Team Leader (Residential Care)

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Team Leader (Residential Care)

The Willows, Warminster

Adult Residential Care - LD

Salary: £9.25 to £10.20 /hour

Full time position 

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You can apply for this position online by clicking the APPLY NOW button. If you would prefer to download and complete a paper version, simply print and complete the PDF version provided here.

Please return your completed application form to: Autonomy Care Group,  67 Roundpond, Melksham, Wiltshire  SN12 8EB.

Autonomy Life provides specialist care to Adults with Learning Disabilities and Complex Behavioural Needs. We pride ourselves on helping people with emotional and behavioural difficulties to lead happier and more fulfilled lives. We embrace partnership working and strive to develop psychology based strategies.

We are currently looking to appoint a Team Leader for our residential care homes in Warminster. The role involves supporting the management team to run the homes according to standards and legislation; running shifts, developing care plans outlining what care and support individuals need, inducting new staff and supervisions.

The successful candidate will be an effective role model, with a consistent person centred approach, a self-starter with strong problem solving skills and ability to work under pressure and to deadlines. You will be able to prioritise your workload in accordance with the needs of the service and service users.

Key skills required

  • NVQ/QCF level 3 in Health and Social Care to be archived
  • Demonstrable understanding of the legislative requirements around care of vulnerable people
  • MCA and DOLS understanding of the requirements
  • Strong numeracy, literacy and computer skills
  • Broad knowledge of Learning Disabilities and other related conditions
  • Participating in on call essential

If you are looking for a rewarding career where you will make a real difference to someone’s life click apply or Call Sharon on 01985 215757 for an informal conversation about the role.

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We are committed to the safety and well-being of the individuals who use our services and promote safer recruitment practices.