Reablement Service

"Wiltshire Reablement, the route to independence"

What is Reablement?


Our Registered Manger, Jan Evans explains how a Reablement Approach differs from traditional domiciliary care


“Reablement focuses on what people can do and builds on these skills rather than focusing on what the individual cannot do. Reablement also works with community partners and organisations to re-connect the individual to activities and groups that have been, or are important to that person. This improves well-being and reduces loneliness.

Unlike traditional domiciliary care which assists an individual to carry out their day to day activities such as washing, dressing, using the toilet and preparing meals Reablement takes a person centred approach. The individual sets their own goals to be achieved over a short time period and the Reablement worker helps them to achieve these goals through encouragement and support.

Each customer’s visit is defined by the planned goals for the visit and the confidence of the customer in working towards these goals at a particular visit. Visits are not scheduled for a specific time period but are flexible, to ensure the customer has the opportunity and time they need to achieve their goals”


Benefits of working for us



- Generously paid travel time and mileage

- Non time specific visits with customers

- Regular supervision, support and appraisal

- Excellent Pension scheme 

- 25 days annual leave, increasing to 30 days after 5 years

- Ability to purchase an extra 10 days annual leave 

- Excellent training

- Uniform provided

- Career progression opportunities

- Wiltshire Rewards, staff benefit scheme


For a full list of the benefits we offer including Wiltshire Rewards please visit what we offer

Why choose to work in our reablement team?

Liz - Team Manager

“It’s a privilege to be part of a service that focuses on unlocking an individual’s potential to regain and retain their skills for living an independent and positive life.”

Gemma - Reablement Worker 

 “Pleasure in the work puts perfection in the job” I wanted to apply for the Reablement position because it sounded like such a rewarding job, I’ve done different care jobs but never Reablement, so it sounded like a challenge I wanted to take on! I’m so glad I did, watching our clients Re-able themselves is so rewarding and exciting all rolled into one" 

Ness - Reablement Worker

"I wanted to work in Reablement as I like to help people.  Helping them get back to doing what they want to be able to do.  The experience of working with the team and the customers has been a real learning curve for me and I am enjoying the way that the customers feel when you have helped them through their journey of Reablement.  I just love this job learning so much and every day is different" 

Dazz - Reablement Worker

"Reablement-Enabling you to be the best version of yourself. Reablement accepting that the person is the expert in their own life.’ I wanted to be part of a new, exciting venture. To enable and empower people, to have a career to make me and my family proud of. To feel part of a team, learn from others, and help others" 

Vicky - Reablement Worker

"I enjoy my job because I like to see the customer grow in confidence. From the start, not being able to do much right up to the end when they are doing tasks for themselves. And see their confidence grow and flourish"

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