Riverside Cares brings together our depth of knowledge and expertise in the recruiting, supplying and training of people in the caring professions.

We offer a service enabling you to choose care for your whole family, ranging from nannies, baby sitters, tutors through to companions, home helpers and personal care help for the elderly and senior family members.

Our supply service for nurseries, schools, early years, creches and special events introduces and supplies temporary and permanent staff, and high calibre candidates.

Accredited training offering recognised qualifications for a career in childcare or care of the elderly is delivered in classrooms, early years sector settings, your workplace, with your community or with your friends. E-Learning on the internet is available 24/7 from the comfort of your own home.

Our Team

Gaby Morris

Gaby Morris, co-founder of Riverside Cares 28 years ago, and now is Director of Communications. brings her extensive experience of human resources, recruitment and staff retention. Regularly published in professional childcare magazines here and in the United States, Gaby writes and blogs on contemporary childcare topics. Gaby chairs a charity focused on supporting youth and has a strong belief in the power of volunteering to improve the lives of others and the great benefits to the volunteer.

Jill Wheatcroft

Jill Wheatcroft MSc, BSc Community Children’s Nursing, RSCN, Post Grad Dip Academic Practice, First Aid Instructor, A1 Assessor has extensive experience as a Paediatric Nursing Sister and Lecturer in Child Health at City University. Her depth of knowledge of childcare in home, community and hospital settings enables her to support others working in the childcare sector, as well as providing sound well thought out advice and support for families, underpinned by her extensive knowledge. Jill, co-founder of Riverside Cares, established 1989, has always been passionate about ensuring children’s safety and well being.

Susan Tierney

Susan has a wealth of knowledge having worked in nursery and early year settings as a senior nursery nurse and Nursery Manager for many years. Her extensive field experience enables her to share her and expertise with settings and potential candidates. She’s your go-to person if you are looking for nursery management advice from set up to operational day to day running as well as the sourcing and retention of high calibre staff

Nahid Shaikh

Nahid Shaikh is an AAT qualified accounting technician with a Degree in Accounting.  Our payroll system runs smoothly in no small part due to her extensive experience of handling and processing time-sheets, data entry, invoices and telephone queries.

In her spare time she very creative and loves making and decorating cakes.