About Kare Plus South East
We are passionate about the quality of care we provide and indeed in everything we do and our ethos is reflected in our staff. Hence each of our staff members must go through a rigorous recruitment process before commencement of employment to ensure that only qualified, Garda vetted, trustworthy and experienced care-givers are employed.
With a highly experienced team on hand to look after your needs, please do not hesitate to contact Imelda on 056 449 2318 or by email Imelda.Colleton@kareplus.ie to discuss the services we offer.
Meet the Staff
Imelda Colleton – Care Manager
Imelda began working in the Healthcare Industry in 2007. Since finishing up her studies in UL, she has gained invaluable experience in the areas of geriatric care, emergency and local injuries, as well as intellectual disability services and psychiatric services. Imelda also worked in education for children with special needs for a short period.
Her healthcare journey eventually led her into various leadership roles, most recently as Care Team Leader in a nursing home, where she gained experience developing and adapting policies, carrying out risk assessments, composing and implementing individualised care plans, and completing reports and ensuring HIQA compliance. She also looked after scheduling and rostering and overseeing a team of carers.
Imelda is now Care Manager in our South East office, and is responsible for providing immediate support to all of our clients and staff members in the Kilkenny and Carlow areas.
Katie Delaney – Field Care Supervisor
Katie joined the Kare Plus South East team in January 2020. She is a fully qualified Healthcare assistant and has worked in the Healthcare Industry since 2015. She began her work as an MTA in a local Kilkenny nursing home where she gained valuable experience and undertook her healthcare level five in Ormonde College, Kilkenny.
Katie predominantly worked in care of the elderly for numerous years in the nursing home sector while also working with adults in the disability sector.
Katie initially began working in the Establishment side of Kare Plus South East and is now our Field Care Supervisor, dedicated to looking after the direct Homecare needs of our clients in the Carlow and Kilkenny areas.