Team Manager - Learning Disabilities

Vacancy: Team Manager – Learning Disabilities – Independent Supported Living Services (Drivers Only)


LIFE by Be Caring have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Team Manger to join our growing Learning Disabilities team within the Tyneside area.

The purpose of this role is to manage a group of Independent Support Living services across the Newcastle area. The day to day management of these services will be part of your role. Ensuring that our customers are provided with the highest quality person-led support and our staff are supported to be the best they can be.


Successful candidates will hold at least a level 3 in Health and Social Care and a full driving licence.

Eligibility Required

Full enhanced DBS check will be carried out by Be Caring Limited any offer of employment is subject to the information gathered at this time.

Experience Required

Previous experience in a similar role and a background working with learning disabilities is essential to this role. You will be supported by the departments Care Service Manager who will ensure that you are managing your role in an effective manner.

You will have a proven track record of managing a team along with a working understanding of the latest governance surrounding community care.

You will be familiar with the implementation of person-led care with a proven background in Support Plan writing and managing services with the interests of the customers at the heart of your approach.

The Role

You will manage a group of our existing Independent Supported Living services across the Newcastle area. You will have responsibility for the daily management of those services which will cover all aspects of our customers lives.

You will provide tailored person-led support, championing the development of our customers life skills and independence.

Included in this role is a requirement to undertake on-call duties on a rota basis, this is to ensure that our customers and employees are provided with 24 hours support.

You will be responsible for the supervision of a team of Support Workers, ensuring that they are supported to undertake their roles effectively and in a way that meets with the values of our organisation.


As an employee of Be Caring Limited you will be given the support required to succeed in your role as a Team Manager. Our Care Service Manager will mentor you whilst you settle into the role, ensuring that you are working to the standards set out within the organisation.

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