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Find Your Next Job at Forest Hill Care Home in Worksop
Based in the East Midlands, Forest Hill is a real home from home. It has 53 beds and a warm, friendly atmosphere. Our gardens are spacious with plenty of outside seating, a sensory area and vegetable plot. Inside the home, we have a conservatory, hair dressing salon and activity room.
Activities are a big focus here at Forest Hill and we make sure our programme is tailored to the individual needs and preferences of residents. Within the home, this includes everything from musical entertainment, crafts and flower arranging through to baking and gardening. We also have regular trips out in our minibus – we recently fulfilled one lady’s long-held dream of visiting the Chelsea Flower Show. We created a Terrace Cafe area recently too. This is a place where visiting families can take their loved one for tea and biscuits, and spend valuable time with them.
Our person-centred approach to care saw us achieve an ‘Outstanding’ rating in our latest inspection. It means when you join Forest Hill, you can be confident that you’ll be working alongside people who are every bit as dedicated as you are. We’ll also make sure you have the training and development you need to continuously build on your skills.
Working for Barchester
Chef & Kitchen Assistant
Where We're Based
We’re based in Worksop in Nottinghamshire, next to the Bassetlaw Showground. Worksop town centre with its rail station is less than a mile away, and we’re handily placed for Carlton Road which links to the A57.
Forest Hill Care Home
Forest Hill Park
01909 768 731
Why work at Forest Hill Care Home in Worksop?
Join us, and you can look forward to being part of a culture that is friendly, welcoming and always supportive.
Forest Hill was specifically designed to deliver first-class nursing care for older people, including those living with dementia. Our 32-bed Memory Lane Community is a prime example of dementia care at its very best. This provides specialist resources, including colour and cues to help residents navigate through the home as well as thoughtful interior design to help with reminiscence.
Our brand new, purpose-built Portland Suite unit has 21 en-suite rooms and first opened its doors in May 2012. Here, we work towards supporting choice, change and independence for younger adults with mental health needs and associated challenges. Our aim is to offer a therapeutic environment where we can support each resident on their individual pathway to wellbeing. We also offer respite care and short breaks.
Parkinson’s Disease Care
Multiple Sclerosis Care
Huntingtons Disease Care
Respite Care and Short Break
Mental Health Services
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.