Team Leader

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Newcastle
Salary
21000.00 - 25000.00 GBP Annual + GBP21000 - GBP25000/annum + Performance Enhancements
Posted
02 Oct 2019
Closes
30 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
We are excited to offer a wonderful opportunity for compassionate, and professional people to join us as a Team Leader in Newcastle Under Lyme

Job Purpose:

* To build good relationships with professionals through excellent problem solving, communication and information sharing.

* To monitor and support staff to ensure the support delivered by the team is professional, timely, effective and always safeguards service users.

* To ensure service users and all those working with them are safeguarded by ensuring that all staff receive, read and adhere to accurate risk assessments and have the relevant tools and resources they need to be able to perform their roles.

* To embed policies and procedures into SHAs culture so that staff know and apply the correct protocols during their work with service users.

* To ensure that service users achieve the best outcomes possible in line with their Pathway Plans and that they complete SHAs Life Skills Programme to enable them to develop independent living skills successfully in time for them leaving care.

* To supervise a team of Deputy Team Leaders, Support and Key workers to ensure they deliver an effective supported living service to service users.

* To operate within SHA's scope of services and ensure staff team do the same.

* To identify, communicate and act upon concerns and incidents immediately and takes responsibility for following these through.

* To represent SHA at various meetings and events.

The Ideal Candidate:

* NVQ Level 3 Health & Social Care qualification essential

* NVQ Level 5 in Leadership and Management desirable

* Must have experience of working with young people in semi-independent accommodations

* Experience of managing a team is desireable

* Must have a full UK driving license and own vehicle

* Salary - GBP21,000 to GBP25,000k dependent on experience