Up to £17.00 gross per hour. Proactive, engaging and organised Team Leader required to manage busy home care team in South East London.
Title: Team Leader | Camberwell, SE5
Location: Camberwell, London
Nearest Train / Tube Station: Camberwell / Denmark Hill
Wage / Salary: £15.00 gross per hour weekdays | £17.00 gross per hour weekends | £28,646.50 gross per annum
Driver required? Essential
Use of a car? On duty, adapted vehicle, automatic drive. Must be confident driver.
Essential: Experience leading a care team, working with a client with cerebral palsy and ideally working within a home environment
Start Date: 3rd September 2018
Days & Hours: Average 36 hours per week, please see shift pattern and rotas attached
We are delighted to be working in association with a case management company on this position. They will be carrying out all recruitment once candidate CVs have been forwarded for their consideration. Click here for more info on how Snap works with associated companies/clients.
Seb, 8, is a bright and engaging boy who enjoys being outside on his tricycle and also loves being read to! He has cerebral palsy and developmental delay, which affects his mobility and head control. Seb is fed and has his medication administered via gastrostomy, uses Eye Gaze technology to support his communication. He is completely dependent on others for all of his personal care, feeding and mobilisation needs.
As team leader you will be responsible for writing rotas, updating care and support plans, monitoring stocks and supplies, liaising with therapists and teachers, organising trips and holidays, training, staff supervision, team meetings and manage overtime sheets. In conjunction with the family and therapists, you’ll help compile and maintain the staff handbook, which assists in the smooth induction of new staff. As well as the above you will provide hands on support for Seb, assisting him with each daily task. You will promote his independence whilst encouraging and motivating him to reach his full potential.
This warm and friendly family are looking for a proactive, flexible and confident Team Leader who can engage Seb with his siblings in activities and creative play, support Seb through his therapies and manage all his care needs. This role is very much about liaising with all the professionals in Sebs life and feeding back to his parents.
There will be induction and training for the new team leader in order to get up to speed in your new role. This is a great opportunity to come and work with a family committed to providing the best care possible for their son. If you wish to be considered please apply today.
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