Care and Support Team Leader

9.45 - 9.45 GBP Hourly + GBP9.45/hour
21 Feb 2019
21 Mar 2019
Public Sector
Contract Type
Care and Support Team Leader
Salary - GBP9.45ph
Location - Perton

Contract Type - Permanent
Weekly Hours - 37.5

Our client are a strong, resilient and effective provider of homes and care services throughout Shropshire and Staffordshire, with 12,000 homes, 25,000 customers and 600 employees. They have ambitious plans to build more homes and provide even better choice for their customers and communities.

They are a leading housing and support services provider in South Staffordshire and Shropshire. They help older people and others with disabilities or health conditions, to live independent and fulfilling lives. As well as providing good quality housing for older people, they deliver care tailored specifically to individual needs. They offer wellbeing support services to help people get more out of life. Their benchmark for success is whether they have made a difference to their customers' lives. Providing you with care and support services that you can trust means that you can concentrate on what is really important; making the most of life every single day.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an aspiring Team Leader to join their existing Team based at Perton.

In this role you will be required to provide field support, supervision, leadership and training to care workers. Encourage compliance with company policies and procedures, legal obligations and all other contractual requirements. Additionally, you will ensure that client needs and the risks associated with providing care are properly assessed, documented and acted upon or otherwise brought to the attention of those who need to act upon the identified risks and participate in direct provision care. You will also participate in the on-call rota providing 24-hour emergency cover and advice to service users and care workers.


* A commitment to and understanding of good customer service

* Previous experience in providing a care service for people

* Makes timely, informed decisions that take into account the facts, goals, constraints, and risks. Actively resolves difficult or complicated challenges.

* Full UK/EU Driving Licence and access to a car

* The ability to demonstrate discretion and confidentiality at all times

Closing Date: 5th March 2019
Interview Date: w/c 11th March 2019