Team Leader -Extra Care

Posted 4 months ago by Oakley Professional Recruitment
Location Hendon Job Type Full Time - Permanent
Salary £23k - 24.8k per year Sector Social Care

Team Leader

We have a new Team Leader opportunity.  The post is based in an extra care/supported living service in North West London. The facilities are maintained to the highest of standards and consist of a range of beautiful flats that cater for the vulnerable, elderly and those with mental health diagnosis. The shifts run from 7am -3pm, 9am -5pm  and 1 pm -9pm  over a 7 day period. The week is 37.5 hours.

Team Leader Duties/Responsibilities

  • Ensuring the tenants safety
  • Ensuring tenants receive bespoke support that meets their needs and preferences
  • Building professional relationships with tenants and their families
  • Promoting independence, engagement and inclusion in the community and leisure activities
  • Carrying out supervisions, coaching, training and ensuring the development of your teams
  • Completing risk assessments, care and support plans, safeguarding and DOLs reviews
  • Working alongside a small team of Team Leaders
  • Deputising for the Independent Living Manager when they are absent

Our ideal Team Leader will

  • Take initiative and work well independently as well as part of a team
  • Have proven interpersonal and sensitive communication skills
  • Can build trust with tenants, stakeholders and the local community
  • Have Level 2/3 in Health and Social Care (or equivalent)
  • Minimum of 6 months experience managing in residential care/extra care or supported living
  • Understanding of building management
  • Competence at administering medication
  • A commitment and experience of safeguarding and dealing with emergencies is required

As Team Leader you will be joining an award-winning company with a fantastic benefits and training scheme as well as a generous holiday allowance. You will receive a salary of £23 000 to £ 24,800

To apply in the first instance please send your CV .

The successful candidate will undergo full safeguarding and referencing checks.

Oakley Professional Recruitment are an agency, and this is just one of a number of roles we are working on.

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