Team Leader (Residential Care)


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Team Leader (Residential Care)

Autonomy Life, The Oaks, Malvern

Adult Residential Care - LD

£9.25 to £10.20 per hour

24 hours a week

Prefer to send us a paper application?

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.

Do you have experience in residential care and want to improve people’s day-to-day lives on a one-to-one basis?

Immediate contract available at The Oaks

  • Part time (24 hours a week)
  • Shift pattern will be 7am till 3pm and 2pm till 10pm
  • £9.25 to £10.20 per hour

About the role

The Oaks is a residential home for adults who have learning disabilities and complex needs, including behaviours that may challenge, autism and other associated issues. The main home has accommodation for up to 8 people.

We are currently looking to appoint a Team Leader for our residential care homes in Malvern. 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.

Our commitment to you

  • 24 hour confidential employee advice line
  • Bank Holidays: Time-and-a-half
  • Auto enrolment pension
  • Great work/life balance with fixed shifts
  • No pay differentials for under 25’s
  • Holiday pay
  • QCF (NVQ) Level 2, 3 & 4 available (fully funded)
  • Ongoing training and development
  • Care Certificate (for those with no previous care experience or qualifications)

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 Adina on  01684 572079 for an informal conversation about the role.

Safeguarding Commitment

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