Team Leader - Learning Disabilities

21000.00 - 21000.00 GBP Annual + GBP21000/annum
09 Jul 2019
06 Aug 2019
Contract Type
A fantastic care provider are seeking a Team Leader for one of their small Supported Living Homes in Worcester and Droitwich. The service provides high quality care for people with Learning Disabilities. They require a candidate who has a track record as a Team Leader or Senior with their NVQ level 3 within this sector and who has a sound understanding of the needs of adults with Learning Disabilities.
Youll be responsible for the assessment, planning and delivery of care to the highest standards to the service-users.


-Provide direct line management, support, advice and motivation to staff teams to ensure that the people who use our services are supported to be independent and achieve their goals.
-To ensure the highest quality and standards are met in the preparation of risk assessments and care plans ensuring that outcomes are monitored, met, and evidenced.
-To ensure care plans and risk assessments are reviewed on a regular and consistent basis and kept up to date at all times.
-To ensure staffing levels are maintained through the production of rotas and monitor their effectiveness and costs.

Key skills and Competencies:

-Strong care background and leadership skills
-At least two years experience of working with adults with learning difficulties or autism, and at least one years experience working at team leader level.
-Sound knowledge of legislation relating to CQC standards, Health & Safety, Employment and environmental health related issues.
-Able to plan, co-ordinate, organize and work under pressure, whilst remaining professional
-Excellent understanding of the referral process

If you are interested in this vacancy or any other, please send your CV to (Email Removed) and I will give you a call. Alternatively, can call me on (phone number removed) for more information.

We will reward you with GBP200 if you recommend a new candidate to us who is not already registered and we secure them a role for a minimum of 1 month. If you know anyone who is looking for work at the moment then please get in touch!

Key words - Worcestershire, Worcester, Droitwich, Team Leader, Unit Manager, Learning Disabilities, Deputy Manager, Senior Support Worker, NVQ3