Job Details
  • Job Title Team Leader
  • Salary £20,768 per year
  • Location Windermere, Cumbria, England
  • Reference JO0000005454
  • Job Description

    Senior Support Worker / Team Leader

    Salary - £11.38 per hour (£20,768 per annum)

    Hours – 35 hours per week

    Location – Windermere, Cumbria

    An excellent opportunity has arisen fora Senior Support Worker/Team Leader to join a residential service in Windermere

    Our client is an innovative third sector provider that supports individuals in its various residential care, supported living and nursing home settings.

    The Role


    • To supervise & deploy staff within their allocated team, ensuring the provision of care, personal support, daily living tasks & activities with customers either within the service
    • To assist the management team and other colleagues to support clients attain their full potential.

     

    Responsibilities to include


    • To be responsible for the day-to-day management of the team ensuring a high standard of care is delivered at all times
    • To manage the roster for night staff
    • Provide practical induction training for new staff & to promote on-going staff development
    • Work with clients to encourage choice, participation and motivation
    • Updating of care plans
    • Monitoring of clients health and well-being
    • Administer medication

     

    Benefits


    • Competitive hourly rate of £11.38 per hour
    • Extensive career progression
    • Excellent benefits package including contributory pension scheme with competitive life benefit, substantial and flexible annual leave with the option to buy or sell
    • Access to cash health plan
    • Access to cycle to work benefits
    • Access to child care vouchers
    • Comprehensive Employee Assistance Programme
    • Accommodation can be provided

     

    About You


    • Level of professional development such as NVQ in Health & Social Care
    • Prior experience working within a care setting
    • Prior experience of managing care staff
    • You should have strong interpersonal skills, able to communicate effectively and a wide range of people
    • Have a strong working team ethos and ability to work on your own
    • Good basic levels of reading and writing in English
    • Driving licence and own transport is required.

     

    If you would like to work for a passionate provider that truly values its staff then please click on the link below or call Jane Anderson at White Knight Recruitment on 01962 841917

     

  • Category Health and Social Care
  • Contract Permanent

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