Working for Freeways

 

Our staff tell us that they are proud to work for Freeways. Freeways works hard to achieving a committed and competent workforce and we support this through an extensive development programme. Staff get ample opportunity to use their strengths and creativity to deliver high quality services and the vast majority develop into first class support workers and many progress into supervisory or managerial roles.

 

 

Current Vacancies 

Would you like a meaningful job that makes a difference?
Would you like to support individuals to fulfil their potential?
Do you want to be part of a great team?

Service Manager 

Full-time (37.5hrs per week), based at Westbury Park, Reldland, Bristol

£22,500 per annum (rising to £29,000 on completion of qualifications and service)

 

Working for Freeways is a unique job opportunity with many rewards. As one of our valued Service Managers you could be leading and inspiring a team of motivated, enthusiastic and compassionate Support Workers to support people with learning difficulties to achieve their dreams and goals.

As the registered Manager of one of our residential homes you will be responsible for and will support staff to:

  • Develop and review person centred plans
  • Enable service users to access community, holiday and learning opportunities
  • Communicate and liaise with families and outside agencies
  • Encourage reflective working practice within the team and individual staff development through supervisions and appraisals
  • Create and maintain service plans that promote continual improvement
  • Create a flexible, person centred rota to meet the needs of the individuals we support
  • Strictly adhere to Freeways protection and safeguarding policies and procedures

The ideal candidate must be able to thrive in a challenging and dynamic environment, be qualified to Diploma Level 5 (or willing to undertake the training) and have experience relevant to the role. Knowledge of current regulations and legislation regarding CQC registered care and support is a requirement for this position.

Closing date: Thursday 12th April 2018

 

Full time / Part-time Support Workers - apply today! 

We have Support Worker roles available in:

Bristol, Keynsham, Yate, Weston-Super-Mare, Clevedon and Bath


Support Worker positions starting from £8.00 per hour (up to £8.40 per hour on completion of probation)

Bank Support Worker positions from £8.50 per hour (up to £8.90 per hour on completion of probation)

In addition to having a fulfilling and rewarding career, we can offer:
 
  • Participation in company pension scheme
  • Enhancement for anti-social hours and lone working
  • Opportunities for progression within the company. Many progress on to Team Leaders / Assistant Managers / Managers
  • Company sick pay
  • Free DBS check every 3 years
  • Annual leave entitlement - up to 35 days a year (increases with length of service)
  • Extensive training opportunities (including Diploma Level 3)
  • A free 24 hr telephone confidential support service for employees
 
 

A full list of our up-to-date vacancies can be found here.

 

Applying:

If you are interested in any of our vacancies, please download and complete an application form, it can be emailed to us on: recruitment@freeways.org.uk
 
For a copy of our Application Form please click here
 
 
Or ring our HR team on 01275 372109, leaving your name, telephone number and address and we can send you an application pack in the post. 
 
We are also happy to receive applications pending future vacancies.