1. Working with us
  2. About Us

Discover what makes us tick

At Outcomes First Group, we build incredible futures for everyone we work with – whether that means the vulnerable children, young people and adults we educate and care for, or the amazing people who make up our teams.

It’s a big ambition, but it’s one we’re proud to live up to every day. To do it, we look for people who share our values and goals – people who are ready to dream big, to deliver promises, and to be open, honest and inclusive as they set about changing lives.

Outcomes First Group

Your Chance to Make an Impact

Our education and care services are highly specialised, and tailored to children, young people and adults with a range of complex needs – so it won’t come as a surprise to discover that being part of the Outcomes First Group family isn’t an everyday job! It’s challenging and rewarding – an amazing way to build your career in a supportive, nurturing environment, and to have a direct impact on the lives of vulnerable children, young people and adults.

Reap Your Rewards

We value every member of our team – and these aren’t just fine words! We want you and your career to thrive, and in addition to the incredible opportunities, we also make sure you’re well rewarded for your commitment and hard work.

For instance, we offer invaluable benefits including extra holidays to mark special occasions, along with savings schemes and salary advances. Plus, we run exciting social events and activities – a full programme of amazing occasions that strengthen our team and help set us apart.

Key Benefits

– Holidays starting at 25 days per year
– Access to our extensive training suite, Shine, offering a huge range of online courses
– Career development opportunities across our Outcomes First Group family
– A dedicated Learning and Talent team focused on helping you grow
– A professional support network offering personalised advice and learning sessions
– A generous pension scheme
– Access to The Hub, our online portal for discounts, rewards, wellbeing and more
– Cycle to work scheme with big discounts on finance for bike purchases
– A range of finance services including loans, savings and salary advances
– Option to buy private medical insurance

Discover the Hub

The Hub is our online communications and engagement platform – a great way to stay in touch with everything that’s happening across the Outcomes First Group family. It’s easy to access wherever you are and on any device – phone, tablet or laptop – and it’s packed with news and features that you’ll love to explore.

– Stay up to date with Outcomes First Group news
– Includes access to our wellbeing centre to help you get even more out of life
– Manage your employee rewards – a huge range of unbeatable discounts and savings for our Outcomes First Group team. Benefits include amazing offers at your favourite high street stores, and cashback when you shop online. You could even save on your annual gym membership!

Where We Are

We work all over the UK in schools, colleges and residential centres – all part of the Outcomes First Group family. Whether you want to remain in your local area or you’re ready to relocate.

Everyone deserves an incredible future. But not everyone has the opportunities and support they need to build such a future for themselves. We are here to help

85% of people say their work has special meaning: this is not “just a job”

84% of people say they feel a sense of pride when they look at what we accomplish

You might come to us early in your career, or maybe you already have lots of experience. Either way, your continuing professional development is top of our agenda

86% of people say they are given a lot of responsibility

Key to our success is the way we nurture your career and the support we offer to you and the team. Put simply, we make sure you always feel at home – you’ll be in the right place to give everything you have to offer

Our Incredible Achievements

We believe the people around us matter – from the vulnerable children, young people and adults who rely on us, to our team members and professional colleagues. We’re proud that our commitment to amazing outcomes for all these people is widely recognised by our peers and industry bodies, and that our consistent quality and expertise are verified by our array of accreditations and awards.
  • Our Family of Brands

    Our family of brilliant brands is made up of Outcomes First Group, Acorn Education and Care and Options Autism.

  • Service Areas

    Take your career’s next step in one of our exciting service areas, including education, residential care, central services and clinical services.

  • Key Roles

    From care workers to teachers to registered managers, our key roles offer amazing opportunities to build your rewarding career.

Latest jobs

  • Headteacher

    Bower Lodge School
    • Southampton
    • Permanent
    Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum dependent on experience
    Hours: Monday to Friday
    Closing date: Monday, 10th June 2024
  • ICT Teacher

    Longdon Hall School
    • Near Lichfield
    • Permanent
    Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum dependant on experience
    Hours: 37.5 hours per week; Monday - Friday
    Closing date: Friday, 14th June 2024
  • Teaching Assistant

    BMC – Smallbrook School
    • Shrewsbury
    • Permanent
    Salary: £21,000 - £23,500 per annum
    Hours: 37.5 hours per week, Monday to Friday
    Closing date: Friday, 14th June 2024