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our home manager at Houndswood House

Houndswood House dining room

Meet our Home Manager Francisca Ikwuegbu​


At brighterkind, we know that having a great Home Manager is vital to ensuring the home is well run and that everybody living and working there feels happy and cared for. 

We asked Francisca, Home Manager at Houndswood House a little bit about herself and why she loves every day in her role.


What is your professional background?

I have a Diploma in Nursing, a BSc tissue Viability and a MSc in leadership and experience in management in public services. Previously I have worked in different care homes at various levels of care ranging from nursing roles, tissue viability nurse, deputy manager role, home manager role and quality and compliance role.


As well as being a home manager, you are are also a registered nurse, why did you first get in to nursing?

I got into nursing due to the passion I have for looking after and helping vulnerable people.


What one thing do you enjoy most about your job?

I love looking after vulnerable adults and having a positive impact in their lives.


What are your interests outside work?

I enjoy taking part in church activities, conferences, health teaching and watching TV.


For more information about Houndswood House Care home, or to arrange to meet with Francisca, please contact the home on: 01923 708 592

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