Quick facts
  • What we do:
    Rehabilitation Charity
  • Year established:
    2008
  • Website:
    http://www.firefighterscharity.org.uk
  • UK locations:
    National
  • Contact
    • Level 6, Belvedere, Basing View, Basingstoke, Hampshire, RG21 4HG

About The Fire Fighters Charity


What is it like to work for The Fire Fighters Charity

My Manager
My Manager
Managers monitor the hours that employees work and ensure that workloads are manageable. Managers accommodate requests to work flexibly where possible. Managers participate in preparing the business plan. A job evaluation scheme has been introduced.

Wellbeing
Wellbeing
This year the Charity has introduced an Employee Assistance Programme and increased holiday entitlement from 22 to 25 days recognising the need for a better work life balance.

My Team
My Team

The clinical team have recently been given the opportunity to take part in a facilitated event which enabled them to explore what affect their actions and behaviours had on each other in a safe environment. It was agreed what sort of team they wanted to be and they created a list of actions and behaviours that would enable them to achieve this.

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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

  • Pensions
    Pensions

Company Statistics

  • Earning £35,000+:

    10%

  • Staff Turnover:

    19%

  • Staff:

    207

  • Male : Female:

    26% / 74%

  • UK sites:

    4

  • Average Age:

    44

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