Nichi Lindsay – General Manager
Nichi joined Nazareth House Manchester in August 2022 as the Registered Manager. Nichi moved into the Care sector in 2016 due to a desire for something ‘more meaningful’; she has over 30 years experience in the Management Sector at various levels, including Regional Management as well as being a Trustee with the RSPCA Halifax, Huddersfield, Bradford & District Branch.
Nichi holds a Masters Degree in Management, a Batchelor of Arts in Law, a Diploma in Health & Social Care Management as well as a number of care related CPD qualifications.
Tami Petruzzelli – Deputy Manager
Jane Hodgkiss & Gail Langford – Administration Team
Our Administration Team consists of Jane Hodgkiss, Senior Receptionist and Gail Langford, who endeavour to ensure that you are made welcome to our Home and given the correct information that you require and ‘signpost’ you to the correct individuals, in order to discuss your family member/s. Jane and Gail are an integral part of our communication system in what is a very busy Home and community.
June Kirkham – Catering Manager & Team
Our Catering Manager June is supported by Jason who is well-qualified for the post and has also won an AA 1st Gold Rosette Award for his culinary skills which will only add to our cuisine. We also have 5 x catering assistants who complete our team perfectly, to ensure that the ‘meal’ experience is 1st class and the Home holds quarterly ‘resident food forums’ so that our residents can provide feedback.
We received 5 stars from local environmental health inspectors and have a reputation for excellent traditional home cooking, nutrition and choice, nothing is too much trouble.
Maxine Watson & Heather Willis – Activities Co-ordinators
Maxine and Heather are devoted to the residents’ welfare, providing a wide range of activities to suit ‘resident group sessions’ as well as one-to-one sessions and Maxine and Heather are always searching for new and interesting sources of activities to carry out within the Home and bring to the Home from outside via various performers and entertainers. The residents’ art work can also be seen displayed around our Home and the Activities Co-ordinators are continuously striving to establish wider links within our local community. Daily Mass is also available, except on Saturdays and to other denominations, can be served at their request.
Robert Wallworth – Maintenance Manager
Robert works tirelessly making certain that all aspects of Maintenance and the Health and Safety requirements of the Home are met adhered to and succeeded. Our grounds are stunning and once again, this is due to Robert, who works hard to ensure the grounds are accessible and beautiful all year round for our residents to enjoy.
We have a good reputation for cleanliness and hygiene and everyone who comes to the home comments on how clean spacious and well kept the Home is. The housekeepers are extremely hard working and take pride in their work. Following our recent Infection Control Audit by the Infection Prevention Team, Manchester House scored 92% – Green which we are extremely proud of.
Head of Care/Nursing Staff/Carers
Led by an experienced Head of Care, we have teams of nurses and carers who ensure the residents have a high quality of individual person centred care. Mandatory training is completed and any other training required is arranged to ensure we are up to date with all aspects of care our residents require. There are individual staff who are specifically trained in certain areas who act as Champions within the home, including end of life, oral health dignity, tissue viability to name but a few.