Care Team Leader – Swanton Care – Hull

  • Hull

Swanton Care

Ready to take the next step in your social care career? As Team Leader you’ll support the service manager by leading the day-to-day management of a shift.

Job title: Team Leader
Salary: £10.80 per hour
Location: Kingston Upon Hull
Hours: Full time

About Swanton Community Care – Hull

At Swanton Community Care – Hull, we provide personal care and support, for adults with mental health, dementia, learning disability and physical disability support needs. We have two 6-bedroom group living homes, Huckleberry House and Westbridge House along with another 3 services in the community, right in the heart of Hull.

About you

Do you have previous experience working in care, leading a team and want to further your development within a Team Leader role?

Here at Swanton, we are looking for people who share our core values and are able to apply these to the work that they do. At the heart of our ethos are five key words, these underpin the PRIDE we take in our services.

_ ‘Potential, Responsibility, Integrity, Diversity, Empathy’ _

This is an opportunity for a pro-active Team Leader to join an evolving Care Company. You will need to have previous experience of working within a care role and experience of leading a team and administering medications would be advantageous.

The Role

The Team Leader will provide practical assistance and emotional support to empower their team in supporting the people they support to achieve their goals and aspirations.

You will be proactive and support the development and skills of Support Workers. This will include recruitment, induction, supervisions, annual appraisals, training, coaching, rota management, sickness and absence management.

Take the lead to help Support Workers understand their responsibilities and by doing so ensure that safe, effective, caring, responsive and well lead support and care is delivered at all times. You will complete evidence based supervisions and observation supervisions as well as supporting your team of support workers to complete competency based appraisals.

Support the Service Manager/Deputy Manager in managing transitions into and away from the service. You will be able to liaise professionally with all outside professional agencies, and ensure that all information is shared appropriately. Ensure that all the people we support have person centred support/care plans. You will be able to create and update these plans as per any changes that are required.

To oversee and support the development of excellent quality within the service. You will design, develop and maintain excellent service user records. Working in a supportive manner that empowers the service user to live their life in their chosen manner.

What we can offer:

Refer a friend scheme we know that amazing people often know fantastic people and you will receive £400 each time a successful referral is made

Golden Hello receive a £100 bonus if you complete your e-learning prior to your start date

Long service awards we recognise your contribution to the team and award long service

Employee benefits app stay connected to our community, receive discounts across everyday and luxury shops, access information about learning & development opportunities

Pension and life cover auto enrol into our pension scheme and entitled to the death in service benefit

Funded qualifications earn whilst you learn! we aim to develop our own talent, giving you the opportunity to develop your career with Swanton

Trained mental health first aiders & EAP free confidential access to 24hr assistance program for counselling, advice and support

_You will be required to undergo relevant pre-employment checks including a DBS check._


Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £10.80 per hour

Cycle to work scheme
Life insurance
Referral programme
Store discount
Day shift
Weekend availability

Ability to commute/relocate:
Kingston upon Hull: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)

providing care: 1 year (preferred)
supervisory: 1 year (preferred)

Work authorisation:
United Kingdom (required)

Work Location: One location

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