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Find Your Next Job at Sherwood Court Care Home in Preston
Sherwood Court is a warm and friendly 68-bed care home where residents’ needs are always put first. We’re proud of our spacious dining rooms, bright activity room, en-suite bedrooms and lovely landscaped gardens. For you, it means the opportunity to work in first-class facilities that enable you to provide the best possible care to our residents.
Every member of our team is passionate about helping our residents to retain their independence, dignity and choice. Our focus on the individual needs of each resident can be seen in every area of our team – whether it’s our care and nursing team carrying out residents’ tailored care plans, the activities team planning out exciting activities, or the kitchen team cooking up delicious food our residents love.
From our maintenance, hospitality and managerial teams through to our support people, we all aim to make our residents’ time with us as meaningful and enjoyable as possible. Every resident is special to us and we’ll make sure you have the training and support you need to play your own part in helping them get the most out of life.
Working for Barchester
Chef & Kitchen Assistant
Where We're Based
Sherwood Court is close to the facilities of Preston in a quiet area of Fulwood, one of the area’s most stunning suburbs. We’re easily accessible by road and rail, with frequent bus services to the surrounding areas.
Sherwood Court Care Home
Sherwood Way, Fulwood
01772 977 870
Why work at Sherwood Court Care Home in Preston?
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.
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.
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.