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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

Bonus Schemes

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.

Women Achieving Greatness – Triple Nomination for Barchester

We are ecstatic to announce that three of our hard-working colleagues have reached the final of the Women Achieving Greatness in Social Care Awards 2023. Over 85% of the social care workforce is female. Many of these hard working, dedicated and talented women juggle the challenges of family life with their career. The purpose of the […]

Care Home Managing Director Named Most Pioneering MD of the Year

Sue Gallagher, Managing Director of Barchester’s Hospitals and Complex Care Division, has been named Most Pioneering Managing Director of the Year 2023 in the Independent Care Home category of the Managing Director of the Year Awards. Organised by SME News magazine, the Managing Director of the Year Awards aim to reward the very best Managing […]

Hawthorns Care Centre Celebrates ‘Outstanding’ CQC Rating

Hawthorns Care Centre in Peterlee, Durham passed a recent Care Quality Commission (CQC) inspection with an overall ‘Outstanding’ rating – the best possible rating – after being praised for operating a safe, responsive, caring, effective and well-led service. The CQC inspected the home on September 27th and 30th 2022 and, when the report was published […]

Simply the Best! Juniper House Scoops Coveted Regional Care Awards Title

Barchester’s Juniper House care home in Brackley, Northamptonshire has been Highly Commended in the East Midlands Care Awards 2022.  Their award was to specifically recognise homes who have been involved in projects with residents and their families to improve care. The East Midlands care home awards celebrate care to be proud of, they look at […]