Young Adults Team Leader

  • Location

    Hitchin, UK

  • Sector:

    Learning Disabilities

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  • Salary:

    £26'500 - £28'200 per annum

  • Contact:

    Clare Crane

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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We have a full time, Permanent job vacancy for an Adult Team Leader to work within a Supported living service for Younger Adults in the Cambridge/Hertford area.

£26'500 - £28'200 per annum, 40 Hours per week


This job vacancy is situated directly between Cambridge City Centre and Royston, Hertfordshire.  Located 28 mins/13.5 miles outside of Cambridge City Centre (Via the A10), 8 Mins from Royston, 30 mins/19 Miles from St Neots and 28 Minutes from Hitchin (Via A1 / A505) , Hertfordshire - this job vacancy is easily commutable from a wide area.   

The Service & Your Role

 As a Team Leader, you will assist the Service Manager to manage the day-to-day running of this supported living service and learning service.  The young adults you will be supporting have severe, profound, and multiple learning disabilities resulting in complex needs.  You will promote a culture of high standards, expectations, and continuous improvement that values and empowers your staff team.  You will work with your team to ensure all individuals residing at the supported living service are supported during their journey to achieve positive outcomes, pursuing their hobbies and interests as individuals.  As a team leader, you will also be responsible for completing paperwork such as person-centred care plans and risk assessments, leading team meetings and conducting supervisions.

The Provider

This is an exciting opportunity for you to join a growing company including residential homes and supported living services for young people and adults with learning difficulties and complex needs.  They provide services committed to the education, care and support of individuals who require that bit of extra support to get the most from each day.  This well-established provider has reviews from employers such as “rewarding”, “unlimited growth and potential” and “amazing hands-on training”, as a testament to their great culture.  They are passionate about delivering personalised education, care and support plans to meet each individual’s needs and aspirations, to ensure only the best support.

Essential Criteria

  • Level 4 Health & Social Care
  • Experience of supporting young people or adults with complex needs
  • Experience of writing person centred care plans and creating balanced rotas
  • Experience of leading a successful team


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