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This is…

a career with Barchester Healthcare

When you join the Barchester family, we don’t just want you to feel valued, we want you to truly love what you do. This is your chance to make a difference every day.


Nursing Careers

We know each day as a nurse is unique. And we understand your role is filled with life-changing moments. That’s why here at Barchester, we’re committed to rewarding your amazing work and dedication. With the autonomy to deliver the highest quality care and support to our residents and patients, you’ll feel truly empowered.


Care Careers

We know compassion is part of you. And we understand that caring just comes naturally. That’s why here at Barchester, we’ll create opportunities for you to grow and progress. You’ll be supported when you face new challenges. And be rewarded for your commitment to delivering outstanding care and support to our residents.


More opportunities

From hospitality, maintenance and housekeeping, to admin, leadership and corporate roles, there are endless opportunities to expand your skills and flourish in your career with us. You’ll be rewarded for your continuous hard work and the crucial part you play in the teams that keep our homes, hospitals and organisation thriving.



Whether you are just starting your career in the care sector or looking to retrain, we offer a selection of learning and development opportunities for both new and existing employees. With a wide range of apprenticeships and qualifications available, you’ll be supported every step of the way on your chosen career path.

This is…

a career with great benefits and rewards

We recognise that you and your role is pivotal in shaping the future of our organisation. That’s why in return for your dedication, you’ll receive a competitive salary plus our sector-leading benefits and rewards.

Accidental Death Life Cover

Best Doctors Service

Cycle to Work Scheme

Death in Service Support

Eye Tests & Glasses

We Care


Retail Discounts & Savings


Tax Code Review Service

Training & Development

Wellbeing Support

Barchester Care Awards

Employee of the Month

Long Service Awards

Loyalty Bonus

Refer a Friend Scheme

Rewarding Excellence

This is…

a career that feels like family

Join the Barchester family and you’ll make sure our residents and patients get the outstanding quality of care, support, services and facilities they deserve. After all, we continually meet and exceed all relevant regulatory compliance standards, which means you’ll have everything you need to take pride in your work. This is YOUR career with Barchester Healthcare.

Barchester Dementia Care Specialist Awarded MBE for Services to Dementia Care

Dementia Care Specialist for Barchester Healthcare, Deena Heaney, from Alvaston in Derby, has been awarded an MBE, one of the UK’s highest accolades, for services to dementia care. MBE or Member of the Order of the British Empire is an honour that is awarded to a person by the Queen for a particular achievement.  Deena […]

Barchester Celebrates the Retirement of its Longest Serving Member of Staff

Staff and residents at Barchester’s Red Oaks care home in Henfield are celebrating the outstanding contribution of Polly Bearman, who is retiring today after 49 years’ loyal service. For the past 49 years, Polly has held many different roles within the home, turning her hand to where she was needed from housekeeping to hospitality, but […]

Barchester CEO, Dr Pete Calveley, is Named RoSPA Influencer of the Year 2021

Barchester Healthcare’s CEO, Dr Pete Calveley, has been named Influencer of the Year 2021 by RoSPA.  The prestigious title is awarded to those who have made the biggest impact in health and safety, either at work or in the community, in the past 12 months. After one of the worst years the health and social […]

Daredevil 81 Year Old Completes Charity Skydive in Aid of Barchester Care Home

Brave, Mel Shields from Rackheath in Norwich, completed a birthday skydive today in aid of Barchester’s Ashfields care home. Mel decided to celebrate his 81st birthday by tackling a skydive to raise funds for the residents of Ashfields care home. The cause is very close to Mel’s heart and felt inspired by his wife Virginia.  […]