Quick facts
  • What we do:
    We are a progressive charity supporting people with learning disabilities to live the lives they choose – supporting people to be part of and contribute to their local community.
  • Year established:
    1996
  • Website:
    http://www.brandontrust.org
  • Recruitment:
    http://www.brandontrust.org
  • UK locations:
    South West
  • Contact
    • Olympus House, Britannia Road, Bristol, Bristol, BS34 5TA

About Brandon Trust


What is it like to work for Brandon Trust

Personal Growth
Personal Growth
Brandon provide mandatory training for all operational staff including food safety, COSHH, first aid and fire safety induction for all new starters. They sponsor front line staff to achieve their NVQ certificates and support this with their highly rated in house assessment centre. On completing their awards, staff are invited to a celebratory awards lunch and receive a cash bonus. All staff are able to apply for annual bursaries to support academic studies related to their work. They also support and fund managers to achieve relevant professional and academic qualifications.
My Company
My Company
Brandon Trust holds its annual Brandon Trust Awards. This is a high profile event where individuals and teams can be nominated by their peers as well as all other stakeholders.
Fair Deal
Fair Deal
They strive to provide a positive and supportive working environment. They encourage managers to provide informal feedback to staff plus formal feedback through supervision and appraisal. The company encourage staff's successes with articles in News 2 You and they have nominations for the annual awards ceremony. Staff receive a cash bonus for achieving their NVQ certificate and a cash bonus for 'recommending a friend' to join Brandon.

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Benefits:

  • Women
    Women

    At least 33% of senior managers are women

  • Holidays
    Holidays

    Companies offering a minimum of 25 days annual leave

  • Gym
    Gym

    On-site gym or subsidised gym memberships

  • Childcare
    Childcare

    On-site nursery or vouchers

  • Long Service
    Long Service

    40% of employees with more than 5 years' service

Company Statistics

  • Graduate Vacancy Locations:

    0.00

  • Earning £35,000+:

    1%

  • Staff Turnover:

    13%

  • Sites:

    150

  • UK sites:

    150

  • Staff:

    1562

  • Male : Female:

    26% / 74%

  • Average Age:

    44

  • Under 35 to Over 55 Ratio:

    No employees under 35

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