There’s never been a more exciting time to join us!

Starts with you are a rapidly growing Greater Manchester based social enterprise, with exciting times ahead. In our first 2 years we have built an excellent team of nearly 50 staff and established a range of employment and environmental services. We have helped over 2000 customers to access support and have 100% satisfaction from our corporate clients. In 2019 we are moving to fresh new offices, strengthen our internal business processes and further embedding our core values in all that we do to support future growth. 

Our values are important to us, they are not simply words, but a genuine commitment to how we work with colleagues, customers, clients and partners; We are One Team, with ambition, empowering people and working with passion, integrity in all that we do. We believe in a leadership style that enables people to be their best, we expect personal accountability and hard work in return for excellent employee support and competitive rewards.  

And if you’re ready to play your part, you’ll be richly rewarded with the benefits of working as part of a great team! 



Working for us....

Starts with you wants to be a fair and ethical employer, and wants to involve its staff in its success. If you come to work for us you can expect:

  • A salary that compares well with other employers in the sector
  • A quality pension scheme with Legal & General, with Starts with you contributing 5%
  • A minimum of 25 days’ holiday a year plus Bank Holidays
  • Employee discounts for Total Fitness and Nuffield Health
  • Training and development opportunities
  • Interesting, varied and worthwhile work
  • Competitive mileage allowance
  • Award-winning office base with high quality working environment
  • Free parking
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • An ethical employer who values their staff

Click on the link at the bottom of the page for some more information about working for Starts with you.

There are a number of ways you can apply for employment with us. 

You can download an application form by clicking the link near the bottom of the page, complete it electronically, and email it back to us at hello@startswithyou.org.uk

Or you can print a copy of our application form by clicking the link near the bottom of the page, fill it in by hand and either scan it and send it to us at the email address above, or post it to us at Starts with you, All Souls Bolton, Astley Street, Bolton BL1 8EY.

We also ask that you complete our Equal Opportunities Monitoring form which you can download either as a Word document or pdf by clicking the link below and return it with your completed application. This will not be used in any way to evaluate your application - we ask for this information so that we can ensure that we treat all applicants fairly. You don't have to complete this if you don't want to - it won't affect your application.

Good luck!


PLEASE NOTE THE FILE ICONS AT THE BOTTOM OF THE PAGE LINK TO FILES WHICH ARE STORED IN DROPBOX. SOME CORPORATE FIREWALL SYSTEMS PREVENT ACCESS TO DROPBOX. IF THIS IS THE CASE, EMAIL US AT hello@startswithyou.org.uk AND WE WILL SEND YOU A COPY OF THE FILES VIA EMAIL. 

Forms & Role Information

Operations Manager 

We are sorry but applications for this role are now closed - if you have already applied, we will be in touch shortly to feedback whether you have been successful for interviews

Interviews will be held the 8th & 9th July 2019


Key worker - Motiv8 

We are sorry, but applications for this role are now closed - if you have already applied, we will be in touch shortly to feedback whether you have been successful for interviews

Interviews will be held the 15th & 16th July