Mumby’s was started in 2002 by Ann Mumby, a nurse and care-home professional, who saw that live-in care was an eminently better option than nursing homes. Mumby’s treats clients, their families and their 90+ staff and carers like family; finding the best way to care and develop every individual so they can live life with respect, dignity and choice.
Based in Abingdon, Oxfordshire Mumby’s specialises in providing live-in care services for the elderly, especially those suffering Dementia and Alzheimer’s across Oxfordshire, it’s surrounding counties and London. They also help adults with physical and mental disabilities and have specialist carers that can provide care to high dependency clients. Regulated by the Care Quality Commission Mumby’s were rated good in all areas of inspection in June 2016, and have a customer care charter to ensure their services continue to improve.
Ann Mumby, Director
Ann Mumby is a registered Nurse with 20 years’ experience of running a nursing and care agency. Previously to setting up Mumby’s, Ann ran a branch of one of the major home care providers in Berkshire, it was here that she realised she could provide a better standard of care to her clients through her own live-in care business, hence Mumby’s.
Trevor Mumby, Director M.Sc. B.A.S.W
In 1979 Ann moved to Saudi Arabia where she met her husband Trevor. Trevor is a recognised psychoanalyst, a Senior Associate Member of The Royal Society of Medicine, Associate Member of the American Group Psychotherapy Association and also a Member of the British Association of Social Workers. He is also the author of Conducting Well-Being With Dementia In The Family and helps maintain and improve Mumby’s high standards of dementia care expertise.
Joel Mumby. Operations Director
I have been in the business on and off since I was a teenager. I used to drive our carers to and from placements. Since then I have done all roles within the business including Finance, Care management and recruitment. This has led me to Operations as I understand the working of the company. Since I started, the company has grown and with it my role has changed drastically. Working with family isn’t always easy but it provides me with the constant reminder of why we are in the care industry.
Outside of work
I spend a lot of time keeping fit, I also like to read a lot, spend time with my Fiancé and friends
I love to travel but it’s often hard to find the time.
Eileen McCann. Care Manager
My Aim as care manager is to ensure all aspects of the day-to-day operations run smoothly. Part of my role includes, conducting Staff supervisions, Appraisals and spot checks, managing and supporting care staff, liaising with Clients and their families to ensure they are happy and that the care they are receiving from Mumby’s is of the highest quality and meets national care standards.
My interests outside of work
Spending time with family and friends.
Going out for meals.
Going to the cinema.
Having time to read a good book.
Isabelle Mumby. Care Manager
I manage our carers’ day to day activities and liaise with our clients and their families. I oversee coordinating the Mumby’s care services for our clients. I previously worked in Mumby’s as a carer and care coordinator.
My new role now brings together all I have previously learned to ensure the highest standard of care is upheld.
Joanna Kardzis. Recruitment & HR Manager
Recruitment & HR Manager
I am CIPD qualified HR professional who strongly believes that people must be seen as a company’s greatest asset.
My role at Mumby’s is to attract and retain the best employees, provide them with encouragement and support, and make them feel that they are an integral part of the company’s mission.
Outside of work
I spend a lot of time learning new skills.
Hannah Adams, Finance Manager
As finance manager I am responsible for the finances of the company. Together with Steph we ensure that people are informed of financial issues. My duties are varied but include payroll and cash management. I am available to speak to Monday to Thursday 9:30 to 2:30.
My interest outside of work
Outside of work I like to spend quality family time with my Husband and two girls
Donna Kerby. Administrator & HR Assistant
Administrator & HR Assistant
It is my responsibility to ensure all back office functions are running smoothly and in order so that care managers and HR can effectively do their job knowing that files and paperwork are all monitored and in order. This is no small task considering the amount of paper that is sent out and received in a care company
Jack Cooper. Training Manager
My role is to ensure that all staff training levels are up to date and in line with current legislation. I personally deliver all face to face training during induction weeks. I also provide client specific training in collaboration with Occupational therapists and other health professionals. I am passionate about helping all employees further their career progression should they wish to do so.
Outside of work
Walking my dog
Spending time with family and friends
Going out for meals
The Great British Bake Off!
Steph Cornell. Accounts Assistant
As credit controller I am responsible for the sales invoicing and credit control of the company. My duties include production of the weekly invoices and dealing with invoice queries as they arise. I am available to speak to Wednesdays and Thursdays 8:30 to 4:30.
My interest outside of work
I love the countryside and enjoy taking my dog for walks, although he’s not too keen in the rain. I am treasurer of the local Wine Circle who meet once a month for talks and tastings and have found I have picked up a little knowledge along the way. My other great pleasure is my grandson who has just turned 2 this month, he really keeps me on my toes and is constant source of fun.