Are you looking for your next step in social care?
Do you have experience supporting people with a learning disability?
Brandon Trust is a charity supporting people with a learning disability, autism or both, to live life in the way they choose. Join us as a Team Leader where you’ll provide great leadership and day-to-day supervision to your team of support workers to ensure excellent support and care is provided. In return we provide a full induction, a variety of professional career development opportunities and a range of benefits.
Working in a shift as part of the team you’ll provide care and support to the people we support in Cheltenham. You’ll lead and inspire your team to support individuals to live the life they choose.
By tailoring your management style, you’ll provide support to your team based on their individual needs, goals and levels of experience. To ensure the high level of support and care we pride ourselves on is delivered.
Part of your role as a team leader will be to monitor your team’s performance by providing supervision and regular appraisals, to ensure that everyone is delivering the high levels of support and care we pride ourselves on. You’ll have finances and other resources to manage, along with legal requirements and standards of care to meet.
You’ll have demonstratable experience working with people with a learning disability and ideally some experience managing and developing skills within a team. If you’ve a relevant social care and management qualification, that’s even better.
You’ll be a role model for excellent support, who can inspire others and enable them to achieve their goals. A confident problem solver and creative thinker with good communication skills, you’ll have resilience to overcome challenges.
You’ll have a passion for your work and be committed to ensuring that your team has the tools and guidance it needs to deliver first-class consistent support and care. Confident in managing budgets and resources, you’ll have an up-to-date knowledge of legislation and quality standards.
We provide a range of benefits, including on-going development opportunities, shopping discounts, GP helplines and discounted gym membership.
You can work 24/7 shifts including weekends and evenings / nights; and a full driving licence is essential.
If you would like to have an informal chat please do not hesitate to contact Jasbir Sennitt, Recruitment Specialist on 07464 670 900.
All team leaders have the option of working additional hours or sleep-ins in a range of services and are paid £50-£70 extra per sleep-in.
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Successful applicants will require an enhanced DBS check.
Brandon reserves the right to close this vacancy when sufficient applications have been received.
We are an Equal Opportunities employer and welcome applicants from all sections of the community.
As a key worker, you’ll need to be available and able to carry out your role during the coronavirus pandemic.
In line with the Government and Public Health England guidelines, we have taken appropriate measures in our recruitment process to protect our staff, candidates and the people we support during the coronavirus outbreak.
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£20000 - £28000/annum Salary is based on Experience
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