Originally from Stewarton, Janet has gained more than 20 years’ experience in the healthcare sector and has held several managerial positions in various care settings.
She joins Care Living from Bupa, where she held the position of Relief Home Manager, providing support to 27 homes throughout Scotland.
Based on Meiklewood Road, Crossgate care home is part of the Shaftesbury Care Group, operated by Care Living, and provides nursing and dementia care for up to 66 elderly residents.
The purpose built home also has a cinema room, music room, café and a hairdressing salon for residents and their visitors to enjoy.
Janet McGavin said: “I am delighted to be joining an organisation with an excellent reputation in the healthcare sector and will apply the extensive experience that I have gained in my career so far to my new position at Crossgate care home.
“It is such a rewarding role and the residents and staff have made me feel most welcome. I am looking forward to getting to know everyone and for the challenges and the fulfilment that will come with the position.”