Senior Support Worker/Team Leader

  • Location

    Harrogate, UK

  • Sector:

    Adult Learning Disabilities

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £9.50 per hour, plus benefits

  • Contact:

    Phil McDonald

  • Contact email:

    phil@hscjobs.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    ZL/O/TL/Harrogate

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-07-16

We are looking for a Team Leader for a Supported Living Service / Scheme for Adults with Learning Disabilities in the Harrogate Area of North Yorkshire. 

£9.50 per hour plus fantastic opportunities to develop.

Location

This provider supports adults in their own homes, or flats throughout Harrogate.  You may live in Harrogate or within commuting distance from Leeds Via the A61, Skipton via the A59 or live close to the A1 (M) within easy travelling distance.

The Employer

This employer believes that everyone should be themselves no matter what.  They ensure that the Adults they support have the same opportunities as everyone else and that their disabilities are not a barrier.  This is a very well-established organisation that actively promotes from within and can offer a fantastic future for those wanting to pursue a career within Learning Disabilities. You would be joining a unique provider who promotes independence for the adults they support who all live in their own flats or supported living schemes.

Your Job as a Team Leader

As a Team Leader you will oversee the supported living service, the adults they support and supervise the staff team on a daily basis. Your job will to ensure the service is safe, flexible and caring.  You will ensure the team  is encouraging and supporting the individual/s with everyday living, this includes socially activities, physical activities, offering housing & financial advice, learning life skills such as cooking, budgeting whilst ensuring that they are safe within their home and the wider community. 

  • Rota Planning
  • Dealing with outside agencies and relatives.
  • Carrying out Assessments and developing the needs of the people we support
  • Supervising & mentoring the staff team to be the best Support Workers they can be

So, could you make a difference?

Do you believe everyone should have the same opportunities as everyone else?

Apply

Take the first step by applying for this Support Worker job today. You will gain all the training you need to change your life and the individuals you support. Still not sure? Don’t worry one of our team will talk you through the job itself and any questions you might have after you have applied.  Good luck and we look forward to speaking to you soon!