Shift Leader - Full Time

Recruiter
CareTech UK
Location
Devon
Salary
£15,000 - £19,999
Posted
23 Nov 2018
Closes
05 Jan 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
DAY SHIFT LEADER - Roborough House - £8.35 p/h

About the Role

We are looking for a Full Time Day Shift Leader to join our friendly team at Roborough House in Woolwell, Plymouth to supervise the running of the Day Care Shift Team under the leadership of the Nurse-in-Charge of the shift. The role includes acting as a positive role model to their team, providing strong leadership, ensuring the Care Staff are providing a high standard of direct personal care to the Service Users in accordance with the Care Plan, the administration of medication and maintaining accurate records. We are providing individuals with practical and emotional care, enabling them to lead as ordinary life as they can achieve. You will need to be flexible as you are required to work shifts including bank holidays and weekends.

If your best traits are positivity, friendliness and innovation then this job is for you!

Main Duties and Responsibilities

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 support service users with the preparation of meals, laundry duties, cleaning and social events
To maintain accurate notes and records as and when required
To work as part of a team to provide high quality care

The Successful Candidate for the role will have

Level 3 NVQ (or equivalent) in Health and Social Care or be willing to work towards
Experience in supporting adults with challenging behaviour, learning disabilities and/or mental health issues.
The ability to keep calm under pressure
Confidence to work alone and as part of a team
Excellent communication skills
The passion to work with vulnerable Adults
The desire and commitment to achieve high standards of safeguarding

Benefits

We offer Permanent contracts 40.25 hrs per week

Career progression path within the company

Competitive rates of pay

Employee Assistance Helpline

Flexible Additional Holiday Purchase Scheme

Various shift patterns available to suit your lifestyle