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:



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:


Qualified Early Years Practitioner - £7.58 per hour (Level 3 Qualified)

Part Time Minimum of 16 hours per week term time, but likely to be more due to numbers of children and also provision of cover for other staff, to be worked flexibly across the week.

Greenshoots Preschool and Wraparound Care, Laira Green Trust, C/O Laira

Green Primary School, Bramley Road, Laira, Plymouth, Devon, PL3 6BP

Greenshoots provides a high quality preschool within Laira Green Primary School. We are seeking to recruit a committed and experienced Early Years Practitioner to join our small team of staff providing quality opportunities for children aged 2 - 4 years . Candidates need to be creative, forward thinking and able to work flexibly to meet the needs of the setting. If you are a team player, an effective communicator and have a passion for delivering high quality childcare then please apply. It is essential that you hold as a minimum a full and relevant Early Years and Childcare qualification at Level 3. Recent experience of working in a childcare setting is also essential. Greenshoots is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff to share this commitment. An Enhanced DBS check is required for this post. For more information or to request an application form, job description and person specification please contact Katusha Edwards on 01752 228272 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Closing Date : Friday 9th June 2017    Interviews planned for week beginning 19th June 2017.


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Call Us

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


Email Us

You can send us an email directly at Enquiries@routeways.org.uk or use our contact page.


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