Services at ACCORD

Finance & Support Services

Finance Department

The Finance and Support Services Manager is supported by two assistants who are responsible for producing the monthly management accounts.

Barbara Garrity

Barbara Garrity - Finance & Support Services Manager

Barbara Garrity, Finance & Support Services Manager, has the responsibility to ensure the effective and efficient provision of services including the Finance, Catering, Housekeeping, Drivers and Maintenance Departments at ACCORD. Barbara joined ACCORD in 2001 as a Finance Assistant, she holds the Chartered Management Institute Diploma in Management and Leadership. In 2011 Barbara was promoted and became part of the Senior Management Team and provides and receives support from the Chief Executive and Board of Directors.

Catering Department

The Senior Cook is supported by two cooks and a catering assistant.

Their aim is to provide varied and nutritionally balanced meals for patients, staff, volunteers, relatives and visitors. They achieve this by serving traditional homemade meals and snacks, using good quality fresh ingredients.

Housekeeping Department

The Senior Housekeeper is supported by five assistant housekeepers.

Their aim is to ensure cleanliness standards are maintained throughout the Hospice and to prevent cross infection to patients, staff and visitors whilst maintaining a comfortable homely environment.

Drivers / Porters & Maintenance Team

The team ensure all transport requests are met whether it is bringing patients from their own home to our Inpatient Unit, Day Therapy Unit or any of our other departments for an Outpatient appointment. They are also responsible for assisting with the compliance of Health and Safety and Control and Prevention of Infection procedures by completing maintenance schedules and carrying out minor repairs throughout the Hospice.

How to get in Contact

  • Barbara Garrity – 0141 581 2000