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Find Your Next Job at Field House in Church Stretton
Small and friendly with just 20 beds, Field House provides a welcoming home from home environment. Field House has lovely gardens, two separate lounges and a conservatory that overlooks our lawn. We also have a well-stocked library and two beautiful dining rooms.
Everything we do here is about providing the very best in person-centred care. We spend time getting to know our residents so we can understand their histories and help them enjoy their day-to-day lives with us. Our activities team creates meaningful activities to suit every taste and ability, always aiming to appeal to our residents’ interests as well as sparking new ones. Similarly, our chefs spend time chatting to our residents so they can accommodate their individual needs and preferences. We’re a committed team and we were delighted to have performed strongly in the Your Care Rating 2016 survey, with an overall score of 915 out of 1,000 from residents, and 918 from their families and friends.
Life here means being part of a warm and compassionate team. We’ll make sure you have the training and development you need to fulfil your potential so that you can, in turn, help to enhance the lives of all the residents we care for and support.
Working for Barchester
Chef & Kitchen Assistant
Where We're Based
We’re situated in rural Shropshire, close to the local amenities of Church Stretton with good public transport links – Church Stretton train station is just a short walk away from the home. We’re also close to the A49 which goes to Shrewsbury to the north, and Hereford to the south.
Field House Drive, Off Sandford Avenue
01694 794 107
Why work at Field House in Church Stretton?
Join us, and you can look forward to being part of a culture that is friendly, welcoming and always supportive.
Field House provides residential care for frail older people, people with disabilities and people with sensory impairments. We also provide respite care and short breaks. We have strong links with local health practitioners, including GPs and district nurses.
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.