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Team Leader

An exciting new job opportunity has arisen for a committed Team Leader to work in an exceptional residential care service based in the Colchester, Essex area.

You will be working for one of UK's leading health care providers

This is specialist residential care in a community setting for adults who have learning disabilities, autism, mental health issues, Prada Willi Syndrome, behaviors that challenge and associated health issues


*To be considered for this position you must hold an NVQ/QCF Level 3 in Health & Social Care



As the Team Leader your key duties include:

  • To assist the Manager, Deputy Manager of the Service, working as part of a multidisciplinary team

  • Provide a professional, high quality service that enables our residents to achieve their aspirations and goals through empowerment and putting the service user at the centre of all we do, ensuring safety at all times

  • Ensure own actions and behaviour and through the effective supervision of Support Workers, the service complies with corporate policy and local procedures, statutory regulations and quality standards

The following skills and experience would be preferred and beneficial for the role:

  • Knowledge and understating of supporting individuals with Learning disabilities and associated needs

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Excellent Computer based skills

  • Ability to produce care and support plans and risk assessment independently

The successful Team Leader will receive an excellent salary of £12.25 per hour and the annual salary is £23,887.50 per annum.

We currently have vacancies for both days and night shifts available.

In return for your hard work and commitment you will receive the following generous benefits:

  • Enhanced disclosure cost coverage

  • Comprehensive induction and commitment to ongoing training

  • 28 days annual leave inclusive of bank holidays

  • Online benefits and cash back rewards

  • Cycle to work scheme

  • Pension options

Reference ID: 5546

To apply for this fantastic job role, please call on 0121 638 0567 or send your CV