We deliver care for older people and adults with learning disabilities in Hampshire.

We are the largest care provider in Hampshire providing:

  • 500 nursing beds
  • 8,862 short break nights a year
  • 14 residential placements per week
  • 3,600 sessions per week, across 14 Day Services

We have a wealth of rewarding career choices, whatever your skills and experience.

The Clarence Unit in Gosport is a blueprint for our response to

In a special collaboration between Hampshire County Council and local NHS partners, the Clarence Unit at Woodcot Lodge, offers temporary support to patients leaving Queen Alexandra Hospital. A team of dedicated care staff, nurses, physiotherapists and occupational therapists work with patients to plan their rehabilitation, recovery and onward care arrangements. If you are interested in joining this rapidly growing team, email us for further information.

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Great reasons to work for Hampshire County Council

  • Tailored development plans and professional support within a teamwork environment
  • Training and progression opportunities
  • Our modern homes are located within the community

Why work for us?

A career in one of our settings is both rewarding and challenging. It takes a person with empathy, professionalism and a genuine love of caring to be successful. If this sounds like you, then you should consider a career in care with Hampshire County Council. You will receive professional support, with continued training and progression opportunities.

Coming to Hampshire County Council has given me lots of confidence and it has built my career
Connie - Nurse

Interested in Agency Work?

Connect2Hampshire place social care workers into roles working with vulnerable adults and are regularly asked to put forward skilled people for challenging roles in Nursing and Residential Homes, Respite Units and Day Centres.

Find out more about Agency Work

Reablement careers

We are an in-house multi-disciplinary team, delivering reablement into an individual’s home. Our Community Response Team (CRTs) support individuals to regain and learn new skills to remain or return to live in their own homes.

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Our locations

We run Nursing, Residential and Respite Homes plus Day Services throughout Hampshire. Our Homes have parking and good access to public transport networks. Our Day Services are in the heart of our communities. They often share buildings with other providers, such as community centres or libraries. Use the search to find settings in your area and if you would like to find out about vacancies, please contact the Registered Manager.

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We pride ourselves on providing a high quality service. Our staff are key to this; delivering safe, respectful, dignified person-centred care.

We have a commitment to maintaining high satisfaction levels with residents receiving care and have dedicated Quality, Governance and Safeguarding input, ensuring continuous learning and improvement.

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Our careers

We have talented and committed staff running our Residential and Day services. They make a real difference to the lives of the people they care for, treating them with dignity and respect.

If you would like to join the team, you can find out more about each of the roles here.

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