Team Leader Willows - Minehead

Somerset Care
20442.00 GBP Annual
27 Sep 2017
25 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Do you currently have your QCF Level 3 in Health and Social Care and want to take that next step in your career? Willows are looking for an experienced and inspirational leader to drive forward our latest service.

Willows is a new and innovative approach to care that puts the needs of our customers and staff first ensuring a seamless approach to how great care should be delivered.

We know what you are thinking???Heard it all before? Customer continuity, set calls, work life balance, client information prior to your visit AND no phone calls on your day off?

We are offering all of this! Sound too good to be true? Come and see it for yourself!

Willows is a new service that has been tried and tested offering bespoke packages to our customers based on their individual needs. Our new way of working allows you the opportunity to visit the same customers at the same time each week, enabling you to provide true person centred care.

On top of all of this we are giving every member of our team a smartphone which not only provides you with your customers' care plan before you even step into their house, it also gives you the chance to view your rota in advance so you can plan ahead!

We believe that each member of our team deserves a work life balance and the opportunity to deliver great care in a structured and supported environment.

To join our team we are looking for:

• A caring and professional individual who has achieved their QCF Level 3 in Health and Social Care with the drive to further progress their career

• Good communication skills and a team player

• Proven leadership experience ideally within a community care setting

• Availability to work alternate weekends

• Someone who is approachable and friendly and takes pride in their work

• An individual who is passionate about providing quality person centred care

As one of the largest not-for-profit care providers in the South of England, we offer great career opportunities within a supported and reputable environment.

Benefits of working with us:

• A smartphone including brand new technology that allows you to view your customers' care plan before you make your visit and view your rota in advance

• Excellent rates of pay and fantastic benefits

• A fully paid induction accompanied by a structured career path with achievable goals

• Opportunity to gain a further nationally recognised qualification whilst working

• The opportunity to receive a quarterly bonus payment subject to team performance

• Small localised teams with an inspirational and experienced Team Leader

• The opportunity to provide the person centred care we know you are passionate about

• Fully paid induction and free criminal records check

• Enhancements for weekend working

• Opportunity to gain nationally recognised qualifications whilst working (funded by Somerset Care)

• Structured career path and progression opportunities

• An employer contribution pension scheme

• Childcare vouchers

• Shopping discount scheme where you can easily save money at almost any chain store or supermarket on the high street with instant vouchers and reloadable cards.

• Cycle to Work scheme

• 20 days annual leave plus bank holidays rising to 22 days after 2 years' service

• Statutory Sick Pay

• Long Service Awards

• Annual Care Awards - recognising employees' contribution

• Be Healthy Campaign promoting the health and wellbeing of our employees by providing free health checks, discounted gym membership along with advice and support.

• Refer a Friend Scheme

As one of the largest not-for-profit care providers in the South of England, we offer great career opportunities within a supported and reputable environment.

If you are up to the challenge and would like to make a difference to people's lives we would love to receive your application (please complete the form below).

If you would like more information about joining our Willows Team please contact our Recruitment Team o.

Appointments are subject to a satisfactory certificate from the DBS. We are an equal opportunities employer.