Relief Support Worker - Hertford

Expiring today

Hertford, Hertfordshire
£8.78 per hour + excellent benefits
19 Aug 2019
16 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Part Time

Relief Support Worker - Hertford


Personal Support

Opportunity Type:




Salary Details:

£8.78 per hour + excellent benefits

Advertising End Date:

23 Aug 2019

Vacancy Type:


Hours Per Week: 1

About Mencap

At Mencap we work in partnership with people with a learning disability. We do this by providing high quality, flexible services that support people, including young adults, to live as independently as possible in their own homes and in the community.

Everyone wants a purposeful job - to do something meaningful. At Mencap, we can give you that. You will have opportunities to develop as a person, colleague, leader and activist.

You’ll make new friends and feel inspired to reach your potential. We will ask a lot of you - but you’ll get back so much more. With us, it is never ‘just a job’.

In return for your hard work and passion, we can give you real meaning and purpose in your work.

Job Advert

We are looking for caring and enthusiastic individuals to join our Relief team to work within our services in the Hertford area to support people in our services with a learning disability.


As a Relief Support Worker you will work as and when required, with hours to suit you giving you the flexibility to work less or more hours depending on your circumstances.


Shifts will be spread across the weekdays, weekends and bank holidays and will consist of mornings, afternoons, evenings and sleep ins. Flexibility is therefore important.


Driving is desirable for this role but not essential


The role of a Relief Support Worker varies and includes providing support with daily living skills like cooking, cleaning, managing finances, personal care, going out into the community and attending health appointments. By joining us you’ll make new friends and feel inspired to reach your potential. We’ll ask a lot of you - but you’ll get back so much more. With us, it’s never ‘just a job’.


As long as you have a positive attitude and want to improve the lives of those with a learning disability, we want to hear from you. This role has a unique set of challenges,but our award winning training will ensure that you are the best Support Worker that you can be, whether you have lots experience or are just starting out in your career.


An enhanced DBS will be required for each successful candidate (Paid for by Mencap, T&Cs apply).


Job reference: 17455


As well as knowing that what we do is making a positive difference to people’s lives, you will receive fair pay and have access to a wide range of rewards and benefits as one of our employees.

  • Flexibility to work the hours you choose
  • Discounts and cashback from 3% to 30% at high street shops including major super markets, cinemas, gyms, leisure/theme parks, holidays and much more via Mencapextras
  • Opportunity to purchase a health cash plan to claim towards dental, glasses, therapy etc.
  • Free access to round the clock employee assistance program for advice and support
  • Quarterly award scheme and recognition at every 5 years through our YouRock program
  • Access to award winning training and development

*T&C's apply based on contract