Job Reference: HAWKINSSW0624

Support Worker

Teignmouth, Devon

Salary: £12.00 per hour

Hours: 30 hours with sleep-in duties

Closing Date: 26th July 2025


Job Description

Havencare is a forward-thinking and growing charity.  We have been making a difference for 35 years, changing the lives of people who have learning disabilities, autism, brain injuries, and other support needs. Our big aims include every person having a home that is right for them, and support for the life they choose.

At Havencare, first and foremost, we are looking for outstanding people who align with our values of Transparency, Quality and Engagement.

We have a great opportunity for an enthusiastic, resourceful, and forward-thinking Support Worker to join our wider team across our Devon service in Teignmouth.

The role of a contracted support worker within the Devon services is a varied one. You will be based at our Teignmouth service but also maybe required to work within our Kingsteignton location. The people we support need support to enable them with all aspects of day-to-day living both in their home and out in the community. This could include shopping, social clubs, bowling, swimming and just socialising and being part of their wider community. If this interests you, then this could be a great opportunity for you to join our team.

As we provide a 24-hour, 365 days a year service to people living across Devon, we would also love to hear from people who are looking for flexible part or full-time positions within our person-centred services. ​

We will provide you with:

  • Quality training and development opportunities to maintain and enhance your skills and knowledge
  • Free 24/7 confidential Employee Assistance Programme (EAP) to support your health and wellbeing
  • Big financial rewards through our Refer a Friend Scheme
  • Vouchers at Christmas, your work anniversary, and your birthday
  • Paid DBS
  • Annual pay of £18,720 and the opportunity to earn overtime.
  • …and more!

Essential for the role: 

  • Has suitable transportation between both services as required.
  • ​This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check and subscription to the Update Service
  • ​Evidence of eligibility / Right to work in the UK.
  • ​Two satisfactory references.​​​

Check out the role brief and assignment information here: 2024 – Role Brief – Support Worker – Hawkins (Teignmouth)