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Team Leader

  • Location:

    Mitcham, London

  • Sector:

    Adult care services

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  • Salary:

    £25025 - £26063 per annum

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  • Contact email:

    [email protected]

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

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Job Description

BS Social Care are currently working with a nationally recognised organisation to recruit a team leader who has experience supporting those with learning disabilities.

You will be working for a charity that aims to support people with a learning disability, autism or both, to live life in the way they choose

Working in a shift as part of the team, you'll provide direct care and support to the people we support and model best practice. You'll lead and inspire your team to support individuals to maintain their independence and to achieve their aspirations.

You'll assist the locality manager in the supervision, coaching and mentoring of the team. Co-ordinate the daily provision of support and activities for people we support to ensure the delivery of a high quality, responsive and efficient service.

By tailoring your management style, you'll support to your team based on their individual needs, goals and levels of experience. You'll maintain employee engagement and performance through effective leadership, communication, supervision, appraisal and mentoring of all employees.

You'll have demonstrable experience working with people with a learning disability and ideally some experience managing and developing skills within a team.

If you've a relevant social care and management qualification, that's even better.

You'll have a passion for your work and be committed to ensuring that your team has the tools and guidance it needs to deliver first-class consistent support and care. Confident in managing budgets and resources, you'll have an up-to-date knowledge of legislation and quality standards

The position will be paying up to £26,063 for the right candidate

All team leaders work flexible shifts to provide a 24/7 service to the people we support.

You'll have the option of working additional hours or sleep-ins in a range of services and are paid £50-£70 extra per sleep-in.

We provide a range of benefits, including on-going development opportunities, shopping discounts, GP helplines and discounted gym membership.

The recruitment process will involve an application form and an interview over Microsoft Teams

Successful applicants will require an enhanced DBS check.

If you are interested in this role then email or apply online and we will be in touch


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