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Find Your Next Job at Sherwood Lodge Care Home in Preston
Sherwood Lodge is a bright and charming purpose-built care home with rooms for 49 residents. We’re situated on 2.5 acres of landscaped grounds which we share with Sherwood Court, our sister care home. We have spacious dining and lounge areas, a conservatory and en-suite bedrooms which overlook our lovely gardens. For you, this 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 dedicated to making sure all our residents’ needs are being met – and helping them to remain as active as possible is a huge part of this. All the activities we provide are based on the interests, needs and wants of the individuals we support. We have regular outings in the mini bus to nearby places of interest, including local garden centres and parks as well as visits to see musicians and entertainers.
At Sherwood Lodge, each team, from the care and kitchen staff to laundry and maintenance, all play a part in making a new resident feel welcomed when they arrive into our home. The one thing that will strike you when you walk into our home is the sound of laughter. We’re a home from home, where chats and hugs are common, and residents really do love living here. 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
Sherwood Lodge is close to the facilities of Preston in a quiet area of Fulwood. We’re easily accessible by road and rail, with frequent bus services to the surrounding areas.
Sherwood Lodge Care Home
Sherwood Way, Fulwood
01772 972 965
Why work at Sherwood Lodge 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 residential care and support, as well as respite care and short breaks with a rehabilitative focus where possible.
Physical Disability Services
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.