Bedford Citizens Housing Association, BCHA, is housing and care provider in Bedford. We are an organisation who are committed to providing high quality care, support and housing in Bedford. We have wide range of stock including a registered care home, extra care housing, sheltered housing and general needs housing.

Whether you join us as a care worker or in one of our support functions, you will have an important role to play in our success.

We are an ambitious organisation recently completing a 12 million pound redevelopment on our main site at Kimbolton Road. With the expansion of this site and new services being developed, we are seeking caring individuals to deliver high quality services.

Marie Taylor, CEO, said “this is an exciting time for BCHA as we take our services for older people to a new level. We are seeking dedicated staff within care, activities, catering and housekeeping to help us create a care service that is second to none”. 

We offer a great working environment in new purpose built building, a friendly team and the ability to make a significant positive contribution to the lives of our residents.

In addition with a wide range of benefits to employees:

  • Generous annual leave starting at 28 days

  • Travel expenses

  • Free onsite car parking

  • Contributory salary sacrifice pension scheme

  • Employee attendance bonus scheme

  • Annual employee award scheme

  • Free life assurance cover

  • Ongoing training and development programmes

Care Assistant - Days

£9.00-£9.50 per hour

To work as part of the team providing personal care and support to residents of BCHA.


Care Assistant - Nights

£9.70-£10.20 per hour

To work as part of the team providing personal care and support to residents of BCHA.


Property & Housing Manager

£39,719.83 per annum

Reporting to the CEO as a Senior Management Team member, the role holder is responsible for all maintenance and housing management of BCHA’s Stock


Senior Care Assistant - Days

£10.70 per hour

Support the Head of Care Services and Deputy Home Manager with the day to day running of the home and our extra care scheme Oak Way House.


Bedford Citizens Housing Association

Bedford Charter House 

1B Kimbolton Road 


MK40 2PU

f: 01234352004

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©BCHA 2018 registered as an exempt charity under the Co-operative and Community Benefit Societies Act 2014 (Reg. No. 14845R)

Registered with the Homes England (LH1649)