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Find Your Next Job at Drummond Grange Care Home in Lasswade
Bright, airy and homely, Drummond Grange is one of our largest care homes with 111 beds. We have large outside spaces, including a spacious patio with plenty of seating.
We provide care, activities, facilities and food that are all tailored to the individual needs and preferences of our residents. Our team’s warm, person-centred approach ensures that every resident gets the care they deserve. We offer a range of activities, including visits from entertainers, regular bingo sessions and even ice skating. Meanwhile, our chefs provide menus that cater for every taste and dietary need. Our approach is working – in the 2016 Your Care Rating survey, we
received an overall score of 915 out of 1,000.
Join us, and you can expect all the training and development you need to make your own contribution to the warm, welcoming and homely feel of Drummond Grange. You’ll be working
alongside dedicated colleagues who’ll always be happy to lend a hand.
Working for Barchester
Chef & Kitchen Assistant
Where we're based
We are located in Lasswade, a picturesque village on the edge of the river North Esk. We’re just six miles from Edinburgh and our nearest train station is Esbank, which is less than two miles away.
Drummond Grange Care Home
7 Kevock Road
0131 264 0296
Why work at Drummond Grange Care Home in Lasswade?
Join us, and you can look forward to being part of a culture that is friendly, welcoming and always supportive.
At Drummond Grange we provide support to younger adults with physical disabilities, including spinal injury. We also support and care for people with long-term illnesses such as Huntington’s disease and multiple sclerosis. The care we provide varies from life support ventilation, physiotherapy and enteral feeding to physical and psychological assistance with daily routines or pastimes. On separate units, we provide first class 24-hour care for older people with varying nursing or residential support needs.
We’re proud to be one of the first homes to be accredited as part of Barchester’s 10-60- 06 Dementia Care programme, a bespoke training and accreditation programme designed to enhance the dementia care environment. We have a dedicated Memory Lane Community providing 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.
Spinal Injury Care
Physical Disability Services
Parkinson’s Disease Care
Multiple Sclerosis Care
Huntingtons Disease Care
Learning Disability Services
Acquired Brain Injury Care
Younger Physical Disabilities
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”.
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.