Sessional Support Worker - Taunton

Sessional Support Worker - Taunton

Job Description


The Lifeways Group is one of the UK’s leading providers of support services for adults with learning disabilities, and we have a great opportunity over at our supported living service in Somerset Area. Whether you’re new to supporting people and fancy a career change, or have years of experience in healthcare, you will receive the training and support you need to do your job really well.


Position Duration
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Care/Support Worker, Team Leader and Service Manager
Lifeways Group
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The Lifeway’s Group is one of the UK’s leading providers of support services for people with diverse and often complex needs in community settings. Our vision is to help people live ordinary, independent and happy lives through extraordinary support.

Established in 1995, the Lifeways Group has over 10,000 employees providing specialist support services for people with learning disabilities, mental health needs, autism, profound and multiple learning disabilities, sensory and communication impairments, and acquired brain injuries. We do this through our portfolio of nine dedicated and specialist support services, which includes Autism Care, Brighton & Sussex Care, Care Solutions, Future Home Care, Integra, Keys Hill Park, Lifeways Community Care, Living Ambitions and SIL and currently support more than 6,000 people across the UK.

Job Description

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Ensuring the individuals that we support lead valued and fulfilling lives
  • Helping them to reach their potential and achieve to the best of their ability
  • Supporting them to do household jobs
  • Supporting them to enjoy their favourite hobby
  • Assistance with personal care


  • One place of work – no travelling between services
  • Excellent opportunities for career development with the chance to obtain qualifications as you work
  • DBS paid for by Lifeways
  • Rewards scheme - discounted supermarket shopping vouchers & cashback deals
  • Paid induction training
  • 28 days’ annual leave (pro-rata)
  • £8.72 per hour

This is a great opportunity to start your career in the care industry – if this sounds of interest, simply click Apply!

All applications will be subject to DBS