Podcasts are everywhere today but it can be hard to find a care sector podcast that’ll really help you grow your care business. With all the commitments of running a busy home care or care home business you may struggle to find time to expand your knowledge and stay up to date. Podcasts are obviously a great resource to stick on in the background as you do something else.


However, as a leader of a business we know your time is valuable and you want to make the most of every spare second. That means listening to care sector podcasts that will really help you grow your business. Therefore, we’ve listed (in no particular order) 10 great UK care sector podcasts with a business focus.


Summary of UK care sector podcasts

  1. Tea With Tobi☕️
  2. Care Home Management Magazine’s Podcast
  3. The Care Home Show
  4. Care Home Pr and Marketing Masterclass
  5. CoProduce Care
  6. The Road to Outstanding
  7. Care Quality
  8. CQC Connect
  9. HealthInvestor Podcasts
  10. The Kings Fund Podcast


1) Tea With Tobi☕️

Tea With Tobi Care Sector PodcastThe Smooth Digital own care home and home care podcast. Ideal for those who want to have their questions answered, listen to growth focused conversations and get solutions to the obstacles that prevent business growth. Join Tobi Alli-Usmani, Cameron Campbell and their care sector specialist friends every week for tea and expect to walk away with tangible and practical solutions, which you can implement into your care business straight away. You can also send your marketing questions in to the team and have them answered on the show.

Available on: Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts & Spotify


2) Care Home Management Magazine’s Podcast (Care Home Focused)

Care Home Management Magazine PodcastA monthly care home podcast from a big player in the care sector’s media space this is the Care Home Management magazine’s informative yet entertaining podcast. Hosted by their Publishing Editor Steve Hemsley, you’ll hear a breakdown of the latest care home sector news and interviews with the industry’s movers and shakers.

Available on: CHM Online


3) The Care Home Show (Care Home Focused)

The Care Home Show PodcastThis is a great show for anyone looking for a care home podcast and is brought to us by SP&P every Tuesday. On the show, host Simon Parker is joined by weekly guests connected to the sector. Together they set out and discuss the biggest challenges and opportunities facing the care home sector. The show focuses on education, providing information and inspiring the people who will ultimately shape the future of care.

Available on: Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts & Spotify


4) Care Home Pr and Marketing Masterclass

Springup Pr PodcastA brilliant podcast for those who are particularly interested in getting more private paying enquiries from prospective families. The resource is brought to us by Springup Pr who run PR and marketing campaigns with care groups up and down the country. It’s hosted by Springup PR’s very own Adam James and features special guests, providing care operators with vital PR and marketing tips on how to how to get more private clients.

Available on: Springup Pr


5) CoProduce Care

Co Produce Care PodcastA good podcast for those who want their voice to be heard. Host Sophie Chester-Glyn interviews key leaders, academics and people involved in care and discuss topics around the Health and Social Care sector and the changes that need to be or will be put in place to provide better service to both service-users and care professionals. Send your questions to the host via Twitter, Facebook and YouTube and they’ll put them on the show.

Available on: Apple Podcasts & Spotify


6)  The Road to Outstanding

the road to outstanding podcastWhether you’re a manager, team leader or something else this is a fantastic podcast you can tune into. The show is hosted by Sophie Coulthard and features a variety of guests with different backgrounds, from great care leaders to industry experts. Sophie and her guests share the tips and strategies that will help build a better care service. Expect to find highly useful information that you can take back and implement into your care business in every episode.

Available on: Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts &Spotify


7) Care Quality (Care Home Focused)

Care Quality PodcastThe podcast with the biggest names in the social care sector. This is a good care sector podcast for those who wish to learn from the success of others. Listen to host Liam Palmer interview guests who share their experiences and provide useful advice from their successes and areas of expertise.

Available on: Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts & Spotify


8) CQC Connect

CQC Connect PodcastAs the independent regulator of health and social care in England the CQC’s podcast is a great resource to better understand what’s going on in terms of regulating the sector. Hear from some fantastic speakers across CQC, covering subjects like the state of care, technology & innovation and outstanding practices.

Available on: Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts & Spotify


9) HealthInvestor Podcasts

HealthInvestor UK PodcastsThe UK care sector podcast for investors, advisers and senior management operating within the health and social care space. This series of podcasts brought to us by the UK health and social care industry’s most respected multimedia source of business information, doesn’t disappoint. Prepare to hear hosts Ploy Radford and Sarah Williams interview key sector figures as well as highlights from HealthInvestor’s events, providing us with up-to-date analysis and interesting insights on industry trends.

Available on: Apple Podcasts & Google Podcasts


10) The Kings Fund Podcast

Described as a “podcast about big ideas in health and care” the King’s Fund podcast airs every month and features discussions with experts from The King’s Fund and beyond. Tune in to topics about the NHS, social care, and all things health policy and leadership related with host and Senior Fellow Helen McKenna.

Available on: Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts & Spotify


That’s the current list but we’re sure more great care home and home care podcasts will appear in the near future. Additionally, we may have missed one so if you’re an avid listener or even have your own, please share it with us and we will consider adding it to the list!