Discovery - Support Worker - Relief

Discovery 1
Up to £10,000
11 Nov 2019
17 Nov 2019
Contract Type
Part Time
We're all here to make a positive difference to people with learning disabilities and/or autism in Somerset. Here at Discovery we are looking for dedicated individuals to join our Relief Support Worker team in Highbridge.

Want to help others achieve their dreams? We're looking for dedicated individuals who enjoy a challenging but highly rewarding role to join our network of relief support workers. The people we support are at the heart of everything we do, and as a result, we offer person-centred support to hundreds of adults with learning disabilities across Somerset. Our relief vacancies are flexible, allowing you to work around your commitments. We firmly believe that our people are our biggest asset, and if you share our values, no previous experience is required as we will invest in you. If you're a reliable worker interested in a not-for-profit organisation, committed to achieving the best possible outcomes for each and every person we support, apply today or contact Zara on 0300 303 9202 for an informal conversation about the role.

Why join us?
  • £9.00 per hour, £9.90 for waking nights, £30.50 per sleep in.
  • Full time, part time, and relief work available.
  • Supported 'Learn to Drive' scheme (up to 10 driving lessons paid for by us)
  • Pension scheme
  • Long Service Awards
  • Life Assurance
  • Great Induction and training opportunities including the Care Certificate, and Diploma in Health & Social Care.

Apply now:

Discovery is about people. We are ambitious for the people we support and our colleagues. We want the people we support to have fulfilling lives and we want our colleagues to have great careers with us. So if you would like to be a part of our team and if you feel that your values match ours, please apply by clicking the button below - upload your CV and we will be in touch. You could soon be making a positive difference every day.

This role requires an enhanced DBS Disclosure, which will be obtained for you by Discovery.

Discovery is an equal opportunities employer that values diversity and is strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and applicants for employment. As Disability Confident Leaders we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for this vacancy. Dimensions Group, which includes Discovery has been awarded this symbol by Jobcentre Plus to recognise our commitment towards the employment, retention, training and career development of disabled employees.

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.

Other organisations may call this role Community Support Worker, Residential Support Worker, Care Worker, Care Assistant, Social Care Worker, Social Care Assistant or, Bank HCA, Healthcare Assistant or Carer.