Team Manager : Autism

Domus Recruitment
05 Nov 2019
11 Nov 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
A fantastic charity is seeking a Team Manager for one of their small Residential services in Ulverston, Cumbria. The service provides high quality care for people with Learning Disabilities/Autism. They require a Team Manager who has a track record as a Team Leader or Manager within this sector and who has a sound understanding of the needs of adults with the conditions listed above.

You'll be responsible for the assessment, planning and delivery of care to the highest standards to the service-users. To provide a need led service to service users by adopting a person-centred approach that fosters self-awareness, personal growth and gives each person the strongest voice with regards to decision making and lifestyle choices.

Team Manager Salary: Up to £31k

* Minimum NVQ L3/QCF or equivalent in Health and Social Care

Team Manager Responsibilities:

* Provide direct line management, support, advice and motivation to staff teams to ensure that the people who use our services are supported to be independent and achieve their goals.
* Experience of staff supervision recruitment and management.
* To ensure the highest quality and standards are met in the preparation of risk assessments and care plans ensuring that outcomes are monitored, met, and evidenced.
* To ensure care plans and risk assessments are reviewed on a regular and consistent basis and kept up to date at all times.
* Willingness to work flexible hours according to needs of the agency and service users
* To ensure staffing levels are maintained through the production of rotas and monitor their effectiveness and costs.

Team Manager Key skills and Competencies:

* Strong care background and leadership skills
* At least two years' experience of working with adults with learning difficulties or autism, and at least one year's experience working at team leader level.
* Sound knowledge of legislation relating to CQC standards, Health & Safety, Employment and environmental health related issues.
* Able to plan, co-ordinate, organize and work under pressure, whilst remaining professional
* Excellent understanding of the referral process

If you are interested in this vacancy or any other, please send your up to date CV to and I will give you a call. Alternatively, can call me, Jen on 01628 630104 for more information.

We will reward you with £200 if you recommend a new candidate to us who is not already registered and we secure them a role for a minimum of 1 month. If you know anyone who is looking for work at the moment then please get in touch!

Key Words: Team Manager, Deputy Manager, Unit Leader, Unit Manager, Learning disabilities, Ulverston, Cumbria, Learning Disabilities, Mental Health, Physical Disabilities, Adults

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