Working at Discovery

  • Company size 1,000–2,499 employees
  • Sector Social Care

What we do

Discovery supports people with learning disabilities and/or autism in Somerset to get more from life. The people we support are at the heart of everything we do, and the centre of every decision we make. We support people to discover what a great life means for them, and achieve excellent individual outcome

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Discovery’s vision for Somerset is for people with learning disabilities and their families to gain more control over their support

What you'll get

  • Discounts and cashback on high street and online shopping.
  • You’ll gain access to professional qualifications,
  • Flexible working hours
  • 30 days annual leave (including bank holidays), rising to a maximum of
  • Opportunity to purchase Simply Health, a discounted health and dental
  • Death in service payment for a nominated beneficiary under Life Assura
  • we are proud to offer a Learn to Drive scheme
  • Employee Assistance Programme: a service providing a 24/7 helpline
  • Dimensions Group workplace pension.

Who you'll work with

By joining Discovery you will enjoy a rewarding role working with a great team of people – all with a shared goal of helping people get more from life. We want all our colleagues to be able to reach their potential, and offer a wide range of career and management development programmes to help you achieve your goals.


Every day as a Discovery colleague, you’ll find ways to be more ambitious on behalf of the people you support, helping each individual to get more from life. We hope you will also be ambitious in your own career by choosing a long and successful journey with us. Most colleagues will join Discovery as support workers.


Support work is what we do; it is our lifeblood. As a support worker, you’ll develop an ability to support a person on their unique journey to greater independence, You’ll be supported to inspire and connect everyone in a person’s circle of support. Many colleagues have found that the skills and experience they gain through working with us stand them in good stead for the whole of their career, regardless of their next steps.

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Support Worker - Glastonbury Posted 16 September by Discovery
  • Glastonbury, Somerset
  • Permanent, full-time or part-time
  • Competitive salary
  • 0 applications
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