Care Team Leader

Job Location

Throughout Staffordshire and the West Midlands

Type of Job

Full Time (37.5 hours) / Part Time (18.75 hours)

Published By

Affexa Care Services

Published Date

About the job

We're looking for team leaders who are passionate about high standards of care and can support others to deliver those standards.

The post holders will:
1. ensure our customers are at the heart of care delivery and their wishes and preferences are taken into consideration to enhance their wellbeing.
2. supervise staff and ensure that all staff contribute to the efficient running of the service
3. support new staff on their training journey within the company
4. act as a first point of contact for the allocated team

You will have the opportunity to lead a team in a specialised area of:
- Paliative Care
- Dementia and Mental Health
- Care of the disabled, elderly and frail
- Rapid Response

This role is very hands-on and is for those with a passion to make a difference to the lives of our customers, supporting them with their activities of daily living, including personal care, medication support, diet and nutrition, to name a few.

Must be able to work a range of shifts covering service hours, Monday to Sunday, 07:00-22:30, 365 days of the year. Actual shift pattern to be discussed at interview.

There will also be a requirement to undertake on-call duties as needed.

Closing date for applications: 31st July 2022
Interviews are being held between 1st-14th August 2022
Start date 29/08/2022

Requirements

ESSENTIAL

  • Must have a minimum of 12 months experience in domiciliary care

  • Must hold a qualification in Health and Social Care L3 OR L2 PLUS a certificate in team leading (team leading training and certificate can be provided to the right candidate)

  • A drive to improve the lives of others

  • Passion and commitment for delivering high standards

  • A commitment to your own personal professional development

  • A driving license and access to a car for work purposes

  • Ability to put people at ease 

  • Proficient written and spoken English

  • Be computer literate

  • Basic proficiency of technology usage

DESIRABLE

  • Previous experience in a similar role

This role is subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service Check at enhanced level. Cost to be met by the candidate.

Benefits

No nonsense employment package:

  • Excellent pay with rewards and bonuses

  • Pension Scheme

  • Training and qualifications, helping you to reach your full potential

  • Excellent career progression routes 

  • Dynamic and Approachable Management