Our blue chip care provider are seeking Team Leaders to be based either in Fareham or Havant, Hampshire, to join the Management team at our new Supported Living Services where they will provide care and support to those with Learning Disabilities, Autism Spectrum Disorder and Associated Complex Behaviours.
The Role – Team Leader
Reporting to the Service Manager, the Team Leader will oversee care staff and provide assistance to the people they support. Tasks undertaken by the Team Leader will include:
Managing the service in the absence of the Service Manager
Updating support plans and risk assessments
Carrying out Support Workers supervisions and competency assessments
Providing care to the people they support including some personal care.
Doing activities with the clients they support e.g. cooking, cleaning, watching tv, escorting clients to outings, key working and overall encouraging and motivating clients to be independent as much as possible.
You will be required to work a mixture of earlies, lates and long day shifts including alternate weekends and some sleep in shifts.
Team Leader Experience Required
Preferably have NVQ 3 in Health and Social Care
Current or previous experience as a Team Leader or Senior Support Worker
Experience of supporting people with Learning Disabilities is a distinct advantage.
Understand the importance of motivating a team.
Providing person centred care.
Are you compassionate and understanding
Are reliable and conscientious
Enhanced DBS will be required
Fantastic opportunity to be part of a motivated and determined team. So make a great career move!
Team Leader Benefits Package
Competitive rate of pay - £10.50 per hour
36 hour contracts plus overtime offered when required
Free, industry leading, face to face and online training including NVQ’s.
Excellent career prospects
High street discounts on several products
For further details, please email your CV or call Care First UK Recruitment
on (phone number removed) (during office hours) or (phone number removed) (during evenings and weekends)
Please Quote ref: 1/Fareham/Adam