Support Worker in Ruishton at Voyage Care

Date Posted: 10/20/2019

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Job Description

Job Family: Support Worker

Location: Taunton, Somerset

Pay Rate (£): £8.21 per hour

Vacancy Reference: 020138


Role Overview:-
As a Support Worker with Somerset Community Team based in Taunton you will work with people who have varying degrees of physical and learning disabilities as well as mental health issues to promote independence and support them to lead as fulfilling life as possible, incorporating both therapy based activities and social based activities.

Our Support Workers work with customers on a 1:1 basis or providing core support by promoting independence including daily living tasks, such as personal care, cooking, cleaning, shopping, laundry, and money management. We support the individuals to have meaningful and fun things to do, be healthy and achieve their goals and aspirations.

Support Workers in this location MUST be drivers as it is based in the community, experience is not essential as all of our staff receive training tailored to the needs of the people they support. You’ll join the team working on a rota that includes every other weekend.

Day shifts from 08:00-20:30 and Waking Night Shifts from 20:30-08:00. Voyage Care are however proud to offer alternative shorter shifts in line with the needs of the people we support.



  • Paid training/recognised qualifications
  • Career development opportunities
  • Fully funded DBS/PVG
  • Employee assistance programme 24/7 advice and support
  • Guaranteed hours
  • Pension Scheme
  • Cycle to Work schemes
  • Recognition
  • Refer a Friend - £250 - £750

Role Specific Requirements:

  • Driver: Driver REQUIRED
  • Gender: No gender specifications.

Click Apply to complete our one page application…….All applications & CV’s are reviewed on a daily basis.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the people we support. We are an equal opportunities employer.


Role Specific Requirements -


Driver: Driver Required

Gender: No Specfic Requirement