Care Team Leader

Care in Mind
£20,000 - £24,999
29 Apr 2019
29 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Care Team Leader

Join Care in Mind - A Unique and Innovative Approach to Supporting Young People in Care.

Care in Mind provide residential services for young people aged 16-25 years old who have been discharged from psychiatric inpatient stays or secure children's homes. The young people we care for often require a high level of support and dynamic approach to risk management in order to support problems they may have with self-harming, behaviour and emotional regulation.

Our aim is to support the young people using a therapeutic approach to live in a non-secure community setting and to achieve their individual goals in preparation for transition to adult life.

Position: Team Leader
Location: Warrington (commutable from Manchester, Liverpool, Northwich and surrounding areas)
Job type: Full Time, Permanent
Hours: 37.5 hours per week plus sleeps in when required.
Salary: £22,093.50 to £25,544 per annum
Benefits: 22 to 27 holidays per year (plus bank holidays), Free training and professional development programme, Paid induction, training and enhanced DBS check, Company Pension Scheme, Employee Assistance Programme, Childcare Vouchers , Free onsite parking

Closing date for applications: 12th May, 2019

About the role:

As part of our continued growth we are now looking to recruit within our new home in Warrington.


- To support the Residential Manager in ensuring the smooth running of the residential home and to provide an element of support to residents which encourages them to maintain independence.
- The provision of quality care and support for all the Young People, ensuring or facilitating their physical, social, psychological, intellectual, and spiritual needs within the resources available.
- Assist the Residential Manager in managing safeguarding matters, possibly on a regular basis in conjunction with the company and local authority's policies and procedures.

About you:

- Experience in working within residential services.
- Minimum of 12 months supervisory management experience.
- Must hold a Level 3 in Health and Social care or equivalent.

Able to work shifts within a 24/7 day per week rota on a combination of office days and shifts.

Care in Mind operates a safer recruitment process and as part of this process the successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

We are an equal opportunities employer who values diversity and positively encourages applications of all ages from all sections of the community.

As an employer we are also committed to promoting and protecting the physical and mental health and well-being of all our staff.

We reserve the right to bring forward our closing date, without notice in the event of high volumes of interest.

You may have experience of the following: Care Team Leader, Team leader, Support Worker, Senior Support Worker, Care Manager, Learning Disabilities, Social Care, Voluntary Sector, Mental Health Worker, Vulnerable People, Social Worker, Support Coordinator, Support Manager, Charity, Charities, Third Sector, Not for Profit, NFP, etc.