Team Leader

Location UK / Ulster

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary See description

Updated 1 day ago

Reference 1371820

 Job Description

The Positive Behaviour Team Leaders and Bank Team Leaders will ensure their own actions and behaviour complies with Cedar’s policy and procedures as well as statutory regulations and quality standards.

 

The Cedar Foundation is seeking to recruit the following staff members:

Positive Behaviour Team Leader  & Bank Team Leader   REF: 18/165/TL-BTL-TM/WEB 

The Positive Behaviour Team Leaders and Bank Team Leaders will provide leadership to a team of Positive Behaviour Support Workers. They will be responsible for ensuring all current and newly referred individuals receive high quality, person centred support. They will provide direct support to service users and to staff to ensure best practice is promoted and person centred support is evident and will uphold the organisation’s values of commitment, excellence, diversity, accountability and respect.

 

The Positive Behaviour Team Leaders and Bank Team Leaders will ensure their own actions and behaviour complies with Cedar’s policy and procedures as well as statutory regulations and quality standards.

 

Hours:   37 hours per week / Bank

Contract: Permanent / Bank

Location:   The Mews SLS – West Belfast

Salary/Hourly Rate:        3 point scale commencing on £20,760 per annum pro rata / £10.79

Essential Criteria:

  • Numerate and literate to keep records, handle clients finances, maintain records and write reports.   
  • Maths & English GCSE C or above or equivalent
  • NVQ/QCF 3 (Health & Social Care) or equivalent
  • Can demonstrate previous experience of supporting people with learning disabilities.
  • Two years’ previous experience in providing support/care.
  • Experience of working in partnership with service users, families, health care professionals, carers, advocates and other agencies.
  • Good working knowledge of IT, specifically Microsoft Word & Outlook. 

Desirable Criteria: 

  • Recognised qualification e.g.
  • nursing / social work
  • QCF5 Health & Social Care or willing to attain with Cedar
  • Experience of working in a
  • Supported Living environment
  • Experience of supervising/coaching staff and co-ordinating provision of support and personal care.
  • Can demonstrate previous experience of supporting people who have displayed behaviours that significantly challenge.

 Apply online at

www.cedar-foundation.org 

Closing Date: Friday 30th November 2018 @ 4:00pm 

THE CEDAR FOUNDATION IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES EMPLOYER