Team Leader – Care

Recruiter
Westcountry Case Management
Location
Newport
Salary
£10.13 - £12.27 per hour
Posted
12 Nov 2020
Closes
26 Nov 2020
Ref
WCM268/MHUL/SM/81
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Team Leader – Care
Fleur-de-lis, Near Bargoed

Are you a care professional looking for your next challenge? Want to take on a rewarding role helping a woman to achieve her day-to-day goals? If so, read on.

The Company

Maximising potential for over 20 years, Westcountry Case Management provides a specialist case management service that helps individuals recruit their own support workers. We have just been rated as Outstanding in our recent CQC inspection.

Our ambition is to inspire clients, their relatives and professionals alike by consistently attaining excellent outcomes; supporting people with compassion and kindness.

We are looking for a Team Leader to help provide 24 hour care for our client, a 48-year-old woman living in Fleur-de-lis.

The Benefits

- Salary of £10.13 - £12.27 per hour
- Sleep shifts (8 hours) paid at National Living Wage
- Work directly for the end service user and not an agency
- Statutory benefits and holiday

The Role

As the Team Leader, you’ll co-ordinate a team of Support Workers and ensure they provide a high-quality care service to our client, a woman with a brain injury and sight loss.

This is a full-time position, working 42 hours per week consisting of six hours of team leader duties and 36 hours of Support Worker duties.

About You

To be considered as a Team Leader, you will need:

- Previous care experience
- To be registered with, or working towards registration with, Social Care Wales
- To hold a recognised Health and Social Care qualification (NVQ Level 3 or a Diploma) or have completed the All Wales Induction Framework, or be willing to complete this within six months of starting if successful
- A full driving licence and access to your own vehicle

IT skills would be beneficial to your application.

This position requires a fully enhanced disclosure request from the DBS. You will also be required to register with the DBS Update Service.

Please note, only female applicants will be considered for this role due to nature of personal care involved. This post is compliant with Paragraph 1, Schedule 9 of the Equality Act 2010 relating to Occupational Requirements.

Other organisations may call this role Care Team Leader, Lead Carer, Healthcare Team Leader, Residential Care Team Leader, Home Help Team Leader, Lead Care Worker, Care Team Lead, or Care Team Supervisor.

Please note, we reserve the right to interview and appoint earlier than the stated closing date, should there be a good response to the advert.

Due to the current climate, interviews will be held via Zoom/Skype/other such teleconferencing tools, therefore candidates MUST HAVE the ability to attend an interview via these methods.

So, if you’re seeking your next step as a Team Leader, please apply via the button shown. This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency.