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Monica Gums

Deputy Manager

Monica came to work at Primley Court 20 years ago; an established registered mental health nurse who brings to the team a wealth of experience in the field of Mental Illness and neurological impairment.
“I understand the challenges we face with increasing complex health conditions, subsequent behaviours and the need to enhance the well-being of residents whilst maximising their potential”
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Monica came to work at Primley Court Nursing Home some 20 years ago; an established registered mental health nurse who brings to the team a wealth of experience in the field of Mental Illness and neurological impairment.

“I understand the challenges we face with increasing complex health conditions, subsequent triggered behaviours and the need to enhance the well-being of our residents whilst maximising their potential”

“I aim to empower our staff team to understand dementing illness; educating them and focusing them on person centred care, responding kindly to resident’s feelings and needs.”

Monica works collaboratively with our local Mental Health support teams to plan and manage each residents unique presentations focusing on enablement, safety and best practice in care.

Monica is now enjoying being a grandmother but still finds time for her long held passion for keeping horses and event riding.