Team Leader, Halifax

Brook Street UK
£8.10 - £8.50/hour
06 Jul 2017
05 Aug 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
Do you have experience as a Team Leader in a Residential setting? Do you have experience with elderly and dementia patients? Can you be part of a management team driving a home forward? If you answered yes, then I have the perfect opportunity for you in Halifax and you should APPLY now!

The home

A 24 elderly and dementia home set in a pleasant, residential area close to Halifax city centre with excellent transport links. The home provides respite, emergency or long term stays and has 18 single ensuite rooms or 3 double, sharing rooms. The residents can have access to TV, telephone and internet from their own rooms, can decorate the rooms if they like and can even bring their pet to stay if required! The home has disabled access throughout including a lift within the home. A very personal home with access to an onsite hairdresser, place of worship and fantastic daily activities and entertainment. The home even offers overnight visitor facilities.

The team are trained to respect privacy, to promote and enable independence in daily living, wherever possible, and provide the assistance the service users require in a caring, compassionate and understanding manner.

The role

Reporting to the home manager you are to use pro-active management and be a strong team leader, ensuring all staff comply with policies and procedures and a high standard of care is received by all service users. Ensure there are appropriate staffing levels, that all staff are thoroughly trained and there is continued relationship building with new and existing service users. Ensure rotas are up-to-date, to control the holiday diary ensuring enough staff can cover available shifts, ensure all documentation is kept accurate and up to date. Ensure all your staff are confident in their care approach and are providing a high standard of personalised care. Be exemplary and motivating to your members of staff and be flexible, reliable and professional.

The homes last CQC in May was rated Inadequate so the home require a confident individual who has the ability to be part of a management team who can turn the home around.


* Experience as a Team Leader in a residential setting
* Elderly and dementia experience
* Relevant qualification for a Team Leader position
* Knowledge of compliance and wants to drive the home forward
* Knowledge of training and development

The package

Working 40 hours per week, flexible to meet the needs of the home. Offering up to £8.10 - £8.50 per hour dependant on experience, skills and qualifications

If you are looking for a challenge within a company in Halifax then don't hesitate to click APPLY now or call Keeley on (Apply online only) for more information