Barchester Healthcare Overview

  • London, United Kingdom
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1992
  • Company - Private
  • Healthcare Services & Hospitals
  • Unknown / Non-Applicable

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. ...

Company Updates

15 February 2021
KEY NOT FOUND: company-updates.categories.employee-story
Residents and staff at Elm Bank Care Home in Kettering, Northamptonshire, have applauded General Manager, Jessica Pateman, for going above and beyond in her role since she took on responsibility in August for this 115 bed home, which cares for elderly people with residential and dementia support needs. At the impressive age of 22 years and eight months Jessica was confirmed in December, by the Care Quality Commission (CQC), as the youngest Registered Manager of a care home in England.
Shared image - Elm Bank Care Home Congratulates Youngest Registered Manager in England - Barchester
Elm Bank Care Home Congratulates Youngest Registered Manager in England - Barchester

Barchester Healthcare - Why Work With Us?

Here at Barchester Healthcare, we’ll ensure you are supported in your career, with ongoing opportunities to develop and expand your skills. You’ll be rewarded for your hard work and the crucial part you play in the teams that keep our homes and hospitals thriving.

We have over 240 care homes and six independent hospitals nationwide. Join the Barchester family and you’ll make sure our residents and patients get the outstanding quality of care, support, services and facilities they deserve. After all, we continually meet and exceed all relevant regulatory compliance standards, which means you’ll have everything you need to take pride in your work. We don’t just want you to feel valued, we want you to truly love what you do.

With a range of care, nursing, hospitality, leadership and support roles available, there are endless opportunities to flourish and progress in your career with us. And in return for your dedication, you’ll receive our sector-leading rewards package, including a wide range of benefits and a competitive salary.

This is your chance to make a difference every day. 
This is a career with Barchester Healthcare.

Barchester Healthcare Reviews

Recommend to a Friend
Approve of CEO
Dr Pete Calveley
Dr Pete Calveley
187 Ratings
Featured Review
Current Employee, less than 1 year

"Supportive and with great values"

13 Jan 2021 - Customer Relationship Manager in Ipswich, England, England
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO


They genuinely support staff to reach their potential, they are always looking to develop people to the next step. They are considerate of anyone who is struggling in work or their personal life and


They have very high standards and will give everyone the support to reach these, but there is no chance at slacking off.

Advice to Management

Stay at it, keep listening and making the decisions with the right intentions as you have done.
See All 338 Reviews

Barchester Healthcare Photos

+ Add Photo
Barchester Healthcare photo of: [photoCaption]Barchester Healthcare photo of: [photoCaption]Barchester Healthcare photo of: [photoCaption]Barchester Healthcare photo of: [photoCaption]Barchester Healthcare photo of: [photoCaption]Barchester Healthcare photo of: [photoCaption]Barchester Healthcare photo of: [photoCaption]

Barchester Healthcare Interviews

Getting an Interview
Applied online69%
Employee Referral8%

  1. Featured Interview

    HCA Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United Kingdom
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    I applied in-person. I interviewed at Barchester Healthcare (United Kingdom)


    Rey good and friendly environment, calm environment and very polite staff members,highly recommended,in person and in office took about half an hour and they check all the papers and after that they asked me to fill some forms, they asked to come 15 minutes early

    Job experience

    Answer Question

See All 27 interviews

Barchester Healthcare Awards & Accolades

  • 1 Star Accreditation for Best Companies to Work For in the UKBest Companies Group2020
  • Top 20 Large Care Home Groups
  • 1 Star AccreditationBest Companies Group2019
  • Top 20 Large Care Home
  • Laing Buisson Outstanding Contributions to Care - Dr Pete CalvelyLaingBuisson2018

Popular Careers with Barchester Healthcare Job Seekers

Human Resources Administrator
Learn About the Job

Barchester Healthcare FAQ

(25 Questions)

All answers shown come directly from Barchester Healthcare Reviews and are not edited or altered.

See questions about:

How are the career development opportunities at Barchester Healthcare?

...Lots of employee benefits and very good career progression opportunities....

16 January 2020

Read more

See 11 more answers

Work at Barchester Healthcare? Share Your Experiences

Barchester Healthcare logo