Change lives for a living
What's it like to work with us?
On top of great benefits and excellent career development, we have an incredibly warm, team-focused atmosphere. We pride ourselves on going above and beyond to enrich the lives of the people in our teams, and making sure they have everything they need to provide the best possible care to the people we support. These things, and the opportunity to change lives for a living, all make for an incredibly rewarding career.
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As a charity, we do what we can to show our teams we value them and the life-changing work they do. So, on top of your agreed salary, we offer the following benefits.
£500 Welcome Bonus
Receive a £500 welcome bonus when you join the team
£150 Qualification Bonus
We'll cover qualification costs, and reward you with a bonus for your efforts
Food is provided to those working 12 hour shifts to help you stay healthy
£200 Referral Bonuses
If you refer a friend to come and work for us too, you'll get a £200 bonus
Allocated Christmas hours will be rewarded with double-time pay
There are many things that we look for in new team members. You’ll need to be eager to learn new skills and you’ll need the ability to develop relationships with colleagues, the people we support and their families. We have roles available for people of all experience levels, whether you’ve been in the industry for years or you’re just beginning your care career.
But, ultimately, we’re looking for people who care. We need people who share our values and want to make a difference. We are a values-based organisation who put the people we support first, and want people who feel the same.
What do we look for?
Recruitment and Retention Manager
"Hi there, I'm Lisa, the Recruitment and Retention Manager at We Change Lives - welcome! We're a charity that's dedicated to empowering individuals to live their best lives and we're always on the lookout for compassionate and caring individuals who share our passion for making a difference.
"If you're someone who wants to make a positive impact on the community, we'd love to hear from you! Whether you're interested in supporting people one-on-one or working in a group setting, there are opportunities for everyone across our different services.
"At We Change Lives, we believe that everyone deserves to be treated with kindness and respect. If you're someone who's patient, understanding, and committed to providing excellent care and support, we'd be thrilled to have you join our team.
"So why not take the first step towards making a difference today? I can't wait to hear from you!"
Colleague Learning and Development Manager
"Hi, I'm Lianne, the Colleague Learning and Development Manager here at We Change Lives. I'm thrilled to share with you some of the exciting opportunities we have available for our team members to grow and develop in their roles.
"At We Change Lives, we're committed to not only empowering the individuals we support, but also our own team. We believe that investing in the growth and development of our team members is key to providing the highest quality care to the people we support.
"Whether you're a seasoned pro or just starting out in your career, we have a range of training and development opportunities available to support your professional growth.
"So, if you're someone who's passionate about making a difference and committed to your own growth and development, then we'd love to have you join our team at We Change Lives. Let's work together to make a difference in the lives of those we support and in our own personal and professional journeys!"