Centre Support Worker

Location: Torquay and Honiton Day Centres

Hours: 7 hours per week on Tues (Honiton) and 7 hours per week Thurs (Torquay)

Salary: £9.00 to £9.44 (depending on experience and qualifications)

Headway Devon are looking for compassionate and caring people to join our Torquay and Honiton Day Centre Teams as a Support Worker. This is a rewarding role, which involves supporting people to rehabilitate after brain injury and providing a safe place for them to interact and socialise with others.

We offer a competitive salary and great opportunities for personal development. An NVQ2 in care is desirable, but not essential as full training is provided. People from all backgrounds are welcome.

What Makes Working for Headway Devon so Special?

Whatever role you are in, you will be part of a team making a real change to people living with Acquired Brain Injuries. Working in the Day Centres can be varied and interesting, with the chance to support clients with a range of activities from arts and crafts through to to exercises to rebuild cognitive skills.

At Headway Devon we encourage and support all our staff to be individuals, and to use their talents and experience to enable our clients to achieve their goals.


When you are applying for the vacancy, please can you indicate which day centre location you would like to work in.

Please send your completed application form with a covering letter explaining how you fit the person specification for the role by email to hannahb@headwaydevon.org.uk or by post to:

Headway Devon, The XCentre, Commercial Road, Exeter EX2 4AD

Closing date for applications: Monday 25th February 2019 at 5pm

Please note we will not accept applications by CV

This post is subject to a satisfactory DBS check

For more information, or if you have any queries please contact: hannahb@headwaydevon.org.uk