August 26, 2022

Here at Discovery, we are looking for Waking Night Support Workers to join the team in Yeovil. Working at a friendly Supported Living Home, you will enhance the quality of life of the people who live there by empowering their independence. Discovery Waking Night Support Workers do not need prior experience in Health Care Assistant or Social Care roles as full training is given.

A Part Time role of up to 27 hours is currently available.

Waking Night shifts run from 10pm-7am. This role is on a fixed Friday, Saturday, Sunday shift pattern.

Benefits for Waking Night Support Workers working with Discovery include:

A competitive payrate of £11.28 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 Waking Night Support Workers may be involved with include:

Having conversations with the people we support
Helping with bed time and morning routines
Watching films and drinking tea with the night owls
Enabling independence by assisting with day-to-day tasks (this may include – but not be limited to – finances, shopping, cooking & personal care)
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:

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.

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.