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Team Leader

Posted 14 November 2017 by Safehands Recruitment Limited Ended

Safehands Recruitment are currently looking for a Team Leader to join one of our most prestigious clients who are also one of the largest healthcare providers in the UK.

You will play an integral part of a multi- professional team caring for children and young adults aged between 6-16 years with emotional, social and behavioural difficulties.

NVQ training is available along with a comprehensive training and induction programme to support your development within the organisation. This is a full time permanent vacancy

Responsibilities of a Team Leader:

  • Assisting the administration of medication
  • Supporting the clients education including attending school and completing homework
  • Assisting with domestic duties
  • Working closely with teaching staff, social workers and external professionals in a professional manner
  • Supporting clients to access the community
  • Managing challenging behaviour in a safe and effective manner
  • Undertake regular sleep in duties
  • Participate in regular review meetings and risk assessments
  • Attend and contribute to team meetings
  • Managing challenging behaviour in a safe and effective manner
  • To maintain knowledge and operate within current legislation and company policies and procedures
  • Promote in dependence and develop a trusting relationship with the clients
  • Maintain confidentiality at all times
  • Report any concerns that may indicate safety and wellbeing is being compromised
  • To undertake all mandatory training in line with company policies and procedures.
  • Assisting clients with all aspects of personal care.

Person Specification for the Team Leader:

  • Staff must be flexible with shift patterns
  • You must be confident and competent when support clients with challenging behaviour
  • NVQ level 3 in Children and Young People.
  • Experience within a Health and Social Care would be advantageous but not essential
  • All applicants will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check and 5 years referencing

Benefits for the Team Leader:

  • Discount child care vouchers
  • Access to further qualifications.
  • Access to fantastic career progression.
  • Advantageous working rota.

Don't miss out on being rewarded with amazing job satisfaction and feeling part of a community. This leading healthcare provider based in Tewkesbury, Gloucestershireis passionate about offering the best service to both staff and clients. So apply today!

If this exciting opportunity is of interest to you please apply immediately or call the permanent recruitment team on , alternatively email your CV to

Reference: 33791714

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