Team Leader / Extra Care / Care Services

Lowestoft, Suffolk
£8.85 - £9.32 per hour (earning potential up to £9.79 per hour)
16 Sep 2016
07 Oct 2016
Full Time
Contract Type

Team Leader / Extra Care / Care Services
£8.85 - £9.32 per hour (earning potential up to £9.79 per hour)
38 hours per week

Our client is currently recruiting for a Team Leader to ensure the smooth running of their extra care service in Lowestoft. Promoting their person centred approach; you will also encourage tenant involvement in scheme based activities as well as those in the local community.

Additionally you will provide line management for Support Workers ensuring they receive support and supervision including training where required.

The successful candidate will hold or be willing to work towards QCF Level 5 Health and Social Care and have previous experience of providing care to older people. You will have the ability to manage your time and work under pressure, delegating tasks when necessary.

Excellent working knowledge of the essential standards of quality and safety, Extra Care and the agencies that work with older people is essential.

Due to the nature of this role a flexible approach and an ability to work on call is required along with a full driving licence and access to a vehicle for business purposes.

Our client provides homes for over 7,500 residents by managing 3,500 plus properties, throughout Suffolk, Norfolk, Cambridge and Essex.

They provide care, support, housing management, property development and estate services.

Our client employs over 670 dedicated and enthusiastic people, delivering tailored services to meet individual requirements. Levington Court has recently been awarded with an Outstanding rating from the Care Quality Commission

They are proud to be listed within The Sunday Times best companies 2016.

Closing date: Friday 7th October
Interview date: Friday 21st October