Author: Paula Gledhill

19th November 2021

Stunning sunflowers

Drum roll please…..we are thrilled to announce the winners of our popular sunflower-growing competition which took place over the summer. Alice, the Deputy Chair of the Discovery Council is the winner of the tallest sunflower. Her sunflower is a whopping 13 feet! The award for the most beautiful sunflower goes to Robin Biberger from Frome. […]

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8th November 2021

Supported employment success

The Discovery Supported Employment team started new conversations with nineteen businesses in September about how it could help support individuals with a learning disability or autism into work.

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1st November 2021

The Discovery Community Fund re-opens

The Discovery Community Fund is re-opening for applications and is keen to encourage initiatives which improve the safety, health and independence of people with learning disabilities and autism in Somerset.

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28th September 2021

Discovery’s policy on Covid-19 vaccinations

We have decided that it is now a condition of employment with us that all new recruits either have been vaccinated against Covid-19, or are willing to be vaccinated against Covid-19 – unless you can help us understand your legitimate reason for not being vaccinated which must align with the law.

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18th August 2021

New job success for Matt

Matthew Nunn has been offered a new job after receiving training and support from the Discovery Supported Employment team. The team works in partnership with businesses across Somerset to support an individual with a learning disability and/or autism into work.

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