Think You Have What It Takes To Care For People Living With Dementia?

Here at Northfield House we have an extremely dedicated, compassionate and highly motivated team of staff caring for our residents, most of whom are living with dementia.

If you feel you posses these qualities and you’d like to pursue a career caring for people with dementia please apply for one of the positions listed below.

If we have do not have any current vacancies please get in touch by scrolling down the page to view and completing our application form.

Such a lovely place to work. Great team and absolutely gorgeous residents 😊

Sally Moxham

Current Job Vacancies

Interested? Contact us on 01453 488060 for a confidential chat. Or send your CV to, including your phone number so we can call you.

Job Title: Activities Coordinator

Job Title: Activities Coordinator
Job Setting: Care Home / Nursing Home
Job Role: Activity Coordinator
Date Posted: 15 Mar 2018
Job Location: Stroud , Gloucestershire
Company: Northfield House
Salary: £8.00 per hour
Hours: Part Time
Contact Name: Carol Mills

Job Reference: re-AC-NHMar18

Are you available for 35 hours a week to help enhance the mental and physical well-being of those in our care, including people with Dementia?

  • Do you have a big heart and a natural way of communicating?*
  • Do you have a sense of fun?*
  • Do you think outside of the box?*
  • ​Are you inventive?*
  • Do you exude enthusiasm and energy?*
  • Are you able to connect with the emotions and feelings of others?
  • Do you have good organisational and basic IT skills?*

.......Then we would like to talk to you!

Examples of duties included in Activities Co-ordinator role are:

  • Organising a variety of activities to suit all needs, such as games, crafts, singing & dancing, armchair exercises, gardening club etc.
  • Overseeing themed days plus planning for events & outings.
  • Providing stimulation and encouragement to residents.
  • Arranging a programme with a variety of regular entertainers.
  • Working to develop links with people and organisations within our local community.


  • Well organised
  • Self-motivated
  • Enthusiastic
  • Use initiative
  • Team player
  • Computer literate
  • Good administration skills
  • Driving licence an advantage

Job Title: ​Care Assistant

Job Title: Care Assistant
Job Setting: Care Home / Nursing Home
Job Role: Carer / Care Assistant / Care Support Worker
Date Posted: 15 Mar 2018
Job Location: Stroud , Gloucestershire
Company: Northfield House
Salary: £7.38 to £7.83 per hour Depending on age and experience
Hours: Full Time
Contact Name: Carol Mills

Job Reference: re-CA/NHMar18

We are a warm, friendly, team with our mission statement 'Care with Compassion & Commitment' at the centre of all we do.

We offer an excellent standard of care to our elderly residents with dementia, so someone with a kind, friendly disposition and warm heart is essential.

The job role includes the following:

  • Washing and dressing
  • Communicating clearly and respecting dignity and privacy
  • Promoting independence whenever possible
  • Assisting with mobility, continence and personal care
  • Encouraging good nourishment and assisting with feeding if required
  • Helping to enhance their social and mental well being
  • Having a good understanding and being compassionate towards Dementia
  • Following company policies and procedures
  • Keeping accurate & consistent records
  • Undergoing our excellent training programme
  • There are further training opportunities and prospects of progression within the role.


  • Previous experience an advantage
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Team player
  • Basic IT skills for accurate & consistent record keeping

How To Be Considered: When There Are No Current Vacancies Listed

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