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Tall Oaks Care Home in Stoke on Trent
A Warm Welcome to Tall Oaks Care Home, Biddulph
Tall Oaks Care Home in Biddulph is a short drive from Stoke on Trent. We are also close to transport links, making us easily accessible for visitors to pop-in for a chat.
Our Care team offers residential care for those who need help with daily tasks, and nursing care for people who have complex medical needs. At Tall Oaks Care Home, we provide both residential dementia care and 24-hour nursing dementia care for residents who require it. We also offer respite care to give family and friends a well-earned break.
Our dementia care is accredited as part of Four Seasons Dementia Care Framework.
We have good links with the community, with the local community helping out transforming our garden with our residents.
Care Available and Weekly Fees
Fees start from £840 per week
We provide care for those who are publicly funded as well as those paying for their own care. For those who are paying for their own care, our weekly fees are broken down by the main care types we offer.Learn More
Life at Tall Oaks Care Home
" I’m so pleased we found Tall Oakes at the hour of need! Staff are friendly, chatty, happy and make the effort to ensure all are happy! The manager is totally approachable and very personable and friendly, and long may the high standards continue!"
"She is happier than I have seen her in a long time. I can only thank the management and staff for the outstanding care they have shown and their willingness to help when we ring."
"I have found the home and staff to be excellent."
Learn more about the care available
For people with an on-going medical condition. This is similar to residential care but with the addition of 24-hour support from a team of qualified nurses. Learn More
Nursing Dementia Care
This is 24-hour nursing care provided by specialist teams trained in the complexities of looking after those living with dementia, who may also have other long-term medical conditions. Learn More
Residential support is for people who need a little help with day to day living such as washing, dressing, eating and taking their regular medication. Learn More
Residential Dementia Care
Our residential dementia care services support people to maintain their independence and individuality, encouraging social activity and building relationships within the home. Learn More
Even the most devoted carer needs a break sometimes. Whether it is for a few days or a few weeks, we are here to step in when you or your carer need us. Learn More
Palliative and End of Life Care
This is specialist support for people with a life-limiting illness to relieve their symptoms and make them as comfortable as possible. We understand that this can be a sensitive time and teams offer compassionate support, providing advice or an opportunity to talk. Learn More
If you are looking for care, we meet hundreds of individuals, family members and friends in a similar position and would be happy to show you the home and discuss care options. Please call, email or fill in the form below.
- Charles Street, Biddulph, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST8 6JB
Care Home ManagerView bio
Care Home Manager
Ruth has worked in the Health and Social Care sector for ten years. She worked as a care assistant whilst completing her studies at college and university to gain her degree in nursing. As a child, Ruth always wanted to work in care, as she was passionate about making a difference in people’s lives. Ruth was particularly interested in working as a mental health nurse as she wanted to support individuals experiencing some of the most difficult times of their lives.
Why did you decide to join Four Seasons Health Care?
I liked the sense of community Four Seasons provides for the team members. It’s great because you never feel alone as the company always provides support to you, ensuring you are providing the best possible care.
What do you enjoy most about your job?
When taking the position as Clinical Lead at Tall Oaks, I only planned to be here temporarily whilst I learnt some new skills. However, nearly four years later, I have progressed to Deputy Manager and now Home Manager. I fell in love with Tall Oaks as it truly feels like a little family unit filled with caring and hardworking team members who strive to provide the best care possible. Most importantly, the relationships I formed with our residents was the key element of why I wanted to build a career at Tall Oaks. I felt they deserved my passion and willingness to support them to live their lives to the fullest and to be happy.
What are your favourite hobbies and pastimes?
When I’m not in work, I love spending time with my little boy Harry, my husband and his two daughters. I also enjoy being active by going to the gym.
Are there any highlights in your career you are particularly proud of?
I have worked hard to progress from qualifying as a nurse to achieving my first role as a Home Manager. I am proud of my dedication to improve, gain new skills and further my knowledge. I have been responsible for supporting the roll-out of the dementia care framework within the home, which has increased team knowledge and improved resident care.
What do you feel is your biggest achievement outside of your career?
My biggest achievement outside of my career is my little boy harry, he is my sunshine!
What are your Qualifications or Work Experience?
I qualified as a Mental Health Nurse in 2014, which involved spending time working in a psychiatric intensive care unit for children. Although this was an intense job, it was extremely rewarding and it has made me the nurse I am today - not afraid of a challenge!
As I was very keen to progress and challenge myself, I became a team leader before moving onto a new area of mental health services. My new role was based in a secure male rehabilitation unit, which focused on supporting those individuals to make a change with the view of returning to a normal life. I have also gained experience as an acting manager of a children’s eating disorder unit, which was a fantastic experience and was incredibly rewarding. In 2016, I joined Tall Oaks with the intention of staying for only six months. However, I fell in love with the job, residents and the team.
What top tips would you give someone when looking for the right care home?
When looking for the right care home for your loved one, visit the home and get to know the staff. You should feel confident the team are there to support you through this challenging transition. Finding care is a daunting experience but the team at Tall Oaks are here to support you and promise to provide the best care possible.
- Contact Number: 01782 482720