Support Worker (Relief)

EasyWeb NFP
08 Nov 2018
13 Nov 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Support Worker (Relief)

Our client is a national charity that’s been supporting people with learning disabilities since 1962. They put the people they support at the centre of everything they do and use their experience to work in partnership with them to provide personalised services to more than 2,500 people.

Position: Relief Support Workers
Hours: Various flexible hours available
Location: Staunton & Coleford, Forest of Dean (commutable from Monmouth, Ross–on-Wye and surrounding area)
Hourly rate: £7.83 ages 21 and over or £7.33 between the ages 18-20 per hour (plus 12.07% in lieu of holiday pay)

Closing date: Thursday 22 November 2018
Interview date to be confirmed

About the role:

As a Relief Support Worker you'll be supporting adults with learning disabilities to live the best life possible. In these roles, everything you do will enable people to have choices about their own lives, creating flexible services that meet people's needs and always looking for the best way of doing things.

Covering leave, training and sickness with hours that fit in with life's other commitments; this is an ideal way of discovering if this is the career for you.

There’s no such thing as a “typical day” for one of their Relief Support Workers. You never know what you might end up doing. You could be supporting someone to make their breakfast in the morning, go swimming or to a local cafe in the afternoon - or even helping them plan their birthday party or a family event. Sometimes it’s challenging, but it’s always rewarding. You’ll go to work knowing that you’re making a positive difference to someone’s life. And you’ll be working in a team of skilled, dedicated colleagues who’ll support you all the way.

About you:

You don't need experience of support work or any special qualifications for this job - you'll get a comprehensive induction, full training and support along the way.

You but must be self-motivated and be passionate about promoting independence and active lifestyles.

Due to the rural nature of the area, a full, current UK or EU driving licence is preferable but not essential.

What they offer:

They offer a range of career development opportunities. They’ll give you a comprehensive induction, full training and support along the way. With Investors in People and Skills for Care accreditation they are committed to investing in their teams to ensure they have the specialist skills and expertise needed to support others to live the best life possible.

Join them and help them change lives.


You may have experience of the following: Support Worker, Charity, Charities, Third Sector, Learning Disabilities, Social Care, Voluntary Sector, Mental Health Worker, Healthcare Assistant, Care Staff, Community Development, Care Worker, Vulnerable People, Social Worker, Not for Profit, NFP, Relief Worker, Relief Support Worker, Care Assistant, etc.

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