Team Leader - Residential (Deaf Services) - Pontefract

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Residential Team Leader - Deaf Services,(Pontefract) - £10ph, £32 sleep in rate, Full Time, Permanent.

Your new company

One of the largest independent providers of care and education for young people. They believe that everyone has a personal best. Those they care for and those who care for them. You will find that you are part of a close, supportive team, all focused on achieving the best outcome for everyone.

Your new role

Everyday is different at this residential home. Challenging yet rewarding.

We are looking for an experienced person to join as a team leader to assist the manager and/or the deputy manager in achieving the aims of the organisation.

All of the children in care have been victims or at risk of child sexual abuse, trauma or exploitation. Therefore, have a variety of different complex care needs. As a team leader in the service, you will be involved in all aspects of their everyday to make positive changes and improvements to the quality of their life. The service is aimed at providing residential care for young adults between the ages of 16-65 who are either profoundly deaf, have significant hearing loss and/or complex needs that might include Autistic spectrum disorders, learning difficulties and challenging behaviours.

What you'll need to succeed

Qualifications - You will have secondary education with a good standard of literacy and numeracy.

Diploma level 2 in Health & Social Care.

BSL Level 1.

As there is no public transport after 6pm it is essential that candidates drive. There is free on site parking.

Knowledge & Skills - You will have knowledge of CQC requirements

Mental capacity assessment and DOLLS

Opportunities/ADP issues

Ability to manage teams effectively

Ability to community both verbally and in writing and BSL signing

Experience - 1 years residential experience in care establishment

12 months experience of working in a residential setting with challenging behaviour

What you'll get in return

* Excellent salary. £10 p.h £32 for sleep in's

* Diplomas ranging from Level 3-5

* After 2 years of service you will receive a simply health plan (dental and optical)

* Benefit and high street discount scheme available to employees and also the car finance salary sacrifice scheme

* 6 weeks Annual Leave

* Overtime (when available)

* Employee discount scheme Free parking

* Childcare vouchers

* Employee assistance programme

* Career progression and CPD Monthly Supervision

What you need to do now

If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.

If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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