Care Team Leader

Location
Kendal
Salary
£10.39 per hour
Posted
30 Aug 2019
Closes
27 Sep 2019
Ref
88811
Contact
Candidate Services
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Flexible
Care Team Leader 

Location: Kirkland View Supported Living - Kendal 
Job type: Full time, 37.5 hours per week 
Salary: £10.39 per hour / £20,316 per annum 

Closing Date: 27th September 2019 

Want to be part of a leading organisation which positively impacts on the lives of disabled people across the world? 

This is a dual role – Team Leader at our Supported Living service in Kendal, as well as overseeing the Day Centre which runs 2 days each week at our other site in Kendal. 

As a Team Leader with Leonard Cheshire you will motivate and supervise your team, ensuring the delivery of care, personal support, daily living tasks and activities to our customers. You will provide support to attain full potential, maximising options available, encouraging choice, participation and motivation. 

You will: 

- Have a level of professional development and registration (i.e. NVQ / SVQ level 3 in Health and Social Care, L4 NVQ / SVQ in team leading or management. 
- Be experienced in working within a relevant care setting. 
- Have experience in supervising a team. 
- Be able to work flexibly within rostered hours and prepared to participate in an on-call rota as required. 
- Have excellent interpersonal skills. 
- Have a full, clean driving licence to travel and cover work allocated on the rota (Support at Home roles only). 

In return you will receive ongoing training and development to build your skills, experience and career. We offer a great range of employee schemes and benefits, including generous annual leave, discounts for high street retailers, contributory pension scheme and so much more! 

Leonard Cheshire welcomes applications from all sections of the community. We actively encourage applications from people with a disability, supporting where possible, your requirements for reasonable adjustments. 

A satisfactory disclosure check (PVG membership in Scotland) is required for this post. 

Shortlisting for this role will take place as applications are received. We therefore reserve the right to close this vacancy once suitable candidates have been appointed. 

You may have experience of the following: Supervisor, Team Leader, Support Worker, Healthcare Assistant, Care Assistant, Care Provider, Personal Support Worker, Support at Home, Domiciliary Care, charity, not for profit. 

Ref: 88811