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Team Leader - Learning Disabilities

Reference: Pr74
Job Decription:

Team Leader
Are you a motivational leader that makes a difference to people on a daily basis?
Strives for excellence in all aspects of your working life?
Then look no further a great opportunity to join a leading national provider of learning disability services.
Better Healthcare are now recruiting on behalf of a large care organisation for an experienced Assistant Team Leader for established adult supported living services in the Milton area of Cambridgeshire and also in Ely, Cambridgeshire

Job Description
Salary: £23,310 - £25,381 per annum per annum
Role: permanent - 35 hours contract
Location: Milton & also Ely (Cambridgeshire)
The service provides accommodation for service users with learning and physical difficulties. They develop bespoke care plans for each person and support them in maintaining choice, control and independence over their own lives.

Experience and Qualifications
NVQ Level 3 in Health and Social Care or equivalent is essential
Experience at a similar level is preferred
Full driving licence would be an advantage, due to the location


Responsibilities
This position will have the responsibility of working with the manager in offering a professional, flexible service.
To supervise and lead a team of support workers to enable our service users to lead as fulfilling and satisfying a life as they possibly can
To act as a role model for staff, so that they are encouraged to understand the people you are support
To offer regular supervision to all staff
To be actively engaged with service users and staff, continuously seeking opportunities for improvements to service users lifestyles and staffs skills and commitment to achieve this
To participate in the day-to-day implementation of individual support plans and activities within a challenging environment
To maintain effective communication and liaison with service users, families and other whilst respecting appropriate confidentiality
To maintain accurate notes and records as and when required
To work as part of a team to provide high quality care

Benefits of working for company
Long term employment due to continued growth.
Competitive Rates of Pay
22 days paid holiday per year plus bank holidays
An opportunity to gain recognised qualifications (incl NVQ,s, Care Certificate)
Cycle to work scheme
Career progression opportunities
Company Pension Scheme
Staff referral scheme

We shall ensure fairness and equal opportunities throughout our workforce and in service delivery. We welcome applications from suitably skilled candidates regardless of ethnicity, gender, disability, sexuality, religion or age.

Job Type: Permanent
Location: Cambridgeshire, Milton
Salary: 23310-25381 Per Annum
Posted by: Better Healthcare
Date Posted: 23/10/2018