Irvine Watson – Managing Director
Irvine and Christine Watson formed LittleInch Ltd in 1988, opened LittleInch Care Home on 15th January 1990 and Erskine Care Centre on 1st April 2005. Previously, Irvine worked as a director of a Glasgow civil engineering company and as a senior manager with AMEC, the multinational civil engineering, building and mechanical services company. He completed an MBA at the University of Glasgow in 1993 and presently manages the business. Irvine and Christine have three children Andrew, Ian and Katie and three grandchildren, Ruaridh, Aulay and Eli.
Margaret MacDonald – Director of Nursing
Margaret MacDonald joined LittleInch Care Home on 20th May 1991. She trained at the Southern General Hospital initially as an Enrolled Nurse but went on to further training and qualified as an RGN in 1986. She initially came to LittleInch as a full time Staff Nurse and within 6 months was promoted to Assistant Manager, then Manager in 1998. In 2001 she completed an HNC in Business Administration at Reid Kerr College. She enjoys working out at the gym, walking, eating out (especially a nice curry), reading and the theatre. Margaret has two daughters, Laura and Elizabeth.
Christine Watson – Director
Christine formed LittleInch Ltd in 1988 with Irvine. Christine trained at Scunthorpe General Hospital and as a qualified nurse has made a significant input into the Care Home. Christine is responsible for purchasing across both care homes and takes a keen interest in the welfare of our residents. Christine enjoys spending time with her grandchildren Ruaridh, Aulay and Eli.
All three directors are actively engaged in the operation of the company on a daily basis.
Katrina Hamilton – Finance Manager
Katrina is based in Erskine and handles the accounts for all of our clients and suppliers.
Inchinnan Care Home
Christine Shambrook – Assistant Manager
Debbie Hannay – Administrator
Erskine Care Home & Day Care Centre
Kirsty Cartin – Assistant Manager
Janice Stevenson – Administrator
At Inchinnan and Erskine we engage staff in the following disciplines:
First Level Registered Nurses Nursing Care Assistant Team Leaders
Nursing Care Assistants Activities Leader
Chef Catering Assistants
Health and Safety Leader Hotel Services Personnel
Maintenance Operative Gardener
Day Care Leader (Erskine) Day Care Assistants (Erskine)
On entering either home look out for the notice board for pictures with names. Staff will also have a name badge with their job title on their uniform, feel free to approach anyone at any time.