Why join Hestia

When you join Hestia you make a difference every day, helping people live a life beyond crisis.

We are a charity, and our work is challenging. We work hard, it's busy and demanding. We are strong and resilient. We are passionate about changing people's lives for the better. We know that together, there is life beyond crisis.

We live by our values, we care, and we support each other.

We challenge in challenging times and especially in the current climate. We keep the voice of the adults and children in our services at the heart of our work. We are rewarded by the amazing work we do together and in the community.

Why join Hestia?

You can have a career with many options that is not limited to one department, specialism, service or team. Organisationally, our work is broad and that offers up many opportunities and career paths, where you can build on your skills and experience.

You will be part of a supportive, friendly team who are all dedicated to the work they do, who genuinely care about each other and value the work we do.

Why join Hestia?

Employee Stories

  • Charlene Simpson

    Hello, my name is Charlene. My position at Hestia is currently as Team Leader, however my journey started when I came to Hestia as a Refuge worker 12 months ago. Within that time, I have had the op...

    Charlene Simpson
    Team Leader

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  • David McKeown

    Hello, my name is David. My journey with Hestia began in October 2019; I was looking for a career change from instructing children’s cooking classes to supporting vulnerable people. There was...

    David McKeown
    Team Manager

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  • Charlotte Maguire

    Hello, my name is Charlotte and I’m a Team Manager in Hestia’s Modern Slavery Response Team. Our team supports victims of modern slavery and human trafficking to find services that faci...

    Charlotte Maguire
    Team Manager

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  • Raaj

    Hello, my name is Raaj. I'm a Children & Family Worker at a Domestic Abuse Refuge, and I've been with Hestia for 18 months. Every hour, every day is different. There's a set job description, bu...

    Children & Family Worker

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  • Georgina

    Hello, my name is Georgina, and I'm a Refuge Worker at one of Hestia's Domestic Abuse Services. My Hestia journey began when I was a student studying social work - I did two placements, one with do...

    Refuge Worker

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  • Cosimo Matteini

    Hello, my name is Cosimo Matteini and I am the Digital Inclusion Coordinator at Hestia. My background is in mental health and I joined Hestia just under ten years ago, when Hestia won a contract to...

    Cosimo Matteini
    Digital Inclusion Coordinator

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