Application deadline 5th February 2017
Job reference 1644294
Job location North Yorkshire
Hours per-week 13
Salary £7,960.92 - £8,771.14
Team Leader – Care and Support, in the Knaresborough area

The Knaresborough team have a 13 hour vacancy which will need to worked as part of a dual contract.

A Team Leader will work in the Reablement Delivery Team – You will lead a team of staff who provide direct reablement and care and support to people in the community, with a view to maximise a person’s independence.

As a Team Leader, you will be responsible for the performance of a team of Care & Support Workers, including supervision, appraisal and performance management, taking a proactive approach to monitoring and managing sickness absence, including dealing with issues arising from sickness absence within the team.

We are proud of our successful track record as a leading care service provider and we consistently appear amongst the top performing County Councils in the country. You would be joining us at a pivotal time for both North Yorkshire and the County Council’s development as we take forward North Yorkshire’s 2020 plans and work with partners to develop a distinctive public health and adult social care agenda. This aims to support more people to live longer, healthier and independent lives.

Qualification requirements – whilst we require an NVQ level 3 in Care/Promoting Independence or CQF Level 3 Diploma in Health & Social Care, we will support those who have a minimum of NVQ Level 2 Care/Promoting Independence or QCF Level 2 Diploma in Health and Social Care to achieve the Level 3 within 12 months of commencing in post.

We can offer you the opportunity to:
• access further training and development
• work with Multi-agency partners including Health, Police and the Third Sector
• work for a leading care employer
• be part of committed and supportive team
• access a range of benefits including generous leave entitlement, flexible working, a local government pension scheme, salary sacrifice and employee discount benefits.

You will be required to work evening and weekends as part of a 7 day service.

If you are an enthusiastic individual with experience of working in Adult Social Care and/or the Health Sector, together with experience of managing staff we look forward to receiving your application for this role.
Due to the hours available

An enhanced DBS clearance will be required.

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