Team Leader Residential

Job Title: Team Leader Residential
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Oxted
Salary: £25600 per annum
Start Date: 2019-02-04 00:00:00
Reference: 271100657
Contact Name: Sean Clayton
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 14, 2019 07:44

Job Description

We have a fantastic opportunity to make a real difference to vulnerable children's lives and to build a fulfilling and meaningful career within a leading, forward thinking children's charity.

As a Team Leader you will:
• Lead a team of residential workers.
• Manage rotas and holiday cover, sickness and absence whilst ensuring safeguarding policies are followed.
• Being a point of escalation for staff with concerns about the welfare of a young person.
• Oversee policies and implement best practice, in line with requirements and standards.
• Lead complex cases and support your staff with their caseload management, making sure that the young people are central to care planning and activities.
• Ensure that the young people's voices are heard, responded to and respected at all times.

Ideally you will have:
• Level 3 or above qualification in health and Social Care or equivalent, or planning to study towards this.
• Experience working with young people with disabilities or behavioural problems.
• Previous leadership or staff supervision responsibilities.
• The ability to build genuine and support relationships with young people.
• A good understanding of the needs of the young people in our care.
• Flexibility to work on a shift rota basis.

The role comes with great perks including 29 days leave plus bank holidays, discounts at major high street retailers, and season ticket travel loans.

If this looks like the next step in your career then please submit your application today!