Team Leader in Lichfield
... If you care for others without a second thought, and are looking for a rewarding career, where you can make a difference and change lives for the better and enjoy a £500 welcome bonus, then a Team Leader at...
What you will be doing:
You will join an inclusive, supportive team that works well together to provide care to people with learning disabilities. Whether you have extensive experience as a Healthcare Assistant, or currently a Senior Care Worker, you will use your knowledge and skills to help support people lead a valued and fulfilled life. Ideally you will hold NVQ Level 3 in Health & Social Care.
It can be quite a challenging environment at times, so a positive attitude, compassion, resilience and vigilance are important. But it is hugely rewarding to see people improve; thanks to you being able to do something today that they couldn’t do last week.
You will have access to the Elysium Wellbeing team, which is on hand to keep you feeling great; be it a chat, massage or group activities.
With a huge range of courses that will help you grow and succeed, if you have the aspiration, capability and dedication, Elysium Healthcare can give you the support and opportunities to help you achieve your career goals.
*You must live in the UK and have the Right to Work in the UK full time. 20-hour Student Visa's cannot be accepted.
Where you will be working:
Location: 1 Lichfield Lane, Twickenham, London, TW2 6LA
You will be working at Lichfield Lane, a service which provides support for people who may be living with moderate learning disabilities with associated health needs, autism and behaviours.
Working alongside a multidisciplinary team, you will offer support to people as part of their care pathway. Whether it is moving from their community placement or a family home because they require more structured care and support.
The shift patterns include working: 7am - 2.30pm & 2.30pm - 10pm, 5 days a week including weekends on a rota basis. This is a permanent, full time contract, 37.5 hours per week.
Things that you will have:
- Ideally that you hold a valid UK driving licence.
- Preferred qualified to NVQ Level 3 or willing to work towards
- Leadership skills
- Have strong empathy and a caring and compassionate nature
- Be willing to support residents with personal hygiene
- Have excellent people and communication skills, and a good sense of humour
- Deal with challenging behaviours
- Have a positive and professional approach
What you will get:
- Annual Salary of £23,244
- Enjoy a £500 welcome bonus
- The equivalent of 33 days annual leave – plus your birthday off !
- Free meals
- Wellbeing support and activities
- Career development and training
- Pension contribution
- Life assurance
- Flexible working opportunities
- Enhanced maternity package
There are also a range of other benefits including retail discounts and special offers and much more.
About your next employer:
You will be working for an established, stable and agile company with over 8,000 employees and a unique approach to the delivery of care. With a network of over 90 services across England and Wales covering Mental Health, Neurological, Learning Disabilities & Autism, Children & Education, there is opportunity for you to grow and move.
Elysium Healthcare is part of Ramsay Health Care with a global network that extends across 10 countries and employs over 86,000 people globally.
The safety of our service users and colleagues is our priority and as such we encourage and support vaccination uptake as this remains the best line of defence against COVID-19.
Elysium Healthcare follows safer recruitment of staff for all appointments. It is a requirement that all staff understand it is each person’s individual responsibility and are committed to promoting and safeguarding the welfare of service users. Candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS disclosure.
- Type of Contract
- Graduate jobs
- Published at
- Profession type
- Health / Medical
- Full UK/EU driving license preferred
- Car Preferred
- Must be eligible to work in the EU
- Cover Letter Required
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