The Florence Hardship Fund is available to provide some relief from financial hardship for very low paid care workers who are temporarily unable to work.
We are far more likely to support an application if it meets the priority criteria listed below:
Item and maximum available grant:
Please be aware that we can't fund any of the items listed below:
The rates you'll see can change depending on your location, skills and preferences.
As a guide, you can expect to see rates for nurses' shifts at £25-35+ph, but you may see rates that are higher or lower than this.
Yes! You can sign up now and return at any time to finish your profile as you gather your documents.
If your DBS has expired, we can start a new application for you during your onboarding call.
You need an Enhanced DBS to work shifts with us, as your work will involve access to vulnerable adults.
Yes! Once you've uploaded your CV, we'll be able to look at your experience, and help you figure out who would be best placed to act as your referees.
You can update your mandatory training for free during your registration using Florence Academy
If your training goes out of date after you've finished registration, we'll notify you in the app and you can update it for free any time, also using Florence Academy.
If your DBS is out of date, please get in contact with us and we can apply for a new DBS on your behalf.
To register with please complete the registration form (it's free).
- National Insurance number
- Bank account
- Employment information covering the last five years (employer names, locations and dates)
- Contacts for at least two professional references
- Professional qualifications: name, location and dates of study (nurses only)
- NMC number and expiry date (nurses only)
You'll need two references to complete your registration. Both need to be people you've worked with, who have seen you on shift and can comment on your practice.