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Barchester Healthcare job reviews

21 Barchester Healthcare employees have had their jobs rated on Breakroom.

See what they say about pay, hours, shifts and more.

  • 3.8/10

    Care assistant

    • £8.75 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Four weeks notice of their shifts
    2. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
    3. Hard to take sick leave
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    September 2020
  • 7.8/10

    Care assistant

    • £8.72 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Four weeks notice of their shifts
    2. Safe workplace
    3. Don’t get proper breaks

    Best thing

    love my co workers
    Love my bosses
    Flexibility with hours
    Understanding about personal situations etc

    Worst thing

    situations that we cannot fix ourselves and having to rely on outside assistance that takes far too long

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    August 2020
  • 4.2/10

    Care assistant

    • £8.72 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Safe workplace
    2. Stressed
    3. Hard to change shifts

    Best thing

    The people i work with and the residents

    Worst thing

    Minimum wage and no respect or understanding from anyone higher up in the company

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    August 2020
  • 6.3/10

    Care assistant

    • £8.71 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Good for people with caring responsiblities
    2. Enough training
    3. Minimum sick pay

    Best thing

    Working with other people

    Worst thing

    Staff

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    July 2020
  • 8.1/10

    Health care assistant

    • £8.72 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Managers don’t change their shifts at short notice
    2. Easy to take holidays
    3. Three weeks notice of their shifts

    Best thing

    Great team relationships

    Worst thing

    Too much to do and not enough time

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    July 2020
  • 3.7/10

    Registered nurse

    • £16.15 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. No unpaid extra work
    2. Hard to take sick leave
    3. Don’t get proper breaks
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    July 2020
  • 6.7/10

    Bank chef

    • £10.50 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not stressed
    2. No unpaid extra work
    3. Working lots of extra hours
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    July 2020
  • 3.8/10

    Care assistant

    • £8.71 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. No unpaid extra work
    2. Doesn’t recommend their team
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
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    June 2020
  • 4.9/10

    Nurse

    • £25.53 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Get proper breaks
    2. Three weeks notice of their shifts
    3. Employer doesn’t understand what’s happening on the ground
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    June 2020
  • 9.4/10

    Housekeeping

    • £8.72 per hour
    • 25 or older

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Have had opportunities to progress
    3. Easy to take holidays

    Best thing

    Colleagues

    Worst thing

    Pay

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    June 2020
  • 3.4/10

    Care assistant

    • £8.72 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not working lots of extra hours
    2. Stressed
    3. Hard to take sick leave
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    April 2020
  • 5.9/10

    Health care assistant

    • £8.21 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Three weeks notice of their shifts
    3. Minimum sick pay
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    April 2020
  • 1.0/10

    Senior care assisstamt

    • £9.40 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Doesn’t recommend their team
    2. Hard to take holidays
    3. Not enough training

    Best thing

    Residents

    Worst thing

    Too many things

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    March 2020
  • 3.3/10

    Head chef

    • Manages people
    • £27,500 per year, working a 40 hour week
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Four weeks notice of their shifts
    2. Don’t get proper breaks
    3. Not enough training

    Best thing

    Interacting with clients

    Worst thing

    Short staffed

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    March 2020
  • 6.1/10

    Housekeeping

    • £8.21 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Not stressed
    2. Not working lots of extra hours
    3. Hard to take sick leave

    Best thing

    The people

    Worst thing

    The pay

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    March 2020
  • 3.7/10

    Health care assistant

    • £8.40 per hour
    • 34–44 years old
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Treated with respect
    2. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress
    3. No paid breaks

    Best thing

    Working with people who are vonurable

    Worst thing

    Strees

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    March 2020
  • 4.9/10

    Carer

    • £9.00 per hour
    • 55–64 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Paid accurately
    2. Stressed
    3. Doesn’t recommend their team

    Best thing

    Helping residents

    Worst thing

    Not getting recognition

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    February 2020
  • 4.0/10

    Senior care assistant

    • £9.80 per hour
    • 34–44 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Have had opportunities to progress
    2. Hard to change shifts
    3. Minimum sick pay

    Best thing

    People i work with

    Worst thing

    Nurses

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    February 2020
  • 3.4/10

    Care assistant

    • £9.00 per hour
    • 34–44 years old
    • 1–3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Recommends their team
    2. Not enough training
    3. Bad for people with caring responsibilities

    Best thing

    Nothing

    Worst thing

    Manager

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    February 2020
  • 8.1/10

    Administrative assistant

    • £8.41 per hour
    • 25–34 years old
    • Less than a year experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Employer understands what’s happening on the ground
    3. Minimum sick pay
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    December 2019
  • 3.6/10

    Support worker

    • £7.76 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • More than 3 years experience

    What they say about their job

    1. Enough training
    2. Managers change their shifts at short notice
    3. Haven’t had any opportunities to progress
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    December 2019