Specialist Care and Support Worker

£11.56 - £12.16 Per Hour
England, South West England, Wiltshire

Do you like to connect with people, make a difference and do the right thing?  

Somerset Care is an award-winning not-for-profit provider of care across the South West. When people think about care, they think of the Somerset Care Group.

Our Community Wiltshire Team deliver care and support to people living in their own homes. We help people to stay in their own homes for longer by building their confidence and helping them to remain as independent as possible.

Community Wiltshire recruit based on values – you do not need to have experience, as we provide all the training required!

***To be considered for this tole, you must have a valid Full UK driving license - a Company Car is optional.***


  • Shift Patterns 7am - 3.30pm/13.00pm - 22.00pm alternate weekends.
  • This role can be offered as part of a job share.
  • As a valued member of our Community Wiltshire team, Specialist Care and Support Workers are key to helping us provide the support and care our customers deserve.
  • Specialist Care and Support Workers do more than a job, they change a life. You would be part of a team that provides high quality, person-centred care which allows our customers to live their lives as they choose.
  • You’ll be working from care plans, supporting customers through social & personal interactions. We help people build their confidence & to remain independent to stay in their own home for longer.
  • By joining us as a Specialist Care and Support Worker, you will help support the values of making a difference and doing the right thing, which makes this so much more than a just a job.
  • Our Specialist Care and Support Workers pay rate of £11.56 per hour (£12.16 on weekends!) recognises the value of our team members.

“I have always felt very proud to work for Somerset Care and feel very grateful for the career opportunities & support I have been given.”

Apply now to speak to our friendly onboarding team!

We really care about our staff and offer a range of excellent benefits:

  • We have partnered with Wagestream so you can access your earned wages before payday
  • So Much More Rewarding - provides access to discounts at 1000’s of high street retailers. Make So Much More Rewarding a part of the way you shop and you could save on average £1,000 per year
  • Mileage rate of 45p, plus MOT scheme & free breakdown cover 24/7!
  • Excellent training & development opportunities with recognised qualifications.
  • Access to The Hub online learning platform – our one stop shop for learning & development throughout your career with Somerset Care!
  • Wellbeing support available, covering a wide range of support services and events.
  • Fully paid induction and DBS paid by Somerset Care.
  • Refer a Friend scheme!
  • And so much more!

If you would like to have a chat with our friendly onboarding team, please call us on 01823 802 637 and select Option 1.

Somerset Care Group is an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion / belief, sexual orientation or age.

We reserve the right to close this advert early if we are able to appoint to the vacancy before the advertised closed date.