Westwood has been a family run business since 1982 and is under the personal supervision of the directors who are very much involved with the day to day running of the home.
The staff team is headed by the registered manager, who is a trained nurse and has the Registered Managers Award in Care. Helen Seddon is our deputy manager and has also achieved her NVQ 4 in Health and Social Care, having been part of the team at Westwood for over twenty years. Our team of senior carers, carers, cooks, activities co-ordinator, cleaners, and a handyman/driver deliver a quality care service in a friendly, homely environment.
Our well trained work force has many years of experience and the majority have been employed here for 5 years or more. We support all our staff with on going training to maintain our high standard of care, almost all the carers have gained their NVQ Level 2 or above in Care or Health and Social Care.