Cathkin House, Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathkin House, Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathkin House, Glasgow, Lanarkshire

Cathkin House Care Home offers both residential and respite care services, for up to forty-four residents, from a spacious and purpose-built facility.

Carers are able to use this modern East Kilbride accommodation to aspire to the highest care standards, with residents enjoying en-suite bedrooms, scenic surroundings and a regular programme of outings and activities.

The service respects the privacy and dignity of the individual while being organised to make sure carers are available 24 hours a day.

Group: Care UK Nursing & Residential Care Services

Person in charge: Gill Marshall (Manager)

Local Authority / Social Services: South Lanarkshire Council (click for contact details)

Type of Service: Care Home with nursing – Privately Owned , 44 residents

Registered Care Categories*: Dementia • Old Age

Specialist Care Categories: Cancer Care • Epilepsy • Hearing Impairment • Multiple Sclerosis • Orthopaedic • Parkinson's Disease • Speech Impairment • Stroke • Visual Impairment

Admission Information: Over 65 only. Ages 55+.

Single Rooms: 44

Rooms with ensuite WC: 44

Facilities & Services: Respite Care • Own Furniture if required • Pets by arrangement • Close to Local shops • Near Public Transport • Minibus or other transport • Lift • Wheelchair access • Gardens for residents • Bar/Cafe on premises • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room

* Care Inspectorate is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in Scotland.

Bed Vacancies

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Current Reviews

Review Score: 7.1 (7.145)

The user Review Score of 7.1 for Cathkin House is based on 1 Review/Recommendations. This Review Score of 7.145 is made up of 4 Points relating to the ratings and 3.145 Points relating to the number of positive Reviews/Recommendations.

  • The Review Score is based on user Recommendations/Reviews submitted in the last 2 years. The maximum Review Score is 10. There are 5 Points available for the average of all ratings on users Recommendations/Reviews (Excellent 5, Good 4, Satisfactory 3, Poor 2, Very Poor 1). There are 5 Points available for the total number of positive Recommendations/Reviews submitted in relation to the number of beds at the Care Home.

  • Before 1st July 2015 only accepted Recommendations (positive comments only) and the Ratings were limited to Excellent, Good & Satisfactory. These are marked up as Recommendations.

  • As of 1st July 2015 changed from Recommendations to Reviews (positive and negative comments) and added the Ratings Poor and Very Poor. These are marked up as Reviews. Between 1st July and 31st December 2015, we are still processing a number of Recommendations from Recommendation cards sent out before 1st July (These are marked up as Recommendations).

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I feel that Cathkin House is generally run well. The nurses and staff on my mothers floor look after her well. My mum is fortunate that her family attend everyday to visit and the staff appreciate the help we give, The nurse and carers are very good. Even the cleaner is very attentive to my mum. Sometimes the food could be better. On the whole we are pleased with her care.

How likely would you be to recommend Cathkin House? Extremely LIKELY

Overall Standard: Good

Facilities: Good

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Good

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Satisfactory

Staff: Good

Activities: Satisfactory

Management: Good

Safety / Security: Good

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Good

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Job Vacancies

Catering Assistant Bank

Exceeds National Minimum Wage (Care Home / Nursing Home • Temporary / Cover)
Glasgow, Lanarkshire

Registered Nurse

£11.50-£15.50 per hour (Care Home / Nursing Home • Full Time)
Glasgow, Lanarkshire

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Care Home Idol 2015

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