Work for us

Join the Francis House team.

Francis House care team on the lawn outside Francis Lodge

Francis House is a place where quality care matters.

Care Team

We offer our Care Team the chance to give holistic care to young people and their families in a relaxed but professional setting.

We employ people from a variety of professional backgrounds and the multi-disciplinary Care Team is made up of:

Registered Sick Children’s Nurses

Registered Nurses

Registered Learning Disability Nurses

Creative Therapists

Social Workers

Speech Therapists

Play Specialist

Nursery Nurses

Care Assistants with proven experience

(because of increasing clinical demands over 60% of our team are Registered Nurses).

We are registered and regulated by the Care Quality Commission and whilst the highest clinical standards are met our care is delivered in a homely comfortable setting.  We are also monitored by the Charity Commission.

Creative therapy

Some of the many benefits:

  • Competitive incremental pay scheme
  • Opportunity to continue in the NHS Pension Scheme or join our excellent company scheme
  • Group Income Protection
  • Professional Indemnity insurance for all Registered Nurses
  • Comprehensive induction scheme and ongoing in-house and external training
  • Opportunities for professional and personal development
  • Group clinical supervision with external facilitators

And the opportunity to make a real difference!

"Working here you get a real sense of achievement and reward."

Steve Maude, senior care team member

Ancillary Team

Our excellent Care Team is supported by a small Ancillary Team.  These come from various backgrounds:

  • Administrative and secretarial
  • Maintenance, gardening and housekeeping
  • Accounts
  • Fundraising and Public Relations
  • Shop Manager

We are monitored by the Charity Commission and supported by external consultants including:

  • Accountants
  • Employment Advisors
  • Architects and Surveyors
  • Information Technology

Some of the benefits:

  • Competitive incremental pay scale for everyone on the team
  • Excellent Company Pension Scheme
  • Group Income Protection
  • Opportunities for professional and personal development

The Ancillary Team are supported by a small army of dedicated volunteers.

Watch our video and hear how we support families.