Sancroft Road, Harrow HA3 7NS
Sancroft Hall is dedicated to supporting an active and dignified lifestyle for older people who have care needs or physical frailties, offering spacious interiors, landscaped gardens and its own sun lounge.
The home is registered for fifty service users, with two residential groups specifically set up for Asian Elders and a vegetarian food menu.
Two day centres work closely with the home which adds to the sense of community spirit and also helps people diagnosed with a form of dementia.
Group: The Fremantle Trust
Person in charge: James Batchelor (Service Manager)
Local Authority / Social Services: London Borough of Harrow Council (click for contact details)
Type of Service: Care Home only (Residential Care) – Voluntary / Not for Profit Owned , 50 residents
Registered Care Categories*: Dementia • Old Age
Specialist Care Categories: Alzheimer's
Admission Information: Via Harrow Social Services and private assessment.. Ages 60+.
Languages Spoken by Staff (other than English): Gujarati, Hindi
Single Rooms: 50
Rooms with ensuite WC: 50
Facilities & Services: Day Care • Physiotherapy • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Pets by arrangement • Near Public Transport • Lift • Wheelchair access • Gardens for residents • Residents Kitchenette • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room
Latest CQC* Report on Sancroft Hall: click here
*Care Quality Commission (CQC) is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in England.
Job Title: Service Manager
James has worked in the care industry for eight years and has had a variety of different roles including carer, care team manager, deputy manager and finally service manager of Sancroft Hall when he joined The Fremantle Trust in June 2014.
James is passionate about providing quality dementia care and ensuring everyone at Sancroft Hall lives a fulfilling and active life.
James holds the Level 5 Leadership & Management in Care Diploma, as well as a Leadership Award in Dementia Care.
When asked what he likes most about his job, James said “Caring for older people is my passion, excellence in care drives me. That is why I wanted to work for Fremantle because as an organisation, they share my passion”.
James is a proud father of three children and in his spare time he enjoys reading, spending time with his family and sport.
There are currently no Care Home Idol entrants who have performed at Sancroft Hall