• Fixed contract
  • Full time
  • Yeovil, Somerset
  • Posted 2 weeks ago
  • January 26, 2022
  • £18k


Are you looking for an exciting new administration role? Looking to be a part of an organisation where your work will make a real difference?

Discovery are currently recruiting for a new Service Administrator to provide vital administration support in the Yeovil and South Somerset area on a 1 year fixed term contract. As a Service Administrator your role will be to provide administrative assistance to our Locality Managers by maintaining the records and files of services in your area, supporting with payroll and time management systems. You’ll also:


  • Assist in co-ordinating diaries and appointments for the people we support
  • Assist in the planning and administrative systems to meet the services regulatory requirements
  • Provide administrative assistance to the Locality Managers requirements for recruitment in liaison with the central recruitment function.
  • Undertake typing of letters, and other documents for the Locality Managers in the service group including documents relating to people we support


To be considered you’ll need to have some experience of working in administration and have an understanding of office procedures, this list isn’t exhaustive so for more information please review the attached job description.

Please ensure you meet the minimum criteria for the role.

Why join us?

Discovery are committed to developing skills and rewarding our staff. We offer:


  • A salary of £18000 per annum (based on 37.5 hrs per week)
  • 30 days’ annual leave entitlement (including bank holidays)
  • Access to discounts on high street shopping, cinema tickets and meals out
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Pension scheme
  • Life Assurance


Who we are

Discovery exists to help each person we support to live a fulfilling life, to be equal in society and to be active in his or her local community. That’s a big deal. It means being able to have choice and control in life. It means choosing to go out or to stay in, making friends and having relationships, finding and developing skills and interests. It also means managing a home, voting, staying healthy and being able to pursue employment or volunteering opportunities. If you think you can help the people we support get more from life, in a direct support or office based role, we want to hear from you.

Discovery is proud to be one of the very few social care organisations that are members of the Great Places To Work programme 2021.

Apply now:

So if you would like to be a part of our team and if you feel that your values match ours, please apply by clicking the button below – upload your CV and we will be in touch. You could soon be making a positive difference every day.

Interviews will be held via Microsoft Teams

If you want more information or just an informal chat about Discovery and the roles we have available – please contact our friendly Resourcing Team on 0300 303 9150 or drop us an email at

This role requires an enhanced DBS Disclosure, which will be obtained for you by Discovery.

Discovery is an equal opportunities employer that values diversity and is strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and applicants for employment. Discovery are Disability Confident Committed and we guarantee to interview all applicants who let us know they have a disability and meet the minimum essential criteria for this role.

Discovery has been awarded this symbol by Jobcentre Plus to recognise our commitment towards the employment, retention, training and career development of disabled employees. As part of our commitment to making reasonable adjustments we can offer support to complete your application. Please contact the Reosurcing Consultant Team on 03003039150 or email

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