Team Leader at Maitland Park - 36 hours per week - £11.00 to £11.65 per hour

Recruiter
Shaw Healthcare
Location
South West London
Salary
£11.00 - £11.65 per hour
Posted
15 Feb 2017
Closes
15 Mar 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Shaw healthcare are currently recruiting for a Team Leader to deliver a quality of care and support to our service users in line with our care principles of 'wellness, happiness, and kindness' A Team Leader will lead a team of support workers to ensure that the physical, social, psychological and emotional needs of our residents are met.



Essential Skills & Duties of a Team Leader:

  • An experienced carer, having worked as a Senior Support Worker or Team Leader before, with mobility or continence needs, using the appropriate aids and equipment experience;
  • A positive and caring person, who is confident and able to deliver individualised care and support in-line with each of our residents support guidelines;
  • Be able to communicate and engage effectively with our service users, their families and colleagues, good interpersonal and working relationship skills are essential;
  • Preferably you will be QCF/NVQ Level 3 qualified in Health and Social Care with experience in administration of medication, including controlled drugs;
  • It is essential to be Health and Safety aware, to ensure the safety of our services users and colleagues.

As A Team Leader it is important that you have the appropriate skills to motivate, encourage and manage other employees. You will work under the direction of the Home Management and qualified registered nurses.

As the role involves working with vulnerable people, including delivering personal care and support of an intimate nature, your employment will be subject to appropriate pre-employment checks including referencing and Disclosure and Barring Service check.