Team Manager - Shared Living Scheme (Learning Disabilities)

Vacancy: Team Manager – Shared Living Scheme (Learning Disabilities)

Summary

LIFE by Be Caring have an exciting opportunity for an experienced full-time Team Manager to join our Shared Living Scheme in the West Denton area of Newcastle.

The purpose of this role is to support and manage a group of our tenants within our shared living scheme. You will supervise our Support Workers to enable excellent support to provided which is person-centered and tailored to the individuals needs.

Eligibility Required

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

Experience Required

Previous experience working in a similar role within the social care sector, especially working with customers who have learning disabilities is a requirement to be considered for this role.

The implementation of care plans and risk assessments which are person-centered and tailored to the individual, enabling support to be delivered that promotes the development of life skills and independence.

You will be qualified to a level 3 in Health and Social Care or above and have a willingness to undertake any training that would be beneficial to your role.

The Role

Your role as a Team Manager within our Shared Living Scheme will see you working along side our Scheme Manager and other Team Mangers at the service.

You will be responsible for a group of identified tenants within the service, managing the day to day needs of these individuals by implementing person centered support. You should be both confident and competent understanding social care governance and be willing to continuously grow and develop your skill sets and knowledge.

You will manage and supervise our Support Workers in a way that encourages the development of career aims and goals to fit in line with Be Caring's core values.

Support

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

You will be expected to attend all mandatory training and any specific training that is relevant to your role.

Be Caring Limited work in partnership with the GMB Union and you will be given the option to become a member on your commencement of employment.

Our organisation is a growing social enterprise and employee engagement is actively encouraged through our Voice representative group. This is an employee led engagement group where your views and ideas are listened to and discussed with senior management.

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