Team Leader / Senior Support Worker

Recruiter
2m Employment
Location
England, Merseyside, Liverpool
Salary
£8.21 - £11.50 per hour + £11.50 per hour (Sleep - £8.21 per hour)
Posted
06 Jun 2019
Closes
20 Jun 2019
Ref
2M-MM12659
Contact
2M Employment Solutions
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Team Leader / Senior Support Worker
Rate: £11.50 per hour (Sleep - £8.21 per hour)
Liverpool

About

To provide support to a gentleman in his own home who resides in Mossley Hill (L18), Liverpool.

Our client requires support 24 hours a day from 2 support staff. He has an established team of 10 support staff and this is an opportunity to manage and lead them.

The rota consists each day of a 12-hour day shift, 24-hour shift (w/sleep) and a 12-hour waking night shift.

In addition to support shifts, the team leader has 6 hours of office time each week to use flexibly.

Role

* Supporting the client in all aspects of his daily life. Promoting independence, providing personal care and supporting him to access the community.
* Promoting the client's independence is integral to this role. The aim of the support is to work with the client towards his goals.
* Working with the deputy team leader to manage the current support team - organise rotas, cover on-call (paid), conduct supervisions and spot checks.
* Communicate effectively with professionals and update the support plan accordingly.

Skills

* Support experience.
* Leadership skills.
* Good communication.
* IT literate (training provided).
* Compassionate, reliable
* Social Care Diploma Level 2/3 desirable or willing to study for it.
* Good sense of humour!

Offer of employment is subject to a DBS check and two references.

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