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Your career with MHA

You want to make a difference in your career. We get it. And you’re looking for an employer that’s different too. At MHA, we’re defined by our long-standing, like-minded teams… people who put one thing above anything else: the desire to help others live later life to the fullest.

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Rewarding your potential

People are attracted to MHA for all sorts of reasons. For some it’s our charitable ethos. For others it’s our foundations in the Methodist faith. Sometimes it’s simply about local reputation or the sheer range of opportunities.

But whatever the reason people entrust us with their careers, we make sure every individual is rewarded with the same support, belief and benefits. Whether that’s shaping your personal development pathway, flexing your role around family
commitments, or offering recognition and progression.

Why you should choose MHA


We value and reward our team with competitive salaries, and acknowledge your achievements, dedication, and loyalty.



Investment in your personal development and learning starts as soon as you join us and continues every step of your career.



We support our team to develop and enhance their skills, knowledge, and experience with career development opportunities.



We have a range of support services that offer advice on life pressures and challenges to assist our team's physical and emotional wellbeing.



We're dedicated to promoting and championing equality, diversity, and inclusion throughout our organisation.

Opportunities for eveyone

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Care home roles

For 80 years, we’ve been dedicated to providing some of the highest quality care and support to older people and are proud to be recognised as a Top 20 Care Home Group. We’re looking for committed and compassionate people to help make a difference to the older people we care for and support.

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Retirement living job roles

We’re searching for empathetic and dedicated people to join our retirement living teams to enable older people to live later life well. Join our dedicated teams and help to provide some of the highest quality retirement housing and support for older people in settings that offer peace of mind to our residents.

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Community group & activities roles

Join our team and help deliver a variety of exciting and fulfilling social and online activities and community services for people aged 55 and over. From befriending and online activities to exercise classes and assisted shopping, you'll be providing essential support for older people of all abilities living in your local community.

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Support centre roles

Whether you are a financial accountant, a marketing specialist, an HR advisor, or an IT technician, you can play a vital role in supporting our care homes, retirement living and community schemes. As part of our central support office teams, you will work in a collaborative and supportive environment, where you will have the opportunity to learn and develop your career.

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Careers blog

Senior care assistant at MHA Oak Manor braves the shave and raises more than £450
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Senior care assistant at MHA Oak Manor braves the shave and raises more than £450

Staff member at MHA Morel Court spends afternoon mingling with royals at Garden Party
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Staff member at MHA Morel Court spends afternoon mingling with royals at Garden Party

“Dedication to the job is key” as care assistant at MHA Hillside celebrates 10-year work anniversary
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“Dedication to the job is key” as care assistant at MHA Hillside celebrates 10-year work anniversary

Frequently asked questions (FAQs)

As a national charity, we enable people to live later life well through our 86 specialist care homes and 65 thriving retirement living schemes. We deliver 364 different group, club, activities and classes each week in 192 locations to 11,400 older people. With 80 years’ experience we put people at the heart of everything we do in all our homes and schemes across Britain. All our donations and any surplus we generate is invested into the services we provide for our 19,000 residents and members.

Our values of 'respect, nurture and inspire' have never been more important and we are proud of all our 6,500 colleagues for their dedication and commitment to the people we care for. For more about MHA and our services, visit our About Us page >>

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