at Kenton Manor Care Home

Please get in touch with us to discuss a virtual tour of our home, or simply just to make an enquiry.

Care Home Manager - Irene Turnbull

My name is Irene Turnbull and I am the CQC Registered Manager of Kenton Manor and have been in post since August 2020.

I have been managing nursing homes since 2016 with a further five years of experience in deputy managerial roles.

I started my career as a Sister in the Freeman hospital where I stayed for many years before coming into the nursing home sector.

My role is to oversee the care given to our residents and ensure the home is a lovely safe, welcoming and happy place for our residents to live.

I believe that the involvement of families in the home is important and will work to encourage partnership with family members.

I am always available to have talk to you whether it is about a concern about your loved one of just a chat feel free to get in touch.

Home Administrator - Michael Thompson

I have been with the company for just over 3 years and have over 10 years experience of working in administration.

As the home administrator I oversee staff and personnel, financial matters, medical supplies, facilities, and other duties as specific positions demand.

I ensure that the highest standards of hospitality and welcome are demonstrated at all times towards guests and  visitors entering and departing the home.

Support Services Manager - Sheila Lucas

As the Service Support Manager for Kenton Manor,  I manage all of the ancillary staff at the care home, ensuring that high standards are maintained.

I have 37 years experience working within the care sector. 

I have been in this current role since April 2020.

Chef - Steve Kalthober

As the Head Chef for Kenton Manor, I pride myself in the delivery of providing nutritious food/menus for the residents that live here.

I have 23 years experience working as a Chef with 21 of those working in a Residential Care setting. 

Maintenance - Stephen Christie

I have been a Kenton Manor as maintenance for a short period of time however I have 9 years experience working within the hotel services industry.

Raymond Carty - Handyman

I am from a small town in Scotland called Livingston and moved to Newcastle in 2010. In my career I have had some interesting roles, one of which was a Private Security/Counter Terrorism Officer for the Scottish Government. I have all types of experience as a maintenance person during my time of working for G4s as an electrical meter installer to working at student accommodations. I went to Newcastle college and got my Stage 1 Health and Safety at work representative and also when I worked at Newcastle University I obtained a Mental Health first aid certificate. In my spare time I play and coach football and I am also a DJ and available for bookings and enjoy spending time with my two children.