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Find Your Next Job at Westgate House Care Home in Forest Gate
Westgate House is a warm and welcoming 80-bed care home in Newham. We have spacious bedrooms, bright communal areas, a hairdressing salon and beautiful gardens for our residents to enjoy. For you, this means first-class facilities and a supportive environment in which to deliver person-centred care and develop your career.
Every member of the Westgate team is focused on helping our residents get the most out of life. By creating and carrying out personalised care plans, our care and nursing teams support our residents to be as independent as possible. We encourage our residents to voice their interests so our activities team can run a diverse and engaging programme. Our chefs also play a part in making each day enjoyable as they cook up tasty, nutritious meals that everyone looks forward to.
As for our managers, they make sure all of this is able to run smoothly and efficiently, while always taking time to interact with residents and provide support to the team. If you join us, you’ll empower our residents to regain independence, choice and freedom in their lives. You’ll have everything you need develop your career and deliver the care our residents deserve.
Working for Barchester
Chef & Kitchen Assistant
Where We're Based
Westgate House can be found in beautiful, well-tended gardens in Forest Gate. We have plenty of accessible public transport routes nearby and our own parking facility.
Westgate House Care Home
178 Romford Road
020 3800 1332
Why work at Westgate House Care Home in Forest Gate?
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, brain injury, palliative and dementia care as well as respite care and short breaks. Many of our residents are older people, but we also provide services for the under-65s, including those with young onset dementia, multiple sclerosis, 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.
Physical Disability Services
Parkinson’s Disease Care
Multiple Sclerosis Care
Huntingtons Disease Care
Young Onset Dementia Care
Services for under 65’s
Learning 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.