About Kingsacre Care Home

Set in Duntocher, Scotland, near Clydebank, Kingsacre Care Home is a modern yet tranquil home offering panoramic views of the surrounding countryside. Our home is equipped to offer 66 residents luxury en-suite accommodation as well as a range of facilities, such as beautiful lounges and dining areas, a full activities programme and an abundance of outdoor space. We are located in a truly quaint village, and we are proud to have encapsulated that peaceful and relaxing atmosphere into our home. 

Our home is made up of deeply knowledgeable and empathetic staff, who draw on their wealth of experience to deliver unwavering standards of Residential, Nursing and Dementia Care. We want to give each and every resident the opportunity to live life the way they want to, and the assurance that we at Kingsacre Care Home will be there to support their health, interests, and ongoing wellbeing.

The Values we Live by at Kingsacre Care Home

We want to ensure that every resident we welcome to Kingsacre Care Home receives the proper level of care for their needs, and in order to do this we prioritise working closely with residents and their loved ones to understand the exact support required. You can rest assured that we are here to offer a helping hand to both residents and their relatives and friends, whether it’s around-the-clock care, assistance with day-to-day living or just simply a chat.

We endeavour to provide a welcoming atmosphere that makes residents feel just as though they’re part of theKingsacre Care Home family. Providing expert advice and help to family and friends, as well as residents who live with us, is a crucial step in delivering the most effective care we can. We’ve always prioritised building strong relationships between staff, residents, and their families, which has allowed us to gain a much more comprehensive picture of our residents, and in turn provide them with the things they love and the opportunities to make the most of every day.

Thanks to our appreciation for our residents’ individuality and our awareness of valuing personal connections with them and their loved ones, we have been able to curate care plans and solutions that are tailored to each and every resident. We are dedicated to ensuring that our residents live the lifestyles that offer them the most happiness, as well as aiding their relatives and friends in any way we can.

Going the Extra Mile

At Kingsacre Care Home, we have always, and continue to, strive to deliver more to our residents and their loved ones. We work hard to ensure our home is accessible to everyone we encounter, and go to great lengths to make certain that our residents feel safe, comfortable and happy in our care. From luxury suites and tranquil gardens, to several peaceful libraries and a cinema room, residents of Kingsacre Care Home can expect to live life to the full. 

Personalising our Care to You

At Kingsacre Care Home, our team is committed and driven to producing detailed and personalised care plans for each individual resident. By tailoring the care we provide our residents, we can guarantee that they are receiving the best possible care for them. In order to achieve this, we work closely with residents and their loved ones to understand their requirements and we also assign each resident a nurse or key worker who can then assure consistency of care for our residents health, interests, and overall wellbeing.

Kingsacre team

Meet the team

  • Home Manager

    Karlynn Wheelan

    Karlynn joined the team at Kingsacre Care Home in April 2021 and has great experience having qualified as a nurse and having worked in the Health and Social Care sector since 2010. Karlynn has a great passion for caring for the elderly and takes great pride in providing a warm and welcoming environment for the residents and their relatives.

  • Clinical Services Manager

    Diana Nkerabahizi

    Diana is a Clinical Services Manager at Kingsacre Care Home. Diana is an approachable, caring and empathetic individual, committed to providing a high standard of care to our residents. Diana has worked in various roles including hospitals, community homes and nursing homes. Diana also has invaluable experience in dementia care.

  • Team Leader

    Mark Pickering

    Joined Kingsacre in July 2021 having worked in care for 11 years. Mark has recently progressed to Team Leader and is working towards SVQ4. Mark always does his very best meet the daily needs of our residents in Kingsacre who have become family to us all.

  • Staff Nurse

    Jessy Joseph

    Jessy has worked as a registered nurse in the UK for 19 years and joined Kingsacre in 2019. Jessy enjoys working in Kingsacre with the residents and team in the home.

  • Care Assistant

    Rosie Brown

    Joined Kingsacre September 2021 as her first job in care. Rosie loves her job in Kingsacre and has really enjoyed getting to know the residents, Rosie also has her own football academy.

  • Care Assistant

    Clare Smallwood

    Joined Kingsacre June 2021 having worked in care for the past 13 years. Clare enjoys doing some exercises with the residents in the afternoon and making them smile.

  • Head Chef

    Mark Burrows

    Mark started his chef career working in 5* hotel in London’s before relocating to Glasgow in 1997 where he worked in Glasgow’s best restaurants and across a variety of sectors in hospitality.  Mark then started working in the care home sector and joined the team at Kingsacre in 2020.  He brings a great deal of passion to his role and strives to make the dining experience for every resident enjoyable and memorable.

  • Head Housekeeper

    Jennifer McDermott

    Jennifer has worked at Kingsacre for 3 years, she enjoys working at Kingsacre and has an amazing Team round about her. Jennifer was recently nominated for Support Staff of the year award at the Scottish Care awards.

  • Financial Administrator

    Karen Thomson

    Karen has extensive experience in administration and has worked the last 10 years in the hospitality and health care sectors.

  • Housekeeper

    Amanda Adams

    Amanda has worked in Kingsacre for 2 years, she thinks Kingsacre is a great place to work and thinks all the staff and residents are lovely

  • Housekeeper

    Liz Scott

    Liz has worked in Kingsacre for oer a year now, she really enjoys working in the home with the residents and staff

Providing High Quality Care is Our Priority

Our goals and objectives are centred around delivering high-quality care services that support individual rights while maintaining privacy, decency, and respect. Our philosophy of care is to promote self-sufficiency whilst making sure our residents know that they can lean on us for help whenever they need, whether that is night or day. Our care staff at Kingsacre Care Home are highly trained and dedicated to providing a high-quality standard of care as well as fostering strong relationships that will allow us to tailor our services.