Caremark offers the opportunity to own and run your own home care franchise in the social care industry. You can make a difference within the local community as well as running a rewarding and profitable business.
Karen & Graham Precious, successful franchisees from Caremark (East Riding)
Caremark is a full member of the British Franchise Association and has a growing network of over 80 locations across the UK.
Company founder Kevin Lewis started Caremark in 2005 with almost three decades of experience in the care industry, including 19 years starting and developing two of the UK's leading home care brands.
This company offers franchisees the opportunity to buy a home care franchise business. A franchisee is able to make a difference within the local community as well as owning a rewarding and profitable business.
With life expectancy continuing to rise, the time has never been better to explore a long term business opportunity in the care sector. People aged 85 and over are the fastest growing age group in the UK, climbing from 600,000 people in 1984 to 1.4 million in 2009.
The unique systems that underpin Caremark offices franchise model, support ethos and methodologies are observed by franchisees to ensure outstanding service levels are continually delivered to the client. Caremark have an unmatched support staff ratio of 3:1.
Caremark has an enviable record of success and a reputation for excellence and integrity, ranking amongst the top players within this exciting and expanding market sector.
The number of hours of care provided to vulnerable individuals grew by 27% in 2014 and is set to continue increasing. 2014 also saw an increase in revenue of 20% for franchisees with 2015 looking to be another record breaking year with a forecast network turnover of over £50 million.
A franchisee will recruit, train and manage highly qualified carers to provide excellent home care and support to individuals within their own home.
“We introduce new franchisees to a system of which we are justifiably proud and then support them to start their new business. It doesn't end there though; my belief is that a good franchisor should offer support throughout the life of the franchise, allowing the partnership to mature and prove to be mutually successful” Kevin Lewis, Caremark CEO
Last year, Caremark (Redcar & Cleveland) franchisee Charles Folkes was a finalist in the ‘Olderpreneur of the Year' category at the British Franchise Association awards. He was then awarded ‘Franchisee of the Year' at the annual Caremark Conference (pictured right).
Caremark (Aylesbury & Wycombe)'s Janis Anderson won ‘Franchisee of the Year' and ‘Female Franchisee of the Year' at The British Franchise Association's annual awards ceremony in 2013. Janis commented, “I'm thrilled this effort has been rewarded and excited for what the future has in store.”
“Caremark is a highly professional company offering a complete home care franchise package, comprehensive back-up and support and a very rewarding business opportunity." Gordon Patterson, Leading UK Franchise Consultant
The Caremark franchise fee is £32,950 + VAT, plus working capital with a minimum personal investment of £30,000.
Caremark has a strong relationship with all major banks, who will offer up to 70% of the first year's running costs upon approval
Since I joined, Caremark has done everything they promised they would do. The support has always been there and Kevin Lewis has even come out and given me a morale boost when I've needed it.- Amarjit Gill, Caremark (Redditch & Bromsgrove)
26th July 2016
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