Lodge Lane, Wraxall, Bristol BS48 1BJ
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: Jayne Jefferson (Home Manager)
Local Authority / Social Services: North Somerset District Council (click for contact details)
Type of Service: Care Home with nursing – Privately Owned , Registered for a maximum of 60 Service Users
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.
The Granary has a Review Score of 7.5 (7.500)
The Review Score of 7.5 (maximum of 10) for The Granary is based on a) the Average Rating and b) the number of positive Reviews.
a) The Average Rating is 4.4 out of 5 from 1 Reviews over all time. This Average Rating is also the rating value for The Granary in Google's Search Results - more info
b) The score for the number of positive Reviews is 3 out of 5 from 1 positive Reviews in the last 12 months.
a) 5 Points are available for the Average Rating of all Reviews over all time. For each review the Care Home / service is rated Excellent, Good, Satisfactory, Poor or Very Poor on a number of areas eg Staff, Management etc. The Care Home receives points for each rating as follows: Excellent = 5. Good = 4. Satisfactory = 3. Poor = 2. Very Poor = 1. These points are added up and then divided by the total number of completed ratings to generate the average rating.
The Average Rating of 4.417 for The Granary is calculated as follows: ( (5 Excellents x 5) + (7 Goods x 4) ) ÷ 12 Ratings = 4.417
b) 5 Points are available for the number of Positive Reviews in the last 12 months. A Positive Review is defined as any Review with 'Extremely Likely' or 'Likely' in answer to the question 'How likely are you to recommend this Care Home to friends and family if they needed similar care or treatment?'
The 5 points available are broken down as follows:
4 points are available for the first 5 Positive Reviews, 3 points for the first Positive Review and then 0.25 Points for each of the next 4 Positive Reviews.
1 point is available for reaching a target number of Positive Reviews based on 20% of the number of registered beds. If the target is partially reached then that proportion of 1 point is given. eg a Care Home with 50 registered beds has a target of 10 Positive Reviews, if it has 10 or more Positive Reviews it will receive 1 point, if it has 7 reviews will receive 0.7 points.
The 3.083 Points relating to the number of positive Reviews for The Granary is based on 1 positive Reviews in the last 12 months and is calculated as follows:
3 = 3
Target of 12 positive Reviews (60 registered beds ÷ 5). 1 Reviews ÷ 12 Target = 0.083
When a Review is submitted by someone who has previously submitted a Review, only the latest Review will count towards the Review Score.
How Likely are the Reviewers to Recommend The Granary?
Reviewer Connection to The Granary
Submitted from a Website Submission by Jane H on Wednesday 1 February 2017. Relates to January 2017.
Although my mother was a resident for a very brief time, I don't hesitate to recommend this facility for the care of your loved one, the staff are extremely supportive, friendly, helpful and caring. The facility is clean, the individual rooms very comfortable. Please don't be swayed by the negative publicity, I highly recommend you arrange a visit and go and see for yourself, meet the lovely staff at this bright cheerful modern facility, I'm sure you be as impressed as I was!
How likely would you be to recommend The Granary? Extremely Likely
Overall Standard: Good
Care / Support: Excellent
Treated with Dignity: Good
Food & Drink: Good
Safety / Security: Excellent
Value for Money: Excellent
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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