Senior Support Worker- Blandford Forum
Pay Rate: £12 per hour
Hours: Full Time
Voyage Care is seeking a Team Leader, to join the management team at a Supported Living Service in Blandford Forum, Dorset that provides support to those with Learning Disabilities, Autism Spectrum Disorder and associated behaviours.
Benefits for Voyage Care Team Leaders include:
Competitive rates of pay
Free, industry leading, face to face and online training - including NVQ's
The opportunity for career progression to senior management within a sector leading organization
High street discounts via the Blue Light Card
Reporting to the Field Support Supervisor; the Team Leader will oversee staff and provide assistance to the People we Support.
Tasks undertaken by the Team Leader may include:
Updating Support Plans and Risk Assessments
Undertaking Support Worker Supervisions and Competency Assessments
Providing care to the People we SupportWe are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the people we support. We are an equal opportunities employer.
Previous experience in a health or social care setting is essential.
The available role is for a full time Team Leader. Team Leaders will be required a mixture of early, late and long day shifts.
Please note that the role will include weekend work, shifts on public holidays and some sleep in shifts.
Voyage Care ask that Team Leaders:
Understand the importance of motivating a team
Work within the company's ethos of providing person centred care
Are compassionate and understanding
Are reliable and conscientious
Have a good understanding of written and spoken English and basic Mathematics
Hold an Enhanced DBS on the Update Service or a prepared to undertake an Enhanced DBSCOVID19 safety is important to us all. We support our staff and the people we support to stay safe by wearing correct PPE, including Type IIR Fluid Resistant Surgical Masks (FRSM), aprons and gloves at all times. We have an in-house team that ensures that all of our services have plenty of PPE at all times. All care and support is carried out following the latest Government guidance. Our aim is to keep you and the people we support safe