- £17000 - £19000 per annum
- Job Type:
- West Bromwich
- Social Care
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Leading Supported Living Provider
Salary: £17,000 – £19,000
Location: West Bromwich
Closing Date: 01st September 2014
Are you working as a Team Leader but looking for a new challenge? Are you working as a Field Care Supervisor but looking to take the next step? Are you working as a Care Coordinator but looking for a field based role? Do you have experience of providing hands on care? If so, I want to hear from you!
We currently have an opportunity for an experienced Team Leader to join a well-established, nationwide company who provide supported living services to adults who have learning disabilities and/or autism. This role will be based in West Bromwich, on a permanent, full time basis.
We are looking for a dedicated and experienced Team Leader to provide support and supervision to a team of field based support workers. The successful candidate will be well supported in the role with a strong company structure and good opportunities to progress the role in the future.
As Team Leader there are various tasks that are incorporated into this position including;
– Support service users in everyday tasks such as shopping, cooking and budgeting
– Provide personal care where required
– Commit to a person centred environment and monitor the service
– Act as a support to staff members
– Complete supervisions and audits
– Work alongside the Support Manager to monitor the day to day management of the service
You will need to hold an NVQ Level 3 in Health and Social Care or equivalent with experience of working within a similar role. You will need to possess good interpersonal skills with the ability to work well as part of a team. A degree of flexibility will be required for working hours and you will need to hold a Full UK Driving License with access to a vehicle. If you have experience of working with people who have learning disabilities or other forms of disabilities, this will be a distinct advantage.
As this role is primarily field based, applicants who do NOT have a Full UK Driving License need not apply.
This position may be suitable for candidates with experience working within the following positions: Field Care Supervisor, Care Team Leader, Care Leader, Care Supervisor, Team Leader, Unit Leader, Head Carer or Field Supervisor.
Interested? Then send us your CV and we will consider you for the first round of interviews.
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