Oakwood Grange Care Home Barnsley
Oakwood Grange Care Home is a 60 bed home located in Royston, a small village with a strong community feel.There are good transport links including a bus route to Barnsley and Wakefield and two train stations nearby.Within the village, there is a large Church and two Chapels, a leisure centre and an extensive shopping area called The Wells which includes a bakery, flower shop, various boutiques, Post Office and supermarket.
The home boasts 60 tastefully decorated bedrooms with bespoke furniture and en-suite facilities including a wet room shower.Each bedroom at Oakwood Grange also includes a flat screen TV, DVD player, mini-fridge, access to Freeview, telephone and internet facilities.We encourage residents to personalise their rooms with pictures, trinkets and ornaments.
Oakwood Grange has five lounges for residents and their families to meet and relax.The lounges are regularly used for various entertainment and activities for the residents including chair exercises and crafts.Residents can also participate in day trips including bingo, pub lunches and even meeting up with residents from other Ideal CareHomes for events such as Come Dine With Me themed dinners.There is a stunning on-site hair salon should residents fancy a relaxing, pamper session.
The gardens play a large part in life at Oakwood Grange, with staff encouraging residents and families to get involved with planting vegetables in the raised beds.There are several vegetables grown at Oakwood Grange, such as onions, cabbages and tomatoes, some of which are used in the kitchens and some are sold with proceeds going towards the Resident’s Fund.
Oakwood Grange is quite simply a great place to live!
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Current Vacancies at Oakwood Grange
- Kitchen Assistant
- Domestic Assistant
We are pleased to introduce Oakwood Grange’s Home Manager, Susan Dooler
RGN qualified home manager Susan Dooler has a great interest in the care of older people, with over 12 years of experience including 4 years specialising in the management of dual registered care homes. Susan has taken the opportunity to lead the team in the commissioning of Ideal's new care home in Royston, Oakwood Grange.
Susan and her team are passionate about delivering first class residential and dementia care for all their residents, at an affordable price for all.
Oakwood Grange Feedback
“I find that when I enter the home it is so peaceful and the staff so ready to help in anyway possible. I would recommend anyone to consider this home if the need ever arose. "
“I cannot praise Oakwood Grange highly enough. This is an amazing place where the staff prove, day in day out, that nothing is ever too much. The staff are highly professional, compassionate and dedicated people who genuinely have a very deep interest and affection for the residents. They know their residents as individuals and the care they receive reflects this. They show immense patience, kindness and above all, a desire to make their residents feel safe and happy. The quality of care is outstanding at every level. I feel so very lucky that my mother is cared for by them. It really is a model for how all care homes should be. An incredible, happy place, I have complete trust in them and the care they provide. "