Team Leader

Position: Team Leader
Location: Plymouth (both in PL6 area)
Salary scale: £18, 550.00 - £19, 550.00
Hours: Variety of Contract Hours Available
Essential: Driving Licence

H is one of the oldest living people with Prader Willi Syndrome in the UK.  She has a huge amount of interests including going to karate classes, going to discos and watching soaps (and looking after a cat) -to name only a few.  H is generally very gentle and sociable in nature.  H needs patient, caring people to support her to continue to develop and have quality of life - as a Team Leader you would be responsible for overseeing the team to ensure that H's support is safe, caring, responsive, effective and well led.

D is a charming and sociable lady who is able to create strong relationships with anyone she meets.  She enjoys going out for coffee, visiting the donkey sanctuary and shopping as well as many other activities.  D has mobility issues and other conditions for which she needs support from staff to remain safe.  D responds well to people who take the time to listen to her and support her confidently through any challenges she might face.  As a Team Leader you would be responsible for overseeing the team to ensure that D's support is safe, caring, responsive, effective and well led.

If you feel you lead / manage a team to make a very real difference to both H & D's lives then please get in touch with us by calling (01752 547252) or emailing recruitment@premiercareplymouth.co.uk

Essential Criteria
  • Driver with access to own vehicle
  • Able to cover shifts at short notice & to take on-call duties (rota'd within management team)
  • Experience within Health & Social Care 
  • Experience with managing staff
  • Confident / able to work well under pressure
  • Excellent Communicator
  • Excellent Administration Skills
  • Patient
  • Flexible / Adaptable
  • Reliable / Responsible
  • Consistent
  • Trustworthy / Honest
  • Team Player
  • Imaginative / Creative
  • Good Sense of Humour / Positive Outlook

The role is subject to a satisfactory DBS check and at least two satisfactory references, one of which must be from your most recent employer.

*Some of our roles require male or female employees only, where this is indicated it is a genuine occupational requirement in accordance with the Equality Act 2010.

Contact Details                                      

Address: Eclipse House, 5 Somerset Place Lane, Stoke, Plymouth, PL3 4BH

Tel: (01752) 547252

Fax: (01752) 560611

E-Mail: mail@premiercareplymouth.co.uk