Care Team Leader

The SmartList
£15,000 - £19,999
08 Feb 2018
26 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Reference: TSLJM01360
Vacancy: Care Team Leader
Location: Sunderland Area
Salary: £8.40 per hour
Hours: Full Time

The Company: Our client is a value based organisation, committed to putting the people they support in control of their lives. They focus on enablement and maximising independence to work with people who use their support be co-producers of their own goals and outcomes.

Our client is a young, forward thinking organisation; inspired by innovation, open and collaborative in its' approach to focused outcomes and best practice. They look to promote social inclusion; opening doors to opportunities and experiences that enhance lives and create new and unique adventures.

There is currently an excellent opportunity to join our client as a Care Team Leader in the Sunderland area.

The Role: As a Care Team Leader, you will provide practical assistance and emotional support to empower the team in supporting Service Users to achieve their goals and aspirations.

Key Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Being responsible for recruitment, inductions, supervision, annual appraisals, training, coaching, rota management, sickness and absence management
  • Taking the lead to help Support Workers understand their responsibilities
  • Supporting the Service Manager in managing transitions into and away from the service
  • Ensuring that all Service Users have person centre support/care plans
  • Empowering the Service Users to be actively involved in their own goal setting
  • Overseeing and supporting the development of excellent quality within the service
  • Designing, developing and maintaining excellent service user records
  • Fully understanding and ensuring your team understand the principles of 'safeguarding vulnerable adults'

The Candidate: To be considered for the vacancy of Care Team Leader, you must have previous care experience with a minimum of 1 years' experience working as a Team Leader. Our client is also looking for dedicated and empathetic individuals, ideally with a full driving licence.

Essential Candidate Criteria:

  • Previous care experience
  • Minimum of 1 years' previous experience as a Care Team Leader
  • Dedicated
  • Empathetic

Desirable Candidate Criteria:

  • Driving licence

Are you the Care Team Leader that we are looking for based in the Sunderland area? If YES, then hit the 'Apply' button now where you will be asked to complete a short questionnaire and attach your CV for review.