May 9, 2022

Here at Discovery, we are looking for Support Workers to join us in
the Minehead area. Providing support in peoples own homes you will enhance
the quality of life of the people we support by empowering their
independence. Discovery Support Workers do not need prior experience in Health or Social Care as full training is given.
Both full and part time roles are currently available
Please note this is not a Domiciliary Care Role and you will be working full
shifts with one person
Benefits for Support Workers working with Discovery include:
– A competitive payrate of £10.25 per hour
– 30 days paid Annual Leave (including public holidays – pro rata)
– Opportunities for career progression
– High Street Discounts – Retail and Entertainment (supermarkets,
hospitality, pubs, cinema etc.)
– Life Assurance and Company Pension
– Industry leading training
– Enhanced DBS paid for by us
As a Support Worker no two days are the same as we encourage the people
we support, to live the most independent life they can and help them make
informed choices.
Activities Support Workers may be involved with include:
– Going Swimming
– Arts and Crafts
– Walking and other forms of exercise
– Going bowling
– Enabling independence by assisting with day-to-day tasks (this may
include – but not be limited to – finances, shopping, cooking & personal
Discovery is a values-based employer, when looking for candidates:
– We do not need you to have prior experience as full training is given
– We want you to be happy to work within our values of ambition,
courage, integrity, partnership and respect
We know that you make a real difference to the lives of the people we
support and their loved ones.
About 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