TEAM LEADER SUPPORT WORKER - £9.25/HOUR - SOUTHEND ON SEA

Recruiter
Focus Care Agency Ltd
Location
Southend-on-Sea
Salary
£9.25/hour
Posted
15 Jun 2017
Closes
15 Jul 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
TEAM LEADER - SUPPORT WORKER

Salary/Rate: £9.25/hour
Location: Southend on Sea
Company: Focus Care Agency Ltd

Focus Care Agency are looking for experienced Team Leader / Support Worker to join our team of professionals in Southend on Sea.

Your responsibilities:
To lead the team in the provision of care and support services for people with mental illness, learning disabilities, autism and/or behaviours that may challenge;
to maximise the recovery and skills potential of individuals living in the community;
to achieve the highest possible standards of care and support in a professional manner through competent leadership of support workers.

We are looking for someone who:

• QCF Level 2, or equivalent. Minimum of one years’ experience of care and support services for people with mental illness, learning disabilities, autism and/or behaviours that may challenge preferred.
• Is kind, compassionate, and enjoy working with people
• Communicates well, is respectful, and have full command of the English language
• Is able to work on their own initiative, but also in a team environment

Some of the things we offer:

• Permanent Contract - 36 hours per week. 24/7 rota Or Bank
• Excellent salary: £9.25 per hour (additional payment of £25 for sleep in duties)
• Full training provided including National Care Certificate plus additional internal courses
• Career advancement and continuous personal development (CPD)
• A very understanding, knowledgeable and supportive senior staff

All offers of employment are subject to full pre-employment checks and satisfactory references