Are you a dedicated and compassionate individual looking to make a meaningful impact on the lives of those with learning disabilities, autism, and complex needs? Look no further – an exciting opportunity awaits you to become a Team Leader in our dynamic and supportive environment!
Position: Team Leader – Adult Social Care
Location: Mid Essex
At Calm Futures, we are committed to empowering individuals with learning disabilities, autism, and complex needs to lead fulfilling lives. Our person-centred approach focuses on building a supportive community that nurtures growth, independence, and quality of life for our service users. We believe that every person deserves respect, dignity, and the opportunity to thrive.
As a Team Leader, you will play a pivotal role in ensuring the well-being and development of our service users. Your responsibilities will include:
· Day-to-Day Management: Overseeing the daily operations of our dedicated support workers, ensuring smooth coordination, and effective communication within the team.
· Rota Management: Ensuring adequate coverage of shifts, optimising scheduling, and managing any changes to ensure seamless support for our individuals.
· Direct Support: Providing hands-on assistance to our service users, fostering meaningful relationships, and offering person-centred care that caters to their unique needs.
· Support Planning: Collaborating with service users, families, and professionals to create and implement individualized support plans, promoting growth and independence.
· Mentoring and Guidance: Providing guidance and support to your team, fostering a positive work environment, and facilitating continuous professional development.
· Quality Assurance: Upholding the highest standards of care and compliance with relevant regulations, policies, and procedures.
What We're Looking For:
· Passion: A genuine passion for making a difference in the lives of individuals with learning disabilities, autism, and complex needs.
· Leadership: Proven experience in team leadership, motivating and guiding your team to achieve exceptional outcomes.
· Empathy: An empathetic and patient approach, understanding the unique needs of our service users and creating a nurturing environment.
· Organization: Excellent organisational skills, enabling effective rota management and support planning.
· Communication: Strong communication skills to facilitate collaboration with various stakeholders, both internally and externally.
· Flexibility: Adaptability to changing situations, responding to evolving needs, and taking initiative.
· Qualifications: A relevant qualification in health and social care, along with practical experience in a similar role.
· Must be a care driver
Why Join Us?
· Make a positive impact on the lives of vulnerable individuals, contributing to their growth and well-being.
· Join a supportive and passionate team that values your ideas and contributions.
· Opportunities for professional development and growth within our organisation.
· Competitive compensation package and benefits.
· Be part of an organisation that promotes inclusivity, diversity, and equality.
· If you're ready to embrace a fulfilling career that combines leadership, compassion, and positive change, we invite you to apply for the Team Leader position at Calm Futures. Join us in creating a brighter future for those we serve.