Our client are looking for a reliable and motivated person to join their professional team as a Team Leader across their Supported Living services in Exeter.
Title: Team Leader Ref: 43430 Hours: 37.5 per week Location: Exeter Contract type: Permanent Salary: Circa £17,500 per annum This is a full time position working 37.5 hours per week, supporting individuals and coaching and mentoring a team.
About the role The Team leader will need to manage the day to day running of a responsive innovative and high quality service for people with sensory impairments and complex needs.
Special attention will be paid to the creation of a continuous learning environment that will seek to maximise the potential of each person.
You will assist the manager in the running of the service including co-ordinating and supervising the team to ensure that all shared responsibilities are fulfilled and systems maintained.
You will be leading a team who will support 6 individuals with a range of sensory impairments, who enjoy an active lifestyle with a wide variety of community and home activities.
A full UK driving licence and use of your own vehicle is an essential requirement for this role.
However, they will endeavour to make reasonable adjustments for any disabled candidates that apply.
About you The successful candidate will need to demonstrate willingness to participate in training and development.
You will need to communicate in a variety of different methods and be prepared to deal with challenging situations.
You will also be expected to work on your own initiative and show patience and understanding.
The successful candidate will have a proven track record of motivating others including carrying out supervision meetings.
You will have experience of working with adults with disabilities, monitoring the care provided and identifying and resolving issues arising from the 'day to day' operation.
About the organisation For everyone living with complex disabilities.
For everyone who is deafblind.
Our client is here to help people communicate and experience the world.
They believe that no one, no matter how complex their disabilities, should be isolated, left out, or unable to fulfil their potential.
They have a proven record of offering high quality, pioneering services.
Working for our client can be incredibly rewarding; they offer the opportunity to work in a large, diverse and successful charity where people can develop their skills, knowledge and careers in a supportive and flexible environment.
In addition, they have excellent training and development, the opportunity for you to join their Group Personal Pension scheme and a generous annual leave entitlement.
Closing date: Monday 12 August 2019 Interview date: To be confirmed To start: To be discussed at interview To Apply and for More Information: Please click the apply button.
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Our client is an Equal Opportunities Employer and is committed to ensuring that all staff are motivated, skilled and rewarded by their work.
The charity is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable children and adults and expects all employees to share this commitment.
Therefore, all offers of employment are subject to a number of checks including an enhanced DBS check where appropriate.
No agencies please.