Team Leader

Recruiter
Exemplar Health Care
Location
Kings Heath, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
20 Aug 2019
Closes
23 Aug 2019
Ref
1234103454
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Team Leader When registering to this job board you will be redirected to the online application form. Please ensure that this is completed in full in order that your application can be reviewed. Care Team Leader/ Senior Support Worker Otterburn 36, 42 or 48 hour contracts available £ ;per hour Based on a 42-hour contract you will actually work hours per week on average due to unpaid breaks Otterburn is a 30 bed home which provides care for young adults with complex physical needs, including Huntington's disease and neurological disorders. About the role: As care assistant team leader, your enthusiasm, compassion and support is fundamental in providing high quality care to our service users. You will be responsible for overseeing the quality of care carried out by your team on a daily basis, ensuring a safe and effective service is maintained. We aim to make every day better for those in our care, by promoting independence and dignity throughout everyday life. You will work to assist with personal care, as well as ensuring both physical and emotional needs of service users - and in some cases, their families - are met. An NVQ/QCF level 2/3 in health and social care is desirable for this post, equivalent experience may be ; Key duties: Promote independence, dignity, respect and choice across service users Support your care team in carrying out their roles; from assisting with medication and personal hygiene, to supporting organised outings Maintain care records; recording observations, activities and assessments Liaise with nurses, GPs and social workers to ensure service users are receiving the medical support required Review the care and support delivered in a daily basis Welcome and train new members of your care team Requirements Previous care experience within a repeatable health care provider and NVQ qualifications in Health and Social Care are essential. Previous supervisory experience within health care would also be advantageous but isn't essential. About you Our health care team leaders will provide warmth, enthusiasm and compassion when providing care to our service users. You will always strive to provide great quality holistic care, making every day better than the last by working pro-activity to meet the needs of our service users. You will also be a team player, demonstrating outstanding communication skills and will be able to demonstrate effective team ; You will lead, demonstrating outstanding professional practice whilst coaching other in your team. You will promote the core values of care, maintaining independence and dignity while assisting with personal care, ensuring the physical and emotional needs of our service users are met. Benefits weeks holiday. Exemplar rewards - retail discounts and vouchers. Employee assistance program - 24 hour helpline. Pension plan. Free car parking. Free uniform. Outstanding career progression. Comprehensive 4 day induction program. Opportunity to progress and complete NVQ qualifications. Refer a friend scheme - Up to £1,500 At Exemplar, we enhance the lives of our services users, families and staff by providing everyone with the opportunity to develop, grow and reach their potential - irrespective of health

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