Care Home Team Leader
Type of Job
Up to £12PH
12 July 2021, 14:30:00
About the job
Are you an experienced Senior Care Assistant or Care Team Leader who takes pride in delivering the highest standards of care to older people? If so, then join our clients fantastic team and put your career in the best hands.
You’ll be passionate about delivering great care and about inspiring younger team members to do the same. You’ll take pride in keeping accurate records and you’ll always have an eye on how to improve processes and work with colleagues to make that happen.
If you have an NVQ Level 3 or above in Health and Social Care and Senior Care Assistant or supervisory experience within a care setting we would love to hear from you!
Ref No. PK47396
This role is in a 50 bedded Residential Care Home in the Edgware area that specialises in elderly care and the most recent CQC report is rated "GOOD" in all areas. The Home takes great pride in the standard of its service and seeks to allow as much individual freedom and choice as possible in order to achieve a homely atmosphere and satisfied elderly residents.
The pay rate starts at a competitive £10.20+ per hour and is a full-time, permanent Care Team Leader position on Days. The hours are flexible working short or long shifts and some weekends. Practical experience of working with older people especially with people living with the dementia is an advantage and previous experience in a Senior Care Assistant or Care Team Leader position is required. Your role will be to provide leadership, supporting the Deputy and Home Manager, administering, ordering and receiving medication. Liaising with health care professionals, accessing health care and recreational activities.
The home also offers a number of great employee benefits.
Care Team Leader Key Responsibilities
Provide leadership and support for Carers and Senior Carers, leading your own small care team within the Care Home
Act as a champion for residents’ safety and dignity.
Ensure that care is delivered according to latest guidelines and best practice evidence available.
Ensure clear and accurate records are kept.
Create and update care plans
Skills & Experience
Experience of working with older people
Understand care planning processes and have experience of writing care plans
Experience of leading a shift
Good organisational skills and supervisory skills
Ability to plan allocate and delegate work appropriately
NVQ Level 3 or above in Health and Social Care
For more information on this Care Team Leader role please call Phil King on 0118 309 4222