Team Leader - Children's Services

County of Herefordshire
10.10 GBP Hourly
12 Sep 2017
10 Oct 2017
Contract Type

Team Leaders Wanted for a brand-new, recently renovated Children's Home on the outskirts of Ross-on-Wye
You will be working within a short stay crisis unit, working with Children with emotional and behavioural difficulties, supporting them to live fulfilling lives
You will possess a QCF or NVQ Level 3 Diploma in Children & Young People's Workforce, or working towards
This is a great opportunity to join us as we continue through a period of growth
Immediate interviews available, with the service opening soon

Competitive pay, GBP62.50 per sleep-in

Would you love the opportunity to make a real difference to our amazing Young People's lives? Would you say your best traits were your positivity, friendliness, leadership skills and your innovativeness? How would you like to work in a person-centred environment where you can utilise these attributes within a company offering career progression, competitive earnings and excellent training? It sounds like a career in care could be for you!

At I&A Services, part of the CareTech group, we are currently recruiting for Support Workers for our brand new, recently renovated Children's Service set in a peaceful rural location on the outskirts of Ross-on-Wye. The service provides a safe, nurturing environment where support can be given to young people who, due to specific challenging life episodes, are experiencing crisis in their lives. The service provides the opportunity for young people to have their needs assessed so future support services can implement effective planning to meet their needs. We pride ourselves on providing a safe, warm and nurturing environment with a high standard of care and accommodation for children, ensuring of an excellent delivery of care; we are therefore seeking caring, compassionate and committed Team Leaders to help shape the new team and provide the support that allows our amazing young people to lead ordinary lives.

We have over 250 Services as far North as Inverness and as far South as Kent, and all areas in between. Due to a brand new development opening, we are now looking for Team Leaders in Peterborough to come and join us. We are looking for enthusiastic, person-centred individuals who share the same passion for care as we do!

Our Young People have varied likes and interests, whether this be dancing, cooking, art or sports; sometimes they need support and this is where you come in to help them live fulfilling and independent lives.

Why CareTech?

* We provide a full induction programme to Care Certificate Standards
* We provide superb FREE training to achieve qualifications in Social Care
* We have a proven progression path - most of our Registered Managers started as Support Workers with us
* We offer competitive rates of pay, along with an impressive benefits package including an employee assistance helpline, flexible additional holiday purchase scheme, childcare vouchers, special retail discount vouchers, stakeholder pension scheme
* We offer apprenticeships to those with less experience looking to get into the sector

Interviews being held ASAP - if you are caring, compassionate and a good communicator and would like to commit to the first stage of the process, get in touch today!

Due to the volume of applications, if you do not receive an invitation to interview within 14 working days, then consider your application unsuccessful on this occasion, however we have other services you may be suitable for in surrounding areas for the roles below: Support Workers, Senior Support Workers, Deputy Managers, Healthcare Assistants, and Residential Managers.

Due to the nature of the role, we will pay for you to complete an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check, prior to starting with us.