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Relief Support Worker (North Devon)

Relief Support Worker (North Devon)

North Devon

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Role Type:

Support Worker


Hours Will Vary


£11.60 P/H - £12.17 P/H


North Devon

Contract Type:




Job Description:

Application & Declaration form, click to download.

Or, click below to apply online now!


To fill a variety of shifts over 7 days per week

£11.60 ph rising to £12.17 ph after a successful probation period, depending on 


We are looking to recruit Relief Support Workers for our Residential Services, Supported Living Services, and our Community Projects & Outreach Services.  If you are looking for a rewarding career in care, or have previous experience in a similar role, we would like to hear from you.

The key purpose of the role is to provide excellent support to people with disabilities whilst respecting their preferences and choices, enabling them to participate in their community as valued citizens. The post holder will need to be flexible and available at short notice to cover shifts over 7 days per week, including evenings and weekends.


· Full e-learning training provided including the opportunity for professional qualifications.

· Double pay for bank holidays.

· Enhanced overtime rate.

· Birthday leave.

· Company pension scheme.

· Company Sick Pay after 1 year increasing with length of service.

· Additional Company Sick Pay after 1 year increasing with length of service.

· annual leave for length of service up to 25 days plus bank holidays.

· Training & Attendance Bonuses.

· 20% membership discount with ARC for racquet sports & gym.

· Cash staff referral scheme.

· Free Will Writing service.

· Cycle to work scheme.

About Us

The Northam Care Trust is one of the largest social care providers in North Devon with charitable and limited company status employing over 260 staff in our expanding Service Continuum. We have been in operation for 45 years and are a not for profit Charity which means every penny gets reinvested into our staff and clients.

As a Disability Confident Level 2 employer, we welcome applications from all sections of the community.  If you need any assistance or support with the application or interview process, please contact the HR team on 01237 477238.  We are committed to being an inclusive employer and have set up an EDI board to ensure that equality, diversity and inclusion are integrated into The Northam Care Trust’s mission, vision and strategy.  We welcome and encourage applications from people with a diverse variety of experiences, backgrounds and identities.

How to apply:

Online Application Form (preferable) - Click HereFlexible Project Worker (Bideford) (opens in another window).

CV’s or downloaded application form (available at the top of the page) can be emailed to

Postal applications can be sent to – HR Manager, The Northam Care Trust, Rose Hill, Heywood Road, Bideford, Devon  EX39 3PG.

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