Meet the Team

Christina Phelan

Clinical Nurse Manager Dublin West and Meath

Christina is a qualified General Nurse, graduating in 2015, firstly starting work in the North East region and then in 2017 began working in Bluebird Care Dublin West.

With four years’ experience in the field of home care and community nursing, combined with a focus and a passion for helping people especially the most vulnerable in society. In 2021 Christina was promoted to Clinical Nurse Manager for both our Dublin West and Meath offices with overall responsibility in delivering the required clinical care in both regions.

She manages and works closely with our Care Supervisors to ensure that the highest quality of care is delivered to our customers ensuring our care staff have a safe and enjoyable working environment. Christina is always proactively engaging with staff and customers to achieve and deliver excellence, maximizing Bluebird Care delivery.

Aisling Murray

Care Supervisor

Having trained in Early Years Education and specialising in special needs children, Aisling sought a change. In 2016, she joined Bluebird Care Dublin West as a Healthcare Assistant.

She progressed over the years to her current position as Care Supervisor. Her role involves meeting and assessing new customers and families, to develop a unique and tailored care plan to support and meet their individual requirements.

Aisling also supports new care assistants and offers guidance, training and supervision. Aisling really loves her role and the service we provide. She loves meeting new people and making a difference in a person’s life, so they can stay in their own homes.

Our wonderful care staff provide a quality service that our customers really appreciate which makes her role so enjoyable. Aisling loves being part of our Bluebird Care family. 

J.J Fay

Director of Bluebird Care Meath & Dublin West

J.J. spent many years in the financial services industry both with large multinational corporations and domestic investment managers. He gained substantial experience in Operations, Training & Development and latterly Product Analysis, J.J. played a key role at many levels of each organization. With a specific emphasis throughout his career on New Product Development, Training and development of staff and Client Relationship Management, J.J. applies all of his experience to ensuring an excellent customer experience and an unparalleled level of professionalism in the Meath & Dublin West areas.

Danielle Dowdall

Recruitment Consultant

Danielle joined the Bluebird care team, working as a recruitment consultant in both Meath and Dublin West offices in 2021. She graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Business and prior to that worked in Hospitality for almost 12 years. During Danielle’s time in University she gained a love for HR and decided she wanted to pursue a career in that field, she felt recruitment was a perfect fit for her! Danielle currently recruits all of our new carers and supports them until they are ready to begin their journey as a carer with Bluebird care.

“I really enjoy working in Bluebird care as I get to interact with potential new carers every day, the idea of bringing people together is very rewarding”

Gavin Kane

Director of Bluebird Care Meath & Dublin West

Gavin previously worked in the financial services industry for many years where he gained experience in operations, maintaining client relationships and managing staff. Building and maintaining client relationships was a key role for Gavin in his previous roles and continues to be as Director of Bluebird Care Meath& Dublin West, as well as ensuring that Bluebird Care provide a professional service to a high standard.

Kathleen Brennan


Kathleen joined Bluebird Care Dublin West as a Healthcare Assistant in 2015 and in 2017 she was then promoted to our On Call Operator role. Since then, Kathleen has grown from strength to strength,  gaining her Level 7 qualification as a Social Care Worker.

Becoming a Coordinator has been a natural progression for Kathleen, she brings her vast experience and knowledge of the healthcare industry, our customers and care staff.

Since 2015 Kathleen has assisted with team meetings and assisted with recruitment open days. Throughout Kathleen’s roles within Bluebird Care she has gained invaluable experience with all different levels of care.