Team Leader - Autism

Posted 03 May 2023
Salary Up to £22074 per annum
Job type Permanent
Discipline Social Care
Contact NameGreg Smith

Job description

Do you find helping and supporting vulnerable individuals rewarding? Are you looking to develop and gain a career working in the care sector? Apply here!

A unique opportunity in Northampton has become available to join an established Social Care provider that support individuals between the ages of 18 - 65 who a have autism and learning disabilities.

This is an exciting role for the right individual where you will have the chance to really make a difference towards vulnerable people's lives as a Team Leader.

For your hard work, you will have the opportunity to gain further qualifications including generous annual leave and progression opportunities!

Benefits for you as the Team Leader include:

  • A fantastic salary of £22,074
  • 28 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Time off in Lieu
  • Sick Pay after a qualifying period
  • A full induction on all aspect of the business
  • Comprehensive training courses
  • Chance to gain qualifications

Requirements of the Team Leader include:

  • Experience working with adults with challenging behaviours in a care setting
  • Commitment to work long days and weekends
  • Good standard of written English for report writing
  • Strong communication skills and emotional resilience
  • Driver is essential

Responsibilities of the Team Leader include:

  • Provide a person-centred approach at all times
  • Protect the service users at all times
  • Give guidance to the service users and promote independence
  • Take part in activities the service users enjoy e.g., football, swimming or long walks
  • Helping service users with finances and budgeting
  • Help service users with appointments

Shift pattern is on a working rota between the hours of 8:00am and 10:00pm

If you are interested, send through your CV as part of your application!