Support Worker

Discovery 1
16 Nov 2019
18 Nov 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
We are looking for Support Workers in Burnham On Sea, we offer fantastic benefits, training and a great team environment.

York House is looking for individuals that are able to provide high quality person centred support to a lovely group of individuals with a wide range of different needs to live in an often busy & changeable environment. York House benefits greatly from having a team of happy and positive people & it is preferable that applicants are willing to drive our lease vehicle and are able to support those that use wheelchairs to access the community.

Your rewards

In return for your hard work and dedication, we offer ongoing development opportunities and the support of a great team, plus a range of great benefits including:
  • £9 - £9.90 per hour (flexible hours).
  • 30 days' annual leave entitlement (including bank holidays).
  • Supported 'Learn to Drive' scheme (up to 10 driving lessons paid for by us).
  • Support to obtain the Induction & Care Certificate, progressing to Diploma in Health & Social Care.
  • Pension scheme.
  • Long Service Awards.
  • Life Assurance

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  • An enhanced DBS disclosure will be required for this role, the cost of which will be incurred by Discovery.
  • We welcome applications from everyone and value diversity in our workforce
  • As disability confident leaders, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the vacancy.
  • As part of our commitment to making reasonable adjustments we can offer support to complete your application in one of our offices using assistive technology.

Established in 2017, Discovery (part of the Dimensions Group) is a Somerset-based social enterprise dedicated to ensuring that people with learning disabilities and autism have greater choice and control in their lives and are given a louder voice in society. We have ambitious plans to deliver the most effective and personalised support possible, ensuring that the people we support are the heart of everything we do.