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Team Leader - Elderly

High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

Published
13-12-2019
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Published:
13-12-2019
Expires:
27-12-2019
Job id:
LJA-78195703
Job type:
Full-time
Salary level
£10.51 - £10.51  per hour
Job sector:
Social Services

Are you looking for a position where you can make a difference to the lives of others while being able to gain excellent career progression?
We have an exciting opportunity with a leading care specialist who are looking for a Team Leader to join their service in High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire. We have 2 positions available, one for days and one for nights. The service specialises in supporting the elderly and individuals with dementia and Alzheimer’s so experience within this client group is essential. The ideal candidate will have supervisory experience of overseeing staff teams and ideally have an NVQ / QCF Level 3 in Health and Social Care. In return, you will be rewarded with a competitive salary, training and an attractive benefits package.
Responsibilities of a Team Leader:
* In this role you will work closely with the Service Manager to inspire and motivate your team to provide a high-quality service. Acting as a role model in the delivery of active support you will promote and maintain person centred approaches and inclusive community links.
* Leading and inspiring your team in the implementation of the business plan and other strategic objectives you will ensure that your service develops sustainably, maintaining commitment to the organisations mission, vision and values.
* As an experienced social care professional, you will have experience of leading a team and providing support to the elderly and individuals with dementia and other elderly related illnesses.
* You will be a natural networker, at ease forging relationships with multi-disciplinary professionals, service users and families alike.
* You will have a chance to put your empathy, compassion and patience centre-stage in our person-centred approach to providing support.
* A confident communicator at all levels, you will be able to influence others and use effective leadership and coaching to get the best from your team. You will be passionate about building great relationships and community links and will be creative and proactive in finding solutions to setbacks.
* As a Team Leader, you will be a natural when it comes to thinking on your feet and making the commitment to see things through and get the best outcomes for the people who require support.
Requirements of a Team Leader:
* Demonstrable experience of leading a team to success; including performance management, conduct and development issues.
* NVQ Level 3 in Health and Social Care

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Published:
13-12-2019
Expires:
27-12-2019
Job id:
LJA-78195703
Job type:
Full-time
Salary level
£10.51 - £10.51  per hour
Job sector:
Social Services
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