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Routeways believes in providing effective support to staff and volunteers in order to maximise their potential. We aim to facilitate this ethos through the provision of a supportive framework for staff, which we feel is passed on to our clients.

We have robust equality policies for all staff and encourage participation and ownership of their ideas. All staff are actively encouraged to participate in strategic planning and in developing their work environment.

As a family friendly charity we provide opportunities for staff to balance family life responsibilities with work objectives. As a signatory to the Armed Forces Corporate Covenant we welcome applications from veterans and families of serving personnel.

Our strong operational and staff culture influences both the quality of the services delivered and the development and flexibility within which we can respond to changing organisational and customer needs.

 

Our Opportunities:

Beckly Centre Deputy Manager

We have an exciting opportunity to work as a deputy manager in our Beckly Centre. We are looking for an experienced, keen and enthusiastic person to join our team.

The role involves hands on work supporting and leading sessions, working alongside a dedicated team of staff and volunteers as part of the Routeways programme of activities at the Beckly Centre in Plymstock and occasionally for other Routeways projects at our other Plymouth sites.

Beckly offers a full range of social, recreational and life skills activities with and for mixed age/capacity/ ability groups of disabled children and young people, aged between 6 and 25. Our other projects provide similar social, life skills development and learning opportunities including outdoor, arts and horticultural activities. Accompanying young people on trips, outings and accessing community events also forms part of the regular work for all projects.

We are looking for candidates who have NVQ Level 3 or equivalent in Youth Work/Playwork or similar and experience working with and for disabled people.

You will have experience of inter-agency safeguarding practice. Good organisational, skills; be flexible in working hours and location and have a genuine desire to improve opportunities for people with disabilities. 

The job will be 16 hours per week covering operational needs primarily on alternate Saturdays and Sundays throughout the year and 2 weekday evenings. Additional hours may be available during school holidays.

To see what we do check out our Beckly Facebook page here

For an informal discussion please call Sarah on 01752 484433 

For further information and to apply send an e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 


Playworker Bank Staff

We are currently looking for Playworker Bank Staff to work at Beckly and at our Devonport Activity Centre.

If you are interested in a rewarding playworker job with flexible working hours as a bank worker we would love to hear from you. We are looking for people with skills to share with others so whether you have passion and skills in outdoor pursuits, gardening, music, art, drama or anything else that you feel others would enjoy then contact us today.

To see what we do check out our Beckly Facebook page here

For an informal discussion please call Sarah on 01752 484433 

For further information and to apply send an e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 


External Job Vacancies:

Currently no external job vacancies

 

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Freephone: 0800 783 4259
or 01752 300700
Monday-Thursday: 9am to 5pm
Friday: 9am to 4:30pm

 

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