Children's Team Leader

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    £9 - £10.50 per annum + Excellent Benefits

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    Carly Riley

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    23 days ago

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    Carly Riley

Team Leader, Children's Complex Needs Service - Ashton Under Lyne - up to £10.50 p/h

My client is a specialist in children's care and offer therapeutic support to Children and Young People with Complex Needs and Mental Health. They have 5 homes at the moment, and offer specialist services in each of the homes, tailored to the young people. They pride themselves on creating a homely environment for their residents. Since opening they have been rated 'Good' or 'Outstanding' in Ofsted Inspections.

This is a 4 Bed Service in the Aston-under-Lyne, for Children and Young people with Complex needs. You will be supported at all times by a Nurse on site. This is for 0-18-year olds so our much-loved residents are all ages. Due to the complex needs of the children you will be required to work with tracheotomy, vents, oxygen, suction and peg feed.

We are looking for an experienced and dedicated Team Leader to join the friendly and welcoming team. You will work alongside the other team leaders to help with the day to day running of the service and will deal with rotas and staff management. You will assist when the management of the home in the Managers absence.

You will provide day to day care for our Children and Young People and will assist to the highest possible standard to promote their independence. You will support and encourage growth and development of the children and Young People and will empower them each and every day. This is a close nit team, and all the services work closely together so you will find support from day one.

You must be able to work a combination of Days and Waking Nights. The earliest shift is 7:00am, the latest is 9:00pm and night shifts at 8:30pm to 8am.

To apply for this role, you must have the following

- Experience working in a Children's Residential environment

- NVQ 3 Children and Young Peoples Workforce

- Commitment to quality care and making a difference

- Driver

- Experience of tracheotomy, Peg Feed, Vents and Oxygen are desirable

You will be offered a rate of between £9.50 - £10.50 per hour, rising after you pass probation. You can also take advantage of excellent benefits such as

- Pension Scheme

- 28 Days holiday

- Enhanced Pay for Bank holidays

- Fantastic personal development and progression opportunities.

This is a great organisation and a genuinely enjoyable place to work. If you are looking for a career in this sector, this is the right company for you.

If you want more information on this role, please call Carly at Meridian Business Support on 07469-351-714 or send a Cv.

Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.