Team Leader - Learning Disabilities
Littlehampton, UK
3d ago

Are you ready to take the next step in your career with Consensus?

Position : Team Leader

Salary : £10.10 - £10.50 per hour

Service : Strawberry Fields, Littlehampton

Our Benefits

  • Dedicated career ladder for those with NVQ level 2 or 3 earn up to £10.50 per hour.
  • Life assurance benefit of twice annual basic salary
  • Comprehensive induction and excellent training
  • Recognition Awards, including long service awards
  • Cycle to work Scheme
  • Refer a friend scheme Receiving up to £500 per referral
  • Employee benefits platform providing discounts at over 150 retailers
  • Employee Assistance Programme, confidential telephone counselling and legal advice
  • Health & Wellbeing portal
  • About the Role

    Our newly refurbished residential service, Strawberry Fields, is located in the charming rural village of Wick, close to the coastal town of Littlehampton.

    The service provides residential accommodation for individuals with learning disabilities and associated complex needs. Individuals are encouraged to gain greater confidence with everyday tasks such as cooking, washing and cleaning and help with the maintenance and running of the home.

    Social activities and events also take place at the home and visits from family and friends are encouraged. Strawberry Fields also has its own transport to access immediate local amenities and the nearby coast.

    Close by there is also a large activity centre with its own trampoline, gym and sensory room which is available to the people we support at Strawberry Fields.

    You may already have experience as a Support Worker and are looking for the next step up or already be a Senior Support Worker, Senior Care Worker, Senior Healthcare Assistant or Senior Care Giver looking for a new opportunity.

    In addition to having experience in the care sector, we are looking for candidates who have a passion and enthusiasm for what we do We also recruit for attitude and personality so, if you don’t have the complete range of skills , we can provide a full induction, relevant training and the support you need to get the most from your role.

    To join us, you’ll need to have plenty of experience working with individuals with learning disabilities or complex behaviours.

    An NVQ 3 in Health & Social Care is desirable, as is a good knowledge of relevant H&S regulations. You’ll certainly have strong leadership, interpersonal and communication skills.

    Confident, flexible and efficient, you’re happy to work on a shift basis, and, where required, to be on call. Above all, you’ll be committed to providing person-centred care that gives real equality of opportunity to all those you’re working for.

    Our Values

    We employ people who share in our values so we can ensure the highest standards of support for the people who live in our homes, their families and the commissioners we work with.

  • Choice & Respect, Ambition & Imagination, Reliability & Professionalism
  • Honesty & Integrity, Responsibility & Accountability, Inclusive & Supportive
  • As a leading provider, our commitment to delivering the highest standards of support within our services is nationally recognised and validated by the many awards we receive, the consistently high ratings we receive from national regulators and our ethos of continuous improvement.

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