Ann Wynn, who has more than 30 years’ experience in the care sector, has been appointed to the role of Manager.
Following five years of training, Ann qualified as a registered general nurse in 1987 and has since gained extensive qualifications and invaluable experience in Clinical Skills, Management and Nurse Education.
The home is also undergoing a major refurbishment as part of Akari Care’s £12 million investment programme in its homes throughout the UK.
A number of bedrooms in the home are being re-decorated, including the replacement of carpets, curtains and chairs to make the areas more appealing and comfortable for residents.
Based on Edgeley Road, Edgeley House is operated by Akari Care and provides nursing care for up to 51 elderly residents, some of whom also require dementia care.
Akari Care aims to maintain lifestyles as similar as possible to those enjoyed at home, with an extensive range of activities which individuals can enjoy and benefit from.
Ann said: “I am delighted to have been appointed as home Manager at Edgeley House and will bring a wealth of skills, experience and knowledge to the role. I will strive to continue delivering the exceptional standard of care that Edgeley House offers residents, as well as continuing to promote a happy culture and enjoyable environment.”
Ann added: “The environment of a care home is extremely important and has a major impact on the lives’ of residents and needs to be safe, fresh and comfortable. This major investment will have a positive impact on the home making the area more appealing and, above all, will offer an even greater standard of living for our residents.”