We'd love to meet you, why not apply for one of the above jobs or call us for more information about the role.
Find Your Next Job at Oaklands Care Home in Cambridge
Set in beautiful grounds, Oaklands is a new addition to our Hilton Park Care Centre community, which consists of three homes: Hilton Park, Eden View and Oaklands. Our purpose-built facility offers a real community feel for people living with dementia and young people with physical challenges. We have well-maintained gardens, 54 comfortable bedrooms, a restaurant-style dining areas and lovely communal spaces.
Our dedicated team provides high quality care that ensures our residents remain in control of their lives. The care team supports each individual in making their own decisions and choices regarding daily life and social activity. Our activities team puts together a programme for all tastes and abilities, so we have everything for someone – whether it’s animal therapy, music workshops or visits to garden centres and art galleries.
Every member of the Oaklands team, from the care and kitchen staff to laundry and maintenance, plays a part in making a new resident feel welcomed. The one thing that will strike you when you walk into our home is the sense of community – we’ve given all units street names and each bedroom door has its own letter box and door knocker. We’re a home from home where residents really love living. Join us and you’ll have the facilities and support to deliver quality care with plenty of development opportunities along the way.
Working for Barchester
Chef & Kitchen Assistant
Where We're Based
Oaklands is situated in Hilton Park Care Centre on the outskirts of Bottisham village in Cambridgeshire. You’ll find us off the A1303 where there are plenty of bus stops, including the 11 to Ely and Cambridge.
Oaklands Care Home
01223 931 135
Why work at Oaklands Care Home in Cambridge?
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 under-65s with physical disabilities.
We have three units within the home; one is for younger people with disabilities, and the other two are dedicated Memory Lane Communities with specialist resources for our residents 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.
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.