Are you looking to join a friendly team that are in it to make a difference?

Spring View is a residential home in Yeovil that supports adults with profound and multiple learning disabilities to live a positive and engaging life. We are looking for new colleagues who want to join a positive a proactive team that treats the people we support like family to really make a difference to their lives.

  • A – Loves standing and walking with support and being in the kitchen helping with baking and smelling all the different flavours of food, A also really enjoys pamper sessions having hand massages and other sensory stimulating activities.
  • C – Loves old TV shows especially those that feature the police or other emergency services, C really enjoys walking in their mobility aid and a really engaging playful environment. C likes being a part of the community and watching people.
  • L – Loves singing along to his music, laying in the ball pit in our sensory room and being the centre of all activity within Spring View, L also enjoys helping people out with different tasks around Spring View. L really enjoys being a part of the community and meeting different people.
  • J – Enjoys spending time with his support workers and enjoys the one to one interaction, J likes going out on trips to quiet places but doesn’t like loud or busy environments, he loves the nature and relaxing in the country side absorbing the calm natural environment.

We support the people that live at Spring View to be a part of their own life by actively supporting them to develop living skills and have choice and control over their own day. As a Support Worker with us your role will be an exciting and varied one. You'll be supporting the people we support to enjoy a broad range of activities such as supporting people to be a part of their community, going out for walks, taking part in sensory sessions, or perhaps enjoying a musical or craft session. As we are easing out of social restrictions you will be facilitating new and old experiences and activities as part of their own community, supporting people to keep in touch with both friends and family and maintain those important relationships. You will be facilitating therapeutic physical exercises and engage in stimulating activities and will also work closely in partnership with various health professionals to ensure that the people we support lead a happy and healthy life.

Why join us?

  • £9.36 per hour
  • 30 days annual leave (including bank holidays)
  • Supported ‘Learn to Drive’ scheme (up to 30 driving lessons, 1 theory/practical test – all paid for by us)
  • A 24 Hour Employee Assistance Programme for you and your family members.
  • Life Assurance and Pension scheme
  • Great Induction and training opportunities including the Care Certificate, and Diploma in Health & Social Care.

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 . Please contact the Resourcing Consultant Team on 03003039150 or email

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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