in January 2017 as a Care Supervisor. Before joining Home Instead Rebecca worked in domiciliary care for over 8 years where she cared for older adults and adults with learning disabilities and challenging behaviour. As Care Supervisor Rebecca provides support to our clients and CAREGiver’s and is involved in assessment and care planning for our clients.
Rebecca is currently studying towards her Level 5 Health & Social Care QCF
A home care provider with a difference! Very high standards, trust and reliability. Visits were unhurried and carers were always sensitive to Mum's varying needs. Carers were obviously knowledgeable about mum's condition because we had a small team allocated to us, they were able to get to know and understand Mum. This was reassuring to Mum and also the family. In these difficult times within the healthcare system, Home Instead really stand out as providing a top quality service.Mrs JJ & family, Holymoorside