Relief Support Worker
Hft - Bedfordshire

Job reference: 000066

Location: Hft - Bedfordshire

Closing date: 30/04/2019

Interview date: Not specified

Salary / hourly rate: £8.21 per hour

Employment type: Not Specified

Hours per week: Not Specified

Job Reference: BED/REL/000066
For more information on the role,
please use the details below to contact us:
Telephone: 07774432416


Location – Positions available in Clifton (Bedfordshire)

Hours – Hours are flexible and you can work shifts that fit with your other commitments

Hourly rate - £8.21 plus 12.07% in lieu of holiday pay


Would you like to choose work hours to fit around family life, study or other commitments? Join us and help change lives


We are looking for caring and enthusiastic individuals to join us as relief support workers. We currently have opportunities available at our Residential and Supported Living services in Clifton.


Relief posts are completely flexible; you choose the hours you want to work, covering staff holidays and absence.


About the Role

Covering leave, training and sickness within our services, with hours that fit in with life’s other commitments; this is an ideal way of discovering if this is the career for you. As we provide 24/7 support you can choose to work shifts which may be days, weekends, nights or Bank Holidays.

You will be welcomed in to the team and coached along the way and will also receive outstanding training for your role.

As a Relief Worker you will be working to our philosophy of Person Centred Active Support, empowering adults with learning disabilities and complex needs in a huge range of everyday tasks including personal care, leisure activities, making choices and leading fulfilling independent lives.

About you
No previous experience of support work or any special qualifications are needed for this job - you’ll get a comprehensive induction, full training and support along the way.  You’ll need to have good communication and listening skills. Basic IT skills are also essential.

What we offer
With Investors in People and Skills for Care accreditation we are committed to investing in our teams to ensure they have the specialist skills and expertise needed to support others to live the best life possible.

Dependent upon the number of hours you work per week, you may have the opportunity to work towards an industry recognised qualification that will enable you to build a career in the Health and Social Care Sector.  You would be supported every step of the way as you work towards a Level 2 Diploma in Health and Social Care with our approved training partner.

Join us and help us change lives.




If you do not hear from us within 4 weeks after the closing date your application has not been successful on this occasion.

Hft’s usual terms and conditions apply.

Hft is committed to equal opportunities and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.  As a Disability Confident Employer, Hft is helping to ensure that disabled people have the same opportunities to fulfil their potential and realise their aspirations that people without disabilities do.

Successful applicants will need to undertake an enhanced disclosure check against the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Having a criminal record may not bar you from employment.


The closing date for this job has now passed.