Support Worker

Location

Yeovil

Closing Date

25/07/2022

Salary

£10.25 Per Hour

Reference

DS02578

Employment Type

Permanent

Department

Support Worker

Support Worker
Yeovil

Full and Part time available
pay rate: £10.25 per hour

Key Tasks:

  • Support with shopping for things they wish to buy, including clothes and food.
  • Support to manage their own money
  • Help, encourage, support to do their housework, including cleaning and laundry
  • Support with medication
  • Keep written records, using IT systems to update support plans, financial info and health and safety records?

About the role:

As a Support Worker you will be supporting people in a Respite Service, offering short breaks for up to 8 people with learning disabilities and their families at a time. This means that you will be working with a broad variety of people with different likes and interests, and different needs as well. This can change on an almost daily basis, which will give you a great opportunity to learn and develop regularly.

For further information, please contact Dan on 03003039150

Why join us?

  • 30 days annual leave pro-rata (including bank holidays).
  • A 24 Hour Employee Assistance Programme for you and your family members.
  • Long Service Awards, Life Assurance and Pension scheme.
  • Great Induction and training opportunities including the Care Certificate, and Diploma in Health & Social Care.
  • Plus much, much more....

Apply now:

We want the people we support to have fulfilling lives and we want our colleagues to have great careers with us.

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. Discovery are Disability Confident Committed and we guarantee to interview all applicants who let us know they have a disability and meet the minimum essential criteria for this role. 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 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.

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