The Granary Dementia Care Centre provides an extensive range of care support for people with dementia and Huntingdon's disease, while also having places for residential and respite admissions.
A comfortable facility with spacious rooms and an atrium, The Granary contributes to its service users' peace of mind and sense of calm, ideal for those with in a sensitive state of mental health.
There are eighteen bedrooms in total, all fitted with nurse call systems and staff keep regular checks throughout the day and night to protect every residents' well-being.
Group: Shaw Healthcare
Person in charge: Tracey O'Halloran (Manager)
Local Authority / Social Services: North Somerset District Council (click for contact details)
Type of Service: Care Home with nursing – Privately Owned , 60 residents
Registered Care Categories*: Dementia • Detention Under Mental Health Act • Mental Health Condition • Old Age
Specialist Care Categories: AIDS/HIV • Alzheimer's • Anorexia/Bulimia/Self Harming • Cancer Care • Cerebral Palsy • Epilepsy • Head/Brain Injury • Hearing Impairment • Huntington's Disease • Motor Neurone Disease • Multiple Sclerosis • Neuropathic • Parkinson's Disease • Schizophrenia • Speech Impairment • Stroke • Visual Impairment
Admission Information: Ages 65+.
Languages Spoken by Staff (other than English): Polish, Tagalog
Single Rooms: 60
Rooms with ensuite WC: 60
Facilities & Services: Day Care • Respite Care • Convalescent Care • Physiotherapy • Separate EMI Unit • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Pets by arrangement • Smoking not permitted • Close to Local shops • Near Public Transport • Lift • Stairlift • Wheelchair access • Gardens for residents • Bar/Cafe on premises • Residents Kitchenette • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room • Residents Internet Access
Latest CQC* Report on The Granary: click here
*Care Quality Commission (CQC) is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in England.
Recommendation Score: 7.1 (7.050)
The user 'Recommendation Score' (7.1 for The Granary) is calculated using a combination of the average of all ratings on user Recommendations submitted in the last 2 years, and the total number of user recommendations submitted in relation to the number of beds at the care home. The maximum Recommendation Score is 10. To see more about the carehome.co.uk user recommendations please click here.
Submitted by Ann Taggart (Relative of Resident/Service User) on Monday 9 December 2013.
Great efforts are being made by management and staff to improve all aspects of care. Recently become compliant in all areas. Staff appear happier. Well done and keep up the good standard of care. As a relative, it is important to believe that my family members are safe, fed and watered, and treated with dignity and respect at all times, not just when we are visiting. Communication has improved greatly.
Overall Standard: Good
Care / Support: Good
Treated with Dignity: Good
Food & Drink: Good
Safety / Security: Good
Value for Money: Good
Job Title: HR Manager
I started working for Shaw as the HR Manager in 2012 covering the Wales and South-West Region. I'm responsible for helping the managers with aspects of employing and supporting their staff team which is an incredibly varied and exciting role.
One of my main responsibilities is overseeing the recruitment of our staff. Working in care as a support worker can be a fantastic feeling. You get to make a real difference to the lives of vulnerable people whilst earning a competitive salary. I meet people on a daily basis who are incredibly passionate about what they do, and its great to see our core values or 'wellness, happiness, and kindness' really being put to use when it comes to the care of our service users.
We are always on the look out for committed people who would like to compliment our existing staff team. If you would like to consider a career in care for the first time, or whether you are an experienced carer we would be happy to talk through the positions we have available with you.
If you would like to know anything please call us on 02920 365072 or you can check out our job vacancies at www.shaw.co.uk
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