Flintshire Team Leader24 Feb 17 07:02 pm - Jobs - Brighton N/A
The Organisation: CareTech Community Services is a national provider of support for people with complex and challenging behaviours associated with autism, learning disabilities, mental health illness and neurological conditions. We support people to live as independently as possible within their own homes and also in residential care.
We are looking for an experienced Team Leader to join our friendly Services in and around Flintshire, who can demonstrate a reliable and flexible approach to people with learning disabilities. You should have the confidence to handle complex behaviours that sometimes maybe deemed challenging. You will be flexible as you are required to work shifts including bank holidays, weekends and sleep ins with in North Wales. The position will be based in five sites across Flintshire/Holywell/Bagillt
It is important youÃÂ¢Ã¢ÂÂ¬Ã¢ÂÂ¢re willing to:
ÃÂ¢Ã¢ÂÂ¬ÃÂ¢To participate in the day-to-day implementation of individual support plans and activities within a challenging environment
ÃÂ¢Ã¢ÂÂ¬ÃÂ¢To maintain effective communication and liaison with service users, families and other whilst respecting appropriate confidentiality
ÃÂ¢Ã¢ÂÂ¬ÃÂ¢To support service users
ÃÂ¢Ã¢ÂÂ¬ÃÂ¢To maintain accurate notes and records as and when required
You must as a candidate have:
ÃÂ¢Ã¢ÂÂ¬ÃÂ¢Minimum NVQ Level 2/ equivalent or working towards
ÃÂ¢Ã¢ÂÂ¬ÃÂ¢Experience in supporting adults with challenging behaviour, learning disabilities and mental health issues
ÃÂ¢Ã¢ÂÂ¬ÃÂ¢The ability to keep calm under pressure
ÃÂ¢Ã¢ÂÂ¬ÃÂ¢Excellent communication skills
ÃÂ¢Ã¢ÂÂ¬ÃÂ¢The desire and commitment to achieve high standards of safeguarding
Reporting to the Service Manager, you will be responsible for Support Workers and will need to ensure their training and the support they provide complies with CQC. You will need to deputise for the Service Manager in developing the staff team and to carry out management tasks as directed by the Service Manager to ensure the service is delivered to a high standard and meets and exceeds the CQC standards in line with the values of Caretech.
All positions are subject to an enhanced DBS Check and satisfactory references.
In return for hard work and commitment we offer a competitive salary package and the opportunity for professional development, along with some excellent benefits to include discounted rates from many high street shops and supermarkets, household bills, insurance, holidays, entertainment, dining out and even hospital plans.
Unfortunately due to the large volume of applications we receive we are unable to contact all candidates. If you have not heard from us within the next 14 days please assume that you have not been successful on this occasion. Please do not hesitate to apply for other suitable roles in the future.
Ad ID: 6576399