Team Leader Learning Disabilities

Learning Disabilities
£23K-£26K Per Annum
Louth, Lincolnshire
Posted 3 weeks ago

Job description

We have a fantastic, full-time, permanent job vacancy for a Service Manager (Learning Disabilities), this would be overseeing a Supported Living Scheme in Louth, Lincolnshire.

  • £23,000 - £26,000 per annum DOE, plus fantastic opportunities for you to develop.
  • Full-time hours, Monday – Friday, 9am – 5pm.

The Provider

This provider 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.


As Service Manager, you will oversee a small, supported living service for individuals living with learning/physical disabilities, mental health conditions, and complex needs each living in their own flat in the local community. You will be responsible for supervising the staff team and the individuals they support each day, ensuring a safe, flexible, and supportive atmosphere. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Rota planning.
  • Ensuring effective relationships with outside agencies.
  • Budgeting.
  • Carrying out assessments.
  • Completing care plans & risk assessments.
  • Ensuring service quality and compliance according to CQC requirements.
  • Supervising & mentoring the support staff team.
  • Taking part in on-call rota to ensure 24/7 support is available.

Essential Criteria

  • Minimum Level 3 Health & Social Care (or equivalent).
  • Experience leading/managing/supervising teams within supported living settings either as Manager, Deputy or Senior.
  • Extensive experience supporting adults with Learning Disabilities.
  • Ability to lead, manage & develop a service team.
  • Knowledge of relevant legislations and CQC requirements.
  • Full UK Driving Licence.


Now all you must do is CLICK APPLY, if you meet the above criteria one of our friendly team will be in touch to progress your application further and answer any questions you may have.

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