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Supported Living Team Leader

Mencap in Kirklees

Supported Living Team Leader




Hourly rate from £10.65 – £11.10 per hour
(An additional allowance will be paid for providing on call)


Do you want to join an innovative, expanding service at an exciting time? Are you passionate, enjoy working with people and staff wanting to make a difference to someone’s life, increasing people’s skills and knowledge? Then we want to hear from you!

Mencap in Kirklees is a local charity that supports people with learning disabilities and their families and carers. We have been established for over 70 years and we’re well respected in the Kirklees area.

We are expanding and are currently recruiting for a Team Leader to work alongside the current Team Leaders and the Registered Manager. The post holder will be based at a supported living tenancy but will involve travel across Kirklees. There will be a requirement to be part of the on-call team for which an additional on-call allowance will be incorporated into the salary. The role of the Team Leader is to deal with day-to-day issues along with driving quality improvements in line with CQC regulations.

A previous care background is not essential if you have the potential, passion and motivation to succeed in this role. Some knowledge of CQC regulations and legislation is desirable but full training will be provided. Transferable skills would be an advantage. Customer care skills are essential.

The successful candidate must have, or be willing to work towards, their NVQ Level 3.

This post is not available to job share.

Please note, we do not accept applications made through a third party such as a recruitment agency.

If you want to apply for this role please download the job description and application form from the jobs page of our website

Closing date: Sunday 21 August 2022

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