Night Care Team Leader

Heritage Care
£9.80 per hour
05 Apr 2018
03 May 2018
Contract Type
Part Time

Heritage Care has a fantastic opportunity for a Night Care Team Leader to join the team at The Chestnuts located in Aylesbury. Joining us on a part time permanent basis, you will receive a competitive salary of £9.80 per hour.

Heritage Care is a charitable organisation that provides a range of flexible individualised care and support services for people with learning disabilities, mental health support needs and older people.

We look to recruit people who both embody and share our values: People that always behave with integrity and that seek to inspire everyone they come in contact with. People that respect diversity and value inclusiveness. People that constantly innovate to meet the needs of those we serve and impact lives in a positive way.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Night Care Team Leader to join our team at The Chestnuts in Aylesbury.  You will develop and lead a person-centred team that supports each individual to live the life of their choice. You will act as a Designated Responsible Person (DRP) in charge of the home on a shift basis and ensure that the highest standard of care is maintained in accordance with Heritage Care’s policies and procedures and CQC Essential Standards of Quality and Safety.

As the Night Care Team Leader, you will have a QCF Diploma/NVQ Level 3 in Health & Social Care (or working towards this.) You will need the ability to prioritise tasks and delegate accordingly, knowledge of the CQC Essential Standards of Quality and Safety. You will have experience working in a Residential, Nursing or Domiciliary care setting for a minimum of 2 years.

The Chestnuts is a modern, purpose built registered care home in Aylesbury. The home is able to accommodate and support up to 32 residents with a higher level of support need, specifically those living with dementia. Residents at The Chestnuts enjoy a welcoming and social environment where they can choose to participate in a range of activities and events. The spacious lounges are perfect for residents to sit and relax, socialise or watch television.

The benefits we will offer the Night Care Team Leader include:

Friendly regional team and good working environment. Heritage Care operates a free employee benefits discount scheme. This gives discounts on a large number of retailers on the high street and over the internet. Retailers include Apple, Primark, Sainsbury’s, Superdry, Tesco’s, and Thomas Cook. We also offer a bike to work scheme and a child care voucher discount scheme.

We also offer an excellent career progression, extensive training and support will be provided.  We offer QCF training (recognised by the City & Guilds) which can lead to formal nationally recognised care qualifications.

Salary: £9.80 per hour

Hours of work: 30 hours per week, mixture of early and late shifts on a rota basis, including alternative Weekend’s and Bank Holidays.

Applications are reviewed daily and interviews are arranged to suit

All successful candidates are subject to full pre-employment checks including an enhanced disclosure from Disclosure and Barring Service.

If you feel you have the skills and knowledge to become our Night Care Team Leader, please apply now. We’d love to hear from you.