Children's Residential Team Leader

Recruiter
Cambian Group
Location
Shrewsbury
Posted
13 Apr 2018
Closes
01 May 2018
Sector
General
Contract Type
Full Time
Leading a team, making an impact, changing a life!
We’re currently looking for a TL to join our brand new team, looking after and running our newly opened home. You will take on the role of supporting our children and staff, ensuring the smooth running of the home at all times.
Our home is a spacious five bedroomed property, offering structures, care and support to children between the ages of 4-12years old. All the children in our care have been victims or at risk of child sexual abuse. Therefore have a cocktail of different complex care needs as a result of that. As a team leader in our service, you will get involved in all aspects of their everyday to make positive changes and improvements to the quality of their life. Alongside developing, supporting and guiding the support workers to be the best they can be.
If you have the experience, qualifications and determination to take the next leap in your journey today, we’d love to hear from you.
Requirements:
  • You MUST hold a full UK driving license
  • You MUST have held this license for at least 1 year
  • You MUST be 21 or over
  • You MUST have an NVQ Level 3 in Children and Young People’s Workforce
  • 12 months previous experience in a children’s residential setting in the last 12 months.
Salary:
£10.15 p/h
£30.00 sleep in rate
Duties and responsibilities:
  • Transporting the children around
  • Household duties
  • Meal preparation
  • Attending therapy sessions
  • Key work sessions
  • Therapeutic practices and approaches
  • Offering structure, guidance and support
  • Involvement in care plans
  • Paper work
  • Shift running/leading
  • Getting involved in staff supervisions
  • Developing/training staff
  • Mentoring/budding new members
  • Working closely with home manager/deputy manager
Support for new starters:
  • 8 day company induction programme
  • Fortnightly supervisions
  • Home induction booklet
  • Meet and greet (staff and children)
  • Admin shifts
  • Shadow shifts
  • Visit schools/Clinical team
  • Probationary reviews
  • Buddy/Mentor system
Click APPLY today if this sounds like the role for you!
This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/80932064

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