Team Leader- Stoke-on-Trent
Children SHB, Solo Unit
£25-27k + Sleeps
Search are looking for an enthusiastic and caring individual to provide the best possible care to Children in Bentilee, Stoke-On-Trent. Roles typical of a Team Leader includes:
*Ensure that each young person has a plan which reflects his/her care, education, social, emotional, cultural, and therapeutic and health needs.
*To ensure that the placement plan is regularly reviewed
*Allocate a Key Worker for each young person with the principal responsibility of implementing the childcare plan
*Establish and monitor high quality standards of care in line with the Quality Standards for Children's Homes 2015 and the home's Statement of Purpose. Develop quality assurance measures to ensure these standards are maintained
*Maintain monitoring systems in which the young people are consulted about the quality of care they receive
*To work in partnership with parents, carers and other professional to safeguard and promote the welfare of young people
*Attend and contribute to child care planning and review meetings as appropriate
*To adhere to your duty of care and ensure safeguarding/ child protection concerns are reported to your line manager and responded to accordingly.
This residential home operates on a 5:2 shift pattern (5 on, 2 off), with a £34 sleep-in in top if necessary. 40 hours per week.
NVQ Level 3 in Health & Social Care.
Driver with full license.
There is a fantastic bonus scheme as follows for employees:
*'Pay Care Scheme', this is a company health care benefit.
*'Perk Box', this allows the employees to get discounts or free offers on hundreds of well known high street brands.
*Annual Leave Service Award.
*Long Service Bonus of £750 given after 5 continuous full time years of employment.
*NVQ Bonus when complete Level 3 (£500 in total) or Level 5 (£750 in total) in instalments, initial after completion and remainder 18 months following.
*Refer a friend scheme for both qualified and unqualified.
*Free meals on shift (for residential roles)
* Company pays for DBS as well as reimburses cost for update service each year.
* Company reimburses staff for Social Care Wales registration each year.
Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.