Current Care Home Jobs at Lochduhar Care Home in Dumfries

Peripatetic Nurse (RGN/RMN) - Bank - Care Home

Pay: £18.50 per hour

Type: Bank

Shift: Mixed

Posted: 3rd October 2019

Expires: 1st November 2019

As a Bank Peripatetic Nurse (RGN/RMN) at Barchester, you’ll travel across your re...

Care Practitioner

Pay: Up to £11.25 per hour

Type: Permanent

Shift: Days

Posted: 30th September 2019

Expires: 29th October 2019

As a Care Practitioner at a Barchester care home, you’ll carry out a range of tas...

Care Assistant - Care Home

Pay: Up to £9.20 per hour

Type: Permanent

Shift: Nights

Posted: 23rd September 2019

Expires: 22nd October 2019

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

Senior Nurse - Care Home

Pay: £16.50 per hour

Type: Permanent

Shift: Nights

Posted: 16th September 2019

Expires: 15th October 2019

ABOUT THE ROLE A Golden Hello is just one of the ways we’ll reward you when you join Barchester in t...

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Find Your Next Job at Lochduhar Care Home in Dumfries


Lochduhar is a purpose-built care home with 89 beds based on the outskirts of Dumfries. Thanks to our specialist facilities, dedicated, welcoming team and expertise, this is an excellent environment in which to deliver the very best in person-centered care.

As a team, we’re focused on helping our residents lead fulfilling lives. We have a comprehensive programme of activities to keep life interesting, from visits by ZooLab, to variety shows, summer fetes, and pampering session in our own hair salon. Personalised care plans, freshly cooked meals and the highest level of nursing care complete the picture.

The team here is made up of managers, nurses, carers and a number of people in support roles in areas like administration and maintenance. All of us take the same pride in making the home somewhere residents and their families enjoy spending time. All of our staff have access to the training and development they need to make the most of their skills and open up new opportunities for their Barchester careers.

What it’s like working for Barchester

Chef & Kitchen Assistant


Care Assistant


Where we're Based

Lochduhar is situated on the outskirts of Dumfries. There are plenty of local amenities nearby, and there’s a regular bus service to and from the town centre.

Lochduhar Care Home

1 Blackley Park Road, Off Hardthorn Road,



01387 800 624

Why choose your next care home job at Lochduhar Care Home in Dumfries, Dumfriesshire

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

We offer 24-hour nursing, residential, and dementia care, as well as respite care and short breaks. We also offer specialist care for those living with Parkinson’s disease or multiple sclerosis.

Our dedicated Memory Lane Community provides the specialist resources for people living with dementia in a homely yet secure environment. This includes colour and cues to help residents navigate through the home as well as thoughtful interior design to help with reminiscence.

Within our community, memory boxes are used to help each person reminisce. Features such as adapted crockery and tableware, sensory gardens with low-risk walkways and activity kitchens also enable people to engage in life’s everyday simple tasks and pleasures.

  • Parkinson’s Disease
  • Multiple Sclerosis Care
  • Nursing Care
  • Respite Care and Short Break
  • Dementia Care
  • Residential 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