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Founded in 1992, Barchester started with just one care home. Today, we’re proud to have over 240 care homes and six independent hospitals across England, Scotland and Wales that continually meet and exceed all relevant regulatory compliance standards. We deliver exceptional ...
Mission: Our residents, patients and their families rely on us to deliver outstanding person-centred care and support, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. In fact, every single role across our homes, hospitals and support functions is pivotal in shaping the future of our organisation. ...

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Natasha's done it, she is the 2023 Care Home Business Woman of the Year! 🎉 Natasha is Managing Director of Barchester’s South Division where she oversees more than 80 homes. Her passion for helping others and improving the lives of our residents has been her driving force, and she has always gone above and beyond in her work ⭐ This award is testament to her outstanding contribution to Barchester, our homes and our residents. We cannot think of anyone more deserving 👏 Congratulations to Natasha and all the nominees! 🧡 #WAGSAwards

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Barchester Central Chef Academy 2023 👨‍🍳 The year's academy featured a talented and diverse group of chefs who gathered to showcase their culinary skills, emphasising the importance of food in the daily lives of our residents 💙 In attendance was Barchester CEOPete Calveley, CFO Mark Hazelwood and Mike O’Reilly General Council, who all enjoyed seeing and sampling the excellent dishes prepared 🥙 We would like to extend our gratitude to Avni, Head Chef at Bushey House Beaumont, for sharing his knowledge and providing expert guidance to everyone 🧡 To search and apply for our Hospitality roles, visit...

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I found out a difficult patient I cared for died. This person told me a week after I met them they wished I die. No, I didn’t abuse this person. I tried everything within my job description and outside to help them. The patient was unhappy with the primary caregivers in their family and I the punching bag.




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    Great communities, awesome pay structure, opportunities to develop, really fulfilling day to day and a special family feel to my work environment.


    Not for the work shy, we all work extremely hard, for a great common goal.

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      Anonymous Employee in London, England
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      The interview took approximately one - two weeks. They informed via email on time. Told about company and questions were also good related to the job . I like the questions . They were well planned in 2017

      First question was telling about yourself, What movement are restricted in total.hip.replacement after surgery.

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    Barchester Healthcare Awards & Accolades

    • 2 Star Accreditation for Best Companies to Work For in the UKBest Companies Group2021
    • Top 20 Best Health & Social Care Companies to work for in the UKBest Companies Group2021
    • Top 25 Best Big Companies to work for in the UKBest Companies Group2021
    • Top 20 Large Care Home Groups
    • 1 Star Accreditation for Best Companies to Work For in the UKBest Companies Group2020

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    Barchester Healthcare Locations

    • Adlington
    • Alcester
    • Basingstoke
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