Hawthorns Care Centre in Peterlee

Current Care Jobs at The Hawthorns Care Centre in Peterlee

Care Home Deputy Manager

Pay: £42,000.00 per annum

Type: Permanent

Shift: Days

Posted: 9th November 2020

Expires: 10th December 2020

ABOUT THE ROLEThe Hawthorns is a specialist neuro-rehab facility, supporting adults with traumatic a...

Care Assistant - Bank - Care Home

Pay: £8.72 per hour

Type: Bank

Shift: Mixed

Posted: 3rd November 2020

Expires: 2nd December 2020

As a Bank Care Assistant at a Barchester care home, you’ll help residents enjoy e...

Registered Nurse (RGN) - Bank - Care Home

Pay: £16.00 per hour

Type: Bank

Shift: Mixed

Posted: 3rd November 2020

Expires: 2nd December 2020

As a Bank Registered Nurse at a Barchester care home, you’ll look after the physi...

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Find Your Next Job at Hawthorns Care Centre in Peterlee

The Hawthorns

With 104 beds, Hawthorns is one of our larger care homes. It is modern, purpose-built and located in a peaceful residential area of Peterlee. We have bright and airy inside spaces and plenty of beautiful garden areas complete with outdoor seating.

Every member of the Hawthorns team is focused on delivering the best in person-centred care. We provide tailored care plans, menus to suit every taste and dietary need, and a wide range of activities for groups and individuals, including music therapy. We’ve even had a visit from some mini ponies. The compassion and dedication of our teams was recognised in the 2016 Your Care Rating survey when we received an overall performance rating score of 909, out of 1,000.

Life with us means being part of a dedicated team with a shared passion for delivering the highest standards of care for our residents. We offer high standards of training and development for our employees too. We’ll help you to be at your best so you can help our residents to live their lives to the full.

What it’s like working for Barchester

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Where We're Based

Our home is located in Peterlee, close to the Durham Heritage Coast and just on the edge of Castle Eden Dene National Nature Reserve. We’re handily placed for the A19 and Durham itself is just six miles away.

Hawthorns Care Centre

O'Neill Drive, North Blunts




0191 640 9196

Why choose your next care home job at Hawthorns Care Centre in Peterlee, Durham

Join us, and you can look forward to being part of a culture that is friendly, welcoming and always supportive.

We provide first-class 24-hour nursing and dementia care. We also provide a neurological rehabilitation service for younger adults and offer respite stays and short breaks.

Our Memory Lane Community provides specialist resources for people living with dementia. This includes colour and cues to help residents navigate through the home as well as thoughtful interior design to help with reminiscence. The community is visited regularly by a consultant psychiatrist. Our neurological rehabilitation unit is supported by a consultant neurologist, a team of physiotherapists and an occupational therapist, in addition to our nursing, activities, support and hospitality teams.

  • Spinal Injury Care
  • Neuro Rehabilitation Service
  • Services for under 65’s
  • Nursing Care
  • Respite Care and Short Break
  • Dementia Care
  • Acquired Brain Injury Care

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:

Care Assistant
Care Assistant

“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”.

General Manager
General Manager

“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