Team Leader

Location: Plymouth
Salary: £10.40-£10.80 per hour
Position: Permanent
Hours: 32 hours per week
Recruiter: Havencare Homes and Support Limited
Posted: 27/01/2022

Team Leader

Hourly Rate: £10.40-£10.80 per hour
Hours: 32 per week working over 2 weeks rolling pattern.
Location: Supported Living Plymouth

Havencare Homes and Support Limited is a registered Health and Social Care charity working to support individuals with Learning Disabilities, Mental Health needs, Autism and Complex needs in the Devon and Cornwall.

We are looking for a Team Leader to lead and work within an existing team in Torpoint supporting an gentleman called N. N enjoys being out and about, enjoys walking on the moors or along the coast. N needs to be busy and active, but enjoys his home, and being involved around his own home. N needs someone who has a calm personality, but is able to problem solve on the go.

The role:

As a Team Leader you will play an important part in developing and delivering innovative person-centred services. Working on rota, and reporting to the Practice Leader, you will be responsible for ensuring the service consistently meets internal and external quality standards. In addition, you will be responsible for supervising and appraising Support Workers, collating daily and weekly records into our online support planning and recording system, ensuring all staff are aware of support outcomes and are consistently working with the people we support to achieve them.

This is a 24 hour, 365 days per year service and you will need to be flexible to work as the service requires, including mornings, daytime, weekends and sleep duties.

Preferably you will have experience of providing support services for people living with a Learning Disability and/or Autism, familiarity with supervising a team, and a current working knowledge of CQC regulations would be advantageous (but not essential for a person with the right attitude, values and aptitude).

Driving licence essential for this vacancy.

The successful applicant will be working 32 hours per week on the following rota:

Week 1: Tuesday 9am-10pm, Sunday 9am-10pm Sleep In (off rota Team Leader hours to be discussed at interview)
Week 2: Monday 7am-9am, Tuesday 9am-10pm Sleep In, Wednesday 7am-9am, Friday 9am-10pm Sleep In, Saturday 7am-9am

Closing date: 24th February 2022. Applications will be considered as and when received.
If your application is successful, any offer of employment will be subject to:

A satisfactory Enhanced DBS check and subsequent registration for the DBS Update Service
2 acceptable / satisfactory references
Evidence of eligibility / right to work in the UK
Satisfactory evidence of being vaccinated against COVID-19 or medical exemption**

**COVID-19 Information

This is a face-to-face role in a CQC regulated service and therefore successful applicants must be vaccinated against COVID-19 unless medically exempt. To comply with regulation*, Havencare’s pre-employment checks now include the need to provide satisfactory evidence of either vaccination or medical exemption.
* The Health and Social Care Act 2008 (Regulated Activities) (Amendment) (Coronavirus) (No. 2) Regulations 2021

Please contact Havencare’s recruitment team on if you have any queries.

Job Reference: DEANTL0122
Closing Date: 24/02/2022

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