Meet the Westgate House Care Home team

Our staff are what hold the home together. Each one of these team members are dedicated to providing high quality care and services to those we support, and ensuring that residents enjoy all aspects of life at our home. See below to meet some of our friendly faces:

Hugo Gomes Ruela

General Manager

Hi, my name is Hugo, and I am the General Manager here at Westgate House. Welcome to our website!

I qualified as a nurse in Portugal and developed a diverse clinical background, namely in intensive care.

Upon moving to the UK in 2015, I developed a true passion for palliative care and obtaining great outcomes in difficult situations.

My management career started in 2017, having experience in both residential and nursing settings.

I am delighted to work with the residents, their families and staff here at Westgate House.

My door is always open to discuss the care we provide so please drop in for a cup of tea.

Theresa Zuwaradoka

Deputy Manager

Hi, my name is Theresa, and I am the Deputy Manager here at Westgate House.

Anamaria Lacob

Clinical Lead

Hi, my name is Anamarie and I am the Clinical Lead here at Westgate House.

Claude Murphy

Home Administrator

I joined Barchester, Westgate House care Home in October 2022, as the Home Administrator. I deal with all aspects of administration to ensure that the home runs smoothly.

Maryna Prodius-Ekiyo

HR Administrator

I enjoy meeting residents and their families and developing new and old relationships. I find working in a care home environment very rewarding. I work closely with the General Manager to ensure the smooth running of the home with the team.

Sandra Riley

Head Chef

Hello, my name is Sandra. I am the Head Chef here at Westgate House. I have been working at Westgate House since August 2021.

Roger Del Campo

Roger Del Campo

Maintenance Manager

I am responsible for both the practical aspect of the homes upkeep, as well as all the documentation record keeping to fully comply with all aspects of the home maintenance. I am an active part of the home and enjoy developing relationships with contractors to the home as well as the residents for whom I am dedicated to ensuring the home is maintained to our high standards. I have worked at the home in this role for the past 8 years. I am a down to earth and cheerful chappy and I enjoy looking after our pretty gardens.

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Kelly Meadows & Sandra Joseph

Activity Coordinators

Kelly and Sandra are our Activities Coordinators here at Westgate House. 

Tracy Flanagan

Admin Assistant and Activities Coordinator

Hi, my name is Tracy and I am the new Admin Assistant and Activities Coordinator here at Westgate House.

Life at our homes booklet

Read our brochure 'Providing great quality care and wellbeing' for more information on how we're here to help you and your loved one.
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Food & Nutrition

Food and nutrition

We offer a constantly evolving menu that caters to the tastes and dietary requirements of those we support.

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Activities & Events


Our activities programme is planned with individual tastes in mind, and residents always have the opportunity to try new and exciting things.

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Care & Facilities

Care and facilities

Our facilities are designed to the highest standards and the care we provide is delivered by passionate and highly-trained professionals.

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What happens now?

Are you ready to discuss your individual care requirements? Pick up the phone and talk to us, book a visit to our care home or come and take a look around our facilities.

Care enquiries

020 3811 1324

All other calls

020 8534 2281

Our fees and contract

We want to be as transparent as possible about how we charge for the different services we provide as well as what’s included in our contract. Please click the links below to find out more about our fees and contract.

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Here to help you make the right decision about your care requirements.

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