We’re all here to make a positive difference to people with learning disabilities and/or autism in Somerset.
The Better Practice Lead position is a mix of a Senior Support Worker and an Assistant Manager role. You’ll work closely with the Locality Manager to provide support, coaching and guidance to the team. You’ll effectively act as a role model for our support teams, helping to ensure that the people we support achieve the outcomes they want from life. You’ll do this by working alongside the support team on shift, providing hands-on coaching and guidance to ensure our support teams are the best that they can possibly be. This role will be based in LOCATION.
The Better Practice Lead role:
Experience in working with people with learning disabilities and / or autism is essential. It would also be great if you have experience of coaching and mentoring and are looking for a role where you can share your experience and expertise. Please refer to the Job Description for further information.
Why join us?
Discovery are committed to developing skills and rewarding our staff. We offer:
Who we are
Discovery exists to help each person we support to live a fulfilling life, to be equal in society and to be active in his or her local community. That’s a big deal. It means being able to have choice and control in life. It means choosing to go out or to stay in, making friends and having relationships, finding and developing skills and interests. It also means managing a home, voting, staying healthy and being able to pursue employment or volunteering opportunities. If you think you can help the people we support get more from life, we want to hear from you.
So if you would like to be a part of our team and if you feel that your values match ours, please apply by clicking the button below - upload your CV and we will be in touch. You could soon be making a positive difference every day.
Interviews will be held on DATE in LOCATION.
If you want more information or just an informal chat about Discovery and the roles we have available – please contact our friendly Resourcing Team on 0300 303 9202 or drop us an email email@example.com
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. As Disability Confident Leaders we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for this vacancy. Dimensions Group, which includes 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 in one of our offices using assistive technology.
We’d love to hear from you if you’ve worked as a Support Worker, Autism Support Worker, Care Worker, Learning Disabilities Support Worker, Care Co-ordinator, Social Care Worker or Healthcare Co-ordinator.