Care and Support Team Leader - Temporary position for up to 9 months

Reference
60824
Closing date
27/01/2020
Region
West Midlands
Town
Telford
Salary
£9.44 per hour

Care and Support Team Leader - Temporary position for up for 9 months

Rose Manor, Telford

£9.44 per hour

30 hours per week, 5 days out of 7

We are seeking a Care and Support Team Leader to make a real difference to the lives of our residents. Set in the vibrant new community of Ketley Millennium Village, near Telford, Rose Manor is a new purpose built development, offering a selection of apartments for over 55s.

If you want to make a positive impact to people’s lives, this is a rewarding opportunity to come and work within an established and experienced team.

Read more about Rose Manor here

The role of Care and Support Team Leader will include:

  • Supervising and supporting a team of Care and Support Assistants
  • Managing the development of staff to ensure skilled staff are available to meet business needs
  • Organising shifts using the rolling rota system
  • Allocating staff holidays
  • Assessing residents’ needs
  • Managing and monitoring plans to ensure a high standard of care and support is offered
  • Identifying and reporting hazards and faults, completing risk assessments and ensuring equipment is kept in working order
  • Carrying out and completing medication audits
  • Carrying out on-call duties (out of hours support)

Skills and experiences:

  • Proven experience in a care and support environment is essential
  • Previous experience in a staff supervision role is desirable
  • Good interpersonal and customer care skills
  • Experience with working to deadlines and prioritising work loads
  • NVQ level 2 or above in Health and Social Care or equivalent is essential

Why work for Sanctuary Retirement Living?

Sanctuary Retirement Living services provide comfort, independence and peace of mind. Residents live independently, safe in the knowledge that support is available in their home should they need it. Spacious apartments with on-site communal facilities create an environment where residents can enjoy healthy, active and independent lifestyles in their later years.

Ready to join Sanctuary Retirement Living?

As part of our commitment to making Sanctuary Retirement Living a great place to work, we offer you access to a range of great employee benefits and the opportunity to develop and progress within your career. Benefits include:

  • A pension scheme with employer contributions from Sanctuary
  • 28 days annual leave (including public holidays) pro rata
  • Life assurance
  • Family friendly arrangements, including opportunities for flexible working
  • Health and well-being plans
  • A variety of online discounts and rewards from major retailers
  • Tax efficient savings through our Cycle to Work schemes
  • A wide range of learning and development opportunities
  • The full time equivalent for this role is 37.5 hours

We are proud to support the Department of Health and Social Care’s #everydayisdifferent campaign to encourage more people to apply to work in adult social care. If you’re considering a caring career, we have many rewarding roles at Sanctuary Retirement Living. For more information on the campaign click here

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For an insight into what it’s like to work for Sanctuary Retirement Living, visit our website, take a look at our Facebook page or search #LifeatSanctuary

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