The Owner visits regularly and happily leaves the day to day running of the home to the manager, Emma Hume. Emma has worked here over 20 year since leaving college, working her way up from care assistant to assistant manager and now registered manager. She has gained the neccessary qualifications for the post, completing her NVQ4 + registered managers award.
Burnside court is staffed 24 hours a day by very dedicated, trained staff, many of who have worked here for several years. All staff are given the opportunity to complete their QCF /Diploma's in Health and Social Care.
All our staff keep up to date in all the mandatory training e.g. Induction, First aid, Medication, Fire safety, Health and safety, Manual Handling, Infection control, Safeguarding, Diet and nutrition as well as in-depth Dementia Training. Along side our mandatory courses we will undertake any other training as the opportunity arises.
Viitors are welcome anytime and are encouraged to join in with activities, seasonal celebrations and special occasions. If you would like to stay for a meal with your loved one then please just ask.
Burnside court used to be 2 old houses built in 1892. It has been professionally converted to retain its character and yet provide modern comfort and security.
The Property is located close to paignton town center, on the level with only a short walk to the shops. We are close to victoria park with local bus stops only 50 yards away