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Find Your Next Job at North Park Care Centre in Darlington
North Park is an elegant, purpose-built care home with scenic park views and safe, secluded gardens. Our home features an activity room, spacious lounges, stylish dining rooms and 60 comfortable bedrooms. Between our excellent facilities and warm atmosphere, this is a wonderful place to deliver person-centred care and develop your career.
Our entire team is dedicated to offering the best possible quality of life in terms of medical support, physical surrounding, meaningful activities and hospitality, too. In our friendly environment, our residents have delicious meals and daily activities which help to stimulate their minds. We plan a variety of events that cater to all tastes and abilities, including visits from animals and entertainers, church services and regular outings in our own minibus.
Whether it’s our maintenance, hospitality or managerial team, it’s the people at North Park who have made our home what it is today. Each member of our team makes it their mission to ensure our residents’ needs are met, and that their time with us is fulfilling and enjoyable. Join us and you’ll experience a supportive environment in which you’ll have everything you need to deliver quality care.
Working for Barchester
Chef & Kitchen Assistant
Where We're Based
North Park is located in Harrowgate Hill, Darlington. We’re set in quiet area on l’Anson Street, only a short distance from the A1, with access to plenty of local amenities. There are excellent transport links from our home, including North Road station which is less than a 15 minute walk away.
North Park Care Centre
01325 776 437
Why work at North Park Care Centre in Darlington?
Join us, and you can look forward to being part of a culture that is friendly, welcoming and always supportive.
We offer 24-hour residential and dementia care, as well as respite care and short breaks. Many of our residents are older people, but we also provide care for under-65s and services for strokes, early onset dementia, mental health, multiple sclerosis, learning and physical disabilities, Parkinson’s and Huntington’s.
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. Other features, like our activity kitchen, also enable our residents to engage in everyday tasks and pleasures.
Physical Disability Services
Parkinson’s Disease Care
Respite Care and Short Break
Services for under 65’s
Learning Disability Services
Young Onset Dementia Care
Multiple Sclerosis 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:
“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.