Callan, Co. Kilkenny
tel: 056 77 555 15
Management Team

Management Team at Strathmore Lodge Nursing Home

​Our staff of committed and dedicated professionals works with residents and their families to ensure that their stay in Strathmore Lodge, whether long-term or short-term, is enjoyable.


Liam and Ciara Harvey

Qualifications and experience

Liam is the registered provider of care at Strathmore Lodge along with his wife, Ciara.

Liam has been involved professionally in the management and provision of nursing home services since 1993. He established Strathmore Lodge in Kilkenny in 2005 and continues to maintain a hands-on approach to care services.


Sarah McGrath, Director of Nursing

Qualifications and experience

Sarah qualified as an RGN (Registered General Nurse) in 1983. Over a long career she has gained experience in a variety of care settings. Since 2003 Sarah has focused on care of the older person. She has completed courses in:

  • Certificate in Essential Palliative Care Principals & Practice
  • Certificate in Gerontology (FETAC Level 6)
  • Certificate in Person Centred Dementia Care “An Emotional Journey”
  • Advanced Certificate in Management (FETAC Level 6)
  • Professional Certificate in Nursing (Care of the Older Person in a Residential Nursing Home Setting) (Level 8)
  • Certificate in Dementia Care Mapping

Sarah’s career with Strathmore Lodge Nursing Home began as a staff nurse in 2005. She was appointed Assistant Director of Nursing in 2006 and in 2007 she took on the role of Director of Nursing. Sarah really believes in a holistic approach to care provision and constantly endeavours to upgrade her own training and knowledge and that of other members of staff.