Braidley House

Braidley House is located in the Alvaston area of Derby and is situated within walking distance of local amenities including shops, banks, post office and cafés. The home is also only a short bus ride away from the city centre. The home is located in the catchment area of the Noel-Baker School and close to Merrill College, Chellaston Academy, West Park Community School and Lees Brook Community Sports College.

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Customer Feedback

Feedback from young people includes:

“The house was nice, the bedrooms are big and look good, it feels really welcoming and the kitchen is really nice and big”

“Staff have all been eager to learn, engaged well and have really been getting stuck in, very impressed”


“The home is absolutely beautiful and will provide a nurturing environment to a supportive staff team and management team. I wish Braidley House all the success for the future”

“The home is situated within a well established community”

“Excellent location for access to local education provision”

Management Profile

Braidley House - Manager

Braidley House is managed by Rachel Gillott. Rachel has in excess of 10 years experience working with children and young people in a variety of settings. Over the past 4 years Rachel has worked in residential care, developing quickly within her roles to position of home manager.

Rachel holds QCF Level 5 in Leadership and Management for Health and Social Care: Children and Young People’s services. Rachel is a passionate manager, who works hard to encourage each and every young person in her care to achieve their full life potential.