support worker in yeovil

job type
£ 8 per hour
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job details

yeovil, south west
job category
social care
job type
working hours
£ 8 per hour
Adults -Learning Disabilities
reference number
01392 267246
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job description

Would you like the opportunity to work with one of Somerset's leading care providers? Would you also like variety in your work and pick and choose which shifts you want to work?

If the answer is yes, you should think about joining our team!

Our client provides care to around 900 adults in a variety of services across Somerset. Their aim is to support their residents to live ordinary, fulfilling lives as active members of their local community, they keep their residents at the hear of everything they do. They offer residential care homes, supported living, respite care as well as domiciliary care. We work with a number of their services in Yeovil, providing support workers to compliment their own teams. You could be out and about in the community with a resident, such as a trip into town, to the bank or simply out for a coffee, or you could be helping with everyday activities in the home.

Job Responsibilities:
Duties will include supporting service users to lead a fulfilling life.
You will be required to perform personal care, the level of person care required will vary from home to home.
You will also be asked to help with cooking and general household duties.


Experience in the care sector is essential. Ideally you will have experience of working with adults with learning disabilities but this is not essential, as care workers with experience in other sectors have relevant and transferable skills. Qualifications in Health and Social Care are helpful but not essential. You should be caring, empathetic, friendly and have a genuine desire to improve the lives of others.

A variety of shift are available every week.
Early shifts - 0700/0800-1400/1500
Late shifts - 1400/1500 - 2100/2200
Long shifts - 0700 - 2200
Sleep-in nights
Waking nights

Working for Randstad, you get:
An opportunity to secure long term/regular work within these friendly care settings.
Competitive hourly rate.
Holiday pay in addition to your hourly rate
Flexible hours that you choose.
A friendly operations team that will support you.
Variety in different work assignments.

If you variety in your work and to work for a leading care provider, don't delay, apply online now!

Randstad Care acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Care is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.

Did you know that Randstad Care have been awarded a place on the National Clinical Staffing Framework for the NHS? This means we will be able to bring you more opportunities within nursing & midwifery and clinical staffing.


be able to manage challenging situations,be person centred,can work as an individual or part of a team,caring,competent at dealing with all stakeholders,critical thinking,emotional intelligence,empathy,handling medication,non-judgemental,oral communication,organisational,passionate,patience,report writing (incident logs and daily plans etc),resilient,show initiative,time management,tolerance,understanding,work well under pressure,written communication