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Find Your Next Job at Paternoster House Care Centre in Waltham Abbey
Surrounded by woods and open fields, Paternoster House is a 103-bed home with a warm and friendly environment. Our home features large dining rooms and lounges, comfortable bedrooms, and a number of courtyard gardens and sheltered areas for our residents to enjoy. We also share our site with Jasmine Court Independent Hospital, which provides support for people with mental health needs.
We have a friendly and dedicated team who are focused on our residents’ individual needs – and they all play their part in helping a resident to move in. On admission, the Maintenance Manager helps our newcomers by personalising their rooms. The Activities Coordinator takes time to learn about their interests and hobbies, which we try and incorporate into our weekly activity programmes, whether it’s trips out to local places of interest in our minibus or visits from entertainers and musicians. The administration team are there to answer any questions our residents and their families may have, and the housekeeping team make sure residents’ clothes are freshly washed and their rooms are tidy. The catering team are always keen to find out what our residents’ favourite meals are so they can cook them up to make them feel at home.
As for our managers, nurses and carers, they’re committed to drawing up personalised care plans and overseeing the quality of care. Our main aim is to make sure our residents have an enjoyable and meaningful experience with us. Join us and you’ll be given everything you need to meet our residents’ needs and make a real difference to their lives.
Working for Barchester
Chef & Kitchen Assistant
Where We're Based
Paternoster House is in the quiet area of Waltham Abbey, Essex. Located on Paternoster Hill, we’re in close proximity to local amenities with excellent transport links.
Paternoster House Care Centre
01992 879 708
Why work at Paternoster House Care Centre in Waltham Abbey?
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, residential 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, including those with physical disabilities.
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.