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Find Your Next Job at Ottley House Care Home in Shrewsbury
Ottley House is a warm and friendly 72-bed home on the outskirts of Shrewsbury. Our home features spacious bedrooms, elegant dining rooms, cosy lounges, and a lovely garden for our residents to enjoy all year round. Our excellent facilities and supportive environment combined make this the ideal place to deliver person-centred care and develop your career.
The whole team at Ottley House is committed to providing the very best for all residents and their relatives. The maintenance team takes great pride in personalising rooms by putting up pictures, fitting televisions and arranging personal furniture. The catering staff offer a fantastic dining experience where the food is cooked to the highest of standards, and residents’ likes and dislikes are taken into consideration. The activities team works with residents to provide group and individual activities that are stimulating and enjoyable. We have weekly music and movement therapy sessions, visits from entertainers, as well as pub nights and minibus outings to places of interest.
As for our managers, nurses, carers and people in support roles, they’re all committed to making the delivery of quality care possible. If you join our team, you’ll have the first-class facilities, excellent support and career opportunities you need to provide the highest standards of care.
What it’s like working for Barchester
Chef & Kitchen Assistant
Where We're Based
Ottley House is situated on the outskirts of Shrewsbury close to the Welsh border. We’re in a semi-rural location but within easy reach of Chester, Birmingham and the Welsh Coast.
Ottley House Care Home
Corporation Lane, Coton Hill
01743 818 454
Why choose your next care home job at Ottley House Care Home in Shrewsbury, Shropshire
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 and dementia care, as well as respite care and short breaks. Many of our residents are older people, but we also provide services for the under-65s. In addition, we offer care for strokes, early onset dementia, physical disabilities, multiple sclerosis, Parkinson’s and Huntington’s.
We’re proud to be one of the first homes to be accredited as part of Barchester’s 10-60-06 Dementia Care programme. We have a dedicated Memory Lane Community providing specialised 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.
Physical Disability Services
Parkinson’s Disease Care
Multiple Sclerosis Care
Huntingtons Disease Care
Young Onset Dementia Care
Services for under 65’s
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.