We're looking for two Team Leaders to support our community-based Home Care workers working across Leeds. It's important you drive in order to carry out care needs assessments, and to support our colleagues. We're rated Good by CQC so promoting high-quality care is our priority. Working for Be Caring will see you join an award-winning organisation that has been recognised with the highly commended award for culture through the UK Employee Ownership Association.
• Rotated shift pattern, hours spilt between office working and working in the community supporting your team
• Mileage payments of 30p per mile
• On-Call duties paid on top of basic salary
• Paid for Training
• Mobile telephone provided for work use
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
Previous experience in dealing with people, essential to have proven track record of interpersonal and organisational skills, previous team leading or supervisory experience is desirable but not essential. A sound knowledge of the sector and how to perform best-practice care is essential.
As a Community Care Support Worker Team Leader, you will work as part of an integral team supporting our community-based care workers to ensure we are meeting the needs of the people who we support with person-centred care. This enables them to enjoy a fulfilling live in their own home and local community. We're aiming to promote independence, avoid admission to hospital, prevent long-term residential care, or assist with re-enabling following return from hospital.
You will work closely with our departmental leads to ensure we are working in line with our core values.
Be Kind – Show kindness to others, including colleagues and the people we support
Be Proud – Take pride in your work and instill pride in those who you will manage and support in your day-to-day job.
Be the Best you can be – Strive to always do the best of your abilities and support your staffing team to reach their full potential through tailored support and guidance
Be Happy – Enjoy the work you undertake and make the working environment a happy place to be for your staff, ensuring we are providing a happy workforce to give the best to the people we support.
Be Safe – Ensure that your team are supported in the correct and safe manner, providing guidance to maintain a working environment
Be Involved – Work as part of a team, be a team player and show your commitment to your staff and the people we support.
Your role will include:
• Completing initial assessments
• Undertaking reviews
• Carrying out quality checks
• Supporting our Community Care teams through supervisions, appraisals and working based observations
• Out of Office Hours on-call duties
• Provision of care when required
Be Caring is committed to the personal career development of all colleagues and as such you will be given every opportunity to pursue your career within the social care sector.
Equal Opportunities employer and welcomes interest from people of all ages and backgrounds to join our Home Care Support Teams.
FREE access to the company EAP (Employee Assistance Programme) for advice on life; health and wellbeing; family issues; emotional support