Team Leader (Children's Residential Care)

Recruiter
Brook Street UK
Location
Carnforth
Salary
£23398 - £27668/annum Benefits
Posted
14 Jun 2017
Closes
13 Jul 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The Company Spec...
This company is very proud of the provisions they offer for children and young people with learning difficulties and challenging behaviour. This is an outstanding school and residential home based in the centre of a picturesque village in an area of outstanding natural beauty.

The Role...
The role is to work as a Team Leader supporting and reporting to the Registered Manager. You will be supporting young people aged between 7 and 17 who may have a learning difficulty or may display behaviours that challenge.You will be providing and running activities for the young people whilst always being aware of risk management and health and safety. You will be attending and contributing to meetings with parents, families and other agencies on a regular basis, and providing constructive feedback about the young people. You will also be supporting your staff team, conducting supervisions, reviews and appraisals, identifying and extra training needs.

The Ideal...
Ideally we need for you to be flexible to work on a rota basis inclusive of split shifts. We would also like for you to have experience of working with young people at a leadership level who may have special needs in both a residential and educational setting. We need for you to be a real team player with great leadership qualities always leading by example. We also would like for you to be self-motivated with a strong ability to motivate others.

The Minimum...
NVQ Level 3 in children and young people
Supervisory experience in a residential setting
Experience with Learning Difficulties, EBD and Challenging behaviour.

In Return...
We can offer you a competitive salary of £23,398 - £27,668 dependant on qualifications and experience.

Interested???
Please don't hesitate to get in touch ASAP!

Contact...

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