1 Pitshanger Lane, Ealing, London W5 1RH
Kent Lodge is a purpose-built care home that has thirty-eight bedrooms, including its own dedicated dementia wing, and completed construction in 1994 in order to offer a modern care service for many years.
The home's professional team work with personalised care packages and are experienced in looking after a number of short-term respite requirements.
Shaw Healthcare treats the needs of the elderly and vulnerable with as serious and versatile an attitude as possible, while also looking to offer living environments that are pleasant and homely enough for people to think of as their own.
Group: Shaw Healthcare
Person in charge: Michele Tricker (Manager)
Local Authority / Social Services: London Borough of Ealing Council (click for contact details)
Type of Service: Care Home only (Residential Care) – Privately Owned , Registered for a maximum of 38 Service Users
Registered Care Categories*: Dementia • Old Age
Specialist Care Categories: Alzheimer's
Admission Information: Ages 65+.
Single Rooms: 38
Rooms with ensuite WC: 0
Facilities & Services: Physiotherapy • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Pets by arrangement • Close to Local shops • Near Public Transport • Lift • Wheelchair access • Gardens for residents • Residents Kitchenette • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room
Latest Care Quality Commission* Report on Kent Lodge: click here
* Care Quality Commission is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in England.
Job Title: HR Manager
I started working for Shaw in 2001 as a Home Administrator. I'm now the Regional HR Manager for the South East Region and 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 or nurse 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