Short of care staff?

Short of care staff?

Are you struggling to find the right people?
We can supply temporary care staff
whenever you need them.

A local solution - competitive rates!

Who are we?

At Acqua Doria Limited we have a wealth of local knowledge and experience in the Healthcare Sector. We opened in 2003 and for over 12 years we specialised in providing a high standard of Domiciliary Care locally.

Our Directors have worked in and managed Domiciliary Care and a variety of Care Homes, they have between them over 50 years experience, understanding the importance of complying with CQC Regulations and consistently meeting high standards.

We know how challenging recruitment and retention can be, the many emotions we go through when staff call in sick or let us down. Agency staff can be invaluable at those difficult times, ensuring your business continues to operate smoothly and safely, eliminating the risks associated with understaffing.

Short of care staff?

Who are our care staff?

We know how difficult it is to walk into a new establishment and hit the ground running so we select confident capable individuals who can rise to a challenge, enjoy variety and fit easily into established teams.

  • We follow robust recruitment procedures, holding face to face interviews, obtaining references and enhanced DBS checks.

  • We ensure our care workers are fully trained by our in house, face to face trainers prior to working for us.

  • We constantly monitor and assess their performance.

  • We meet regularly with them for supervisions and appraisals.

  • They are issued with uniforms and photographic ID badges.

  • We offer ongoing training, ensuring that they have the most up to date information available.

  • We value our care workers, ensuring that they are well treated, well paid and well respected for the work they do.

  • In return, we expect high standards, reliability and honesty from all our care workers.

What are the benefits of using temporary care staff?


Ensuring that you have adequate staffing levels at all times.

Meeting the requirements for the number of suitably trained, experienced staff on duty.

Fulfil all the requirements of CQC in relation to Person Centred Care.

Reducing mistakes and improving safety by allowing staff sufficient time to complete tasks carefully.


Making life in the home a relaxed experience for residents, somewhere care staff can make them feel valued because they have adequate time to provide their care and listen to them without rushing from person to person.

Residents wont worry so much about whether someone will be available to assist them when they need help if there are enough care staff on duty.

A tranquil home is a more comfortable environment for people who live there.

Staff Retention

We know you want to hold onto your best staff, those you’ve trained, nurtured and supported for years.

An agency care worker on duty can make all the difference to staff morale.

Instead of exhausting your valuable team to the point where they consider other positions, show them how important they are by offering them temporary help while you find the perfect new recruit.


Acqua Doria Limited can also provide training for your own staff, either in our fully equipped training rooms or at your premises if it’s more convenient for you.


Talk to us about your recruitment issues, through our sister company Acqua Dolce Limited, we supply staff to some of the largest Nursing and Care Home Groups in the UK and may be able to find the right people for you.

If you think you might need our help, now or in the future, call or email us to find out more about what we can offer.

We’re happy to visit you for a no obligation, informal chat.

Telephone: 01420 85202


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