Community Support Leader (Learning Disabilities)

7 days left

Up to £26,918 per annum
04 Oct 2016
01 Nov 2016
Candidate Services
Full Time
Contract Type
Community Support Leader (Learning Disabilities) 

Our client has a vision, that people with a learning disability can be leaders in society and should be in control of their own lives. They support over 1000 people in England and Scotland and believe that people should be able to design the kind of support they want - to match their individual needs. 

They are looking for motivated, creative and friendly individuals to join their team in Inverness and Highlands. 

Position: Community Support Leader 
Location: Inverness&Highlands 
Salary: Up to £26,918 per annum 

This is an exciting opportunity for the right person to make a real difference in the lives of people with a learning disability across Inverness and Highlands . 

As a Community Support Leader, your duties will include being responsible for dynamically leading, proactively developing and effectively managing support for people with a learning disability in their own home and in the community. You will also ensure Thera Scotland can make a positive difference in the lives of people with a learning disability, including supporting them to design, their own flexible and unique quality support arrangements. 

You will also provide strong and positive leadership and management to a team of staff, and will be working within and with the wider community to ensure that the lives of people supported are enriched and are inclusive. 

About You: 
An ideal Community Support Leader will have previous experience in the direct management of staff, and previous experience of managing support to people with learning disabilities. You will also have varied experience in the provision of support services to people with learning disabilities and their circles of support. 

You may have experience of the following: Community Support Leader, Charities, Third Sector, Learning Disabilities, Senior Support Worker, Community Development, Voluntary Sector, Care Worker, Team Leader, Supervisor, Support Services, Social Care, Carer etc. 

This vacancy is being advertised by Easy Web Recruitment, the UK’s leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by Easy Web Recruitment are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief, and we confirm that we will gladly accept all applications.