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Find Your Next Job at Ashminster House Care Home in Ashford
Ashminster House is a modern, purpose-built care home offering 24-hour nursing and dementia care in a warm and inviting environment. We have 60 bedrooms, tasteful dining rooms and cosy lounge areas overlooking an enclosed patio and garden with a vibrant mix of plants and shrubs. The atmosphere is very relaxed and our team is committed to offering our residents the very best in person-centred care. We were delighted to receive an overall score of 937 out of 1,000 by our residents, and 902 by their families and friends.
Our focus is on helping our residents to enjoy independence, choice and freedom within a safe and homely setting. We offer a wide range of activities to suit every taste and ability – these range from arts and crafts to music and cooking, and our skilled team of chefs makes sure that we offer a varied menu of nutritious and appetising meals.
Join us, and you’ll be part of a team that makes sure that each resident feels completely supported in every aspect of their lives. You can also expect all the support and training you need to thrive.
Working for Barchester
Chef & Kitchen Assistant
Where We're Based
Our home is located close to the historic market town of Ashford. Ashford International train station is less than a mile away and we’re also very handily placed for the M20.
Ashminster House Care Home
Clive Dennis Court, Willesborough
01233 885 934
Why work at Ashminster House Care Home in Ashford?
Join us, and you can look forward to being part of a culture that is friendly, welcoming and always supportive.
We provide 24-hour nursing care as well as providing care for people at various stages of dementia. We also offer respite care and short breaks.
We’re proud to be one of the first homes to be accredited as part of Barchester’s 10-60-06 Dementia Care programme. Developed by our Director of Dementia Care, this training and accreditation programme enhances our care environment and the interactions between our staff, residents, their relatives and health professionals.
Physical Disability Services
Parkinson’s Disease Care
Multiple Sclerosis Care
Respite Care and Short Break
See for yourself what it’s like to work at Barchester
Become part of the Barchester Family and ensure people get the quality of care they deserve. But don’t just take our word for it, see what our colleagues have to say about working at Barchester:
“No two days are ever the same, which makes working for Barchester very fulfilling. I get great opportunities to learn new skills and the training they provide has enabled me to progress within the company. Its great to work alongside colleagues that genuinely care for our residents – from day one I felt part of the “Barchester Family”.
“I really enjoy working for Barchester in my role as a qualified Nurse as the complexity of care we give makes the role really interesting with a variety of care and level of autonomy you get that I didn’t get in the NHS. Barchester are great for training and career progression. I love feeling part of the “Barchester Family” and the support I get form colleagues is second to none”.
“Working for Barchester really is rewarding. Seeing the impact as General Manager that I can make on our residents is a real satisfaction. There’s great opportunities to develop within the company with lots of opportunity for promotion. The team I work with are great and there’s a great sense of the ‘Barchester family’ between staff and residents”.
What People Have to Say About Us
At Barchester, we don’t just accept difference—we celebrate it, we support it, and we thrive on it for the benefit of our colleagues and residents. Barchester is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace.