Richmond Court Nursing Home
About Richmond Court Nursing Home Durham
Richmond Court is a purpose-built 46-bed residential care home located within the Willington Care Village, Crook, County Durham. All of the rooms have en-suite facilities to help residents live as independently as possible.
- Bipolar/Manic Depression
- Challenging Behaviour
- Down Syndrome
- Head/Brain Injury
- Hearing Impairment
- Speech Impairment
We provide care on a long term basis, as well as short term respite care to allow families and loved ones to take a break from their caring roles.
Care at Richmond Court
We provide a variety of services to meet the health and personal care needs of our residents, so they are cared for in a dignified manner during their stay with us. Led by Registered Manager Julie Gray, RNLD, our talented team of experienced staff takes a person-centred approach, so residents feel comfortable and settled at their home away from home.
Protecting the health and safety of our residents is at the heart of everything we do, which is why we have developed excellent ties with local GPs, nurses and commissioners for easy access to medical attention if required.
Facilities at Richmond Court
Our dedicated chef creates appetising, well-balanced meals for all of our residents, catering to individual preferences and dietary requirements to ensure they enjoy their meal times.
Richmond Court offers car parking, Wi-Fi, is pet-friendly and provides a wide range of other services, such as:
- Visiting Chiropody
- Visiting Dental Care
- Visiting Optician
We also pride ourselves on our manicured private gardens where residents can take a stroll or sit and watch the wildlife
Activities at Richmond Court
Our appointed activities coordinator creates a weekly schedule to entertain and engage residents. Our activities are designed to keep the minds and bodies of our residents active, while giving them an opportunity to socialise and perhaps even learn something new. Our full programme includes:
- Day Trips/Outings
- Exercise Classes
- Live Entertainment
- Short Break Holidays
- Church Services
- Arts and Crafts
- Seasonal Parties
Local amenities near Richmond Court
Surrounded by local supermarkets and eateries, Richmond Court is less than a 5-minute drive / 20-minute walk from Jubilee Nature Area overlooking the River Wear. It is approximately a 15-minute drive to Durham where popular spots to visit include the Botanic Garden, Durham Cathedral and Durham Castle. For those looking to travel a little further afield, Newcastle is less than an hour’s drive away.
And for the sports fans, Willington Football Club and Cricket Club are within walking distance, which makes for a fun day out on a sunny day!
Transport links near Richmond Court
Richmond Court has good transport links with the No 46 bus from Durham and the No 108 and 109 from Bishop Auckland. Both bus services stop within a two-minute walk from the care home.
The nursing home is also less than a 20-minute drive away from Durham railway station which operates a reliable train service.
Jobs at Richmond Court
Are you interested in joining a friendly care home in Durham? Look no further than Richmond Court. Simply pay a visit to our Careers and Vacancies page for a list of available roles at the nursing home and send us your CV.
Life at Richmond Court Nursing Home
We strive to provide the best care availableTo promote and maximise independence To promote choice, dignity, respect and control To promote individuality within a person centred approach
Join The Team
View the open positions for Richmond Court Nursing Home
Chef Richmond Court Nursing Home
We are looking for a chef to join our team at Richmond Court, a purpose-built 46 bedded residential care home that specializes in Alzheimer’s, learning disability and dementia-related care. Responsibilities included in this role: Supervise and instruct...Full job details
Peripatetic Nurse Richmond Court Nursing Home
We are looking for a Peripatetic nurse to join our team at Richmond Court, a residential care home that specializes in Alzheimer’s, learning disability and dementia-related care. Welcome bonus of £500 upon completion of probation! 132 hrs per every 4...Full job details
Night Nurse Richmond Court Nursing Home
We are looking for a night nurse to join our team at Richmond Court, a purpose-built 46 bedded residential care home that specializes in Alzheimer’s, learning disability and dementia-related care. Welcome bonus of £500 upon completion of probation! Job purpose is...Full job details
If you would like to find out more about Richmond Court’s residential care in Durham, or you have a specific enquiry then please contact us and we will be pleased to assist you.
We look forward to hearing from you.