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Adults Assistant Team Leader - Locality Team

  • Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
  • Location: Surrey
  • Date posted: 04-06-2018
  • Sector: Management, Social Work
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: HQ00003227_1528123590



Salary of up to £45,000 per annum + other excellent benefits

Charles Hunter Associates are currently assisting a highly reputable local authority to recruit for a permanent Adults Assistant Team Leader Professional to join their team in Surrey


This local authority is currently looking for an enthusiastic and qualified Adults Assistant Team Leader who can effectively manage. You will be able to demonstrate a high level of understanding and commitment to the personalisation agenda and be able to demonstrate an applied knowledge of the Care Act as well as the Mental Capacity Act and the NHS Continuing Healthcare National Framework


The benefits for you as Assistant Team Leader:

  • Laptop and mobile supplied
  • Flexible working where possible
  • 24 days' annual leave
  • Local government salary-related pension offered
  • Discounted childcare vouchers
  • Option to join the car lease scheme.


The responsibilities of the Adults Assistant Team Leader will be:

  • You will be supporting the manager to deliver high-quality personalised adult social care,
  • supervision of both qualified and unqualified staff and addressing Safeguarding concerns, ensuring that they are followed through as appropriate.
  • You will be required to line manage both the Occupational Therapists and unqualified staff members within the team.
  • You will need to apply an extensive knowledge of Occupational Therapy practice, theory and legislation to enhance practice, procedures, and policies, promote innovation, and introduce new ways of working from recognised sites of excellence.
  • The role will include supervision of the Senior Occupational Therapists within the team. You will need to be able to provide advice and guidance to the Occupational Therapists regarding complex major adaptations, standard and specialist equipment provision and complex moving and handling risk assessments.
  • You must also be able to demonstrate an applied and effective knowledge of safeguarding procedures and be able to evidence this.

As Assistant Team Leader, you will:

  • Be fully registered with the HCPC and fully qualified
  • Have experience in Child Protection
  • Have previous Supervising role, managing at least two
  • Be a car driver and owner
  • Be prepared for travel

Location: Surrey

If you can see yourself as their next Assistant Team Leader follow the directions to apply. Or, if you have any questions about the position you can contact Fee on 0118 948 5555.

If this Assistant Team Leader role isn't what you are looking for, but you are looking to make a move within Social Work, get in touch, as we have many other opportunities!

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