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Team Leader




Old Rectory Trowbridge, 27 Stallard Street, Trowbridge, Wiltshire, BA14 9AA

Priory Group Division

Adult Care

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time


£9.29 per hour


40 per week

Job Advert Role Description

**Team Leader**

Priory Adult Care's Trowbridge Services are a group of residential and outreach services based in central Trowbridge, we support the needs of people with a diagnosis of Autism, learning disabilities, communication difficulties and mental health conditions. The service is in an area where there is close access to amenities which supports community access and leisure pursuits

Previous experience of working with adults with behaviours that challenge and autism will be essential for this position.

Team Leader Duties

  • We are looking for a Team Leader to assist the Manager and Deputy Managers of the Service to work as part of a multidisciplinary teams.
  • Organises, co-ordinates and monitors the delivery of the Service’s care programme
  • Supervises the preparation, planning and delivery of group and one-to-one social, and recreational activities.
  • Conducts the welcoming of new service users ensuring they are comfortable and familiar with the environment and to impart essential information to their families and or carers.
  • Ensuring service user files and records are updated in an accurate and timely manner.
  • Observe and monitor the wellbeing of the service users ensuring any unusual physical, mental or emotional occurrences are promptly referred to more senior staff and documented as appropriate.
  • Participate in the out of hours on call rota and respond as required
  • Supervises support workers in delivery and supports people who use our service in achieving their outcomes in the way that they choose.
  • Support staff in own team to maintain effective professional relationships with the people who use the service, their families, colleagues, outside agencies and other professionals referring any issues to senior staff as appropriate

What we’ll give you

  • A rewarding job, full of variety and opportunities for career development
  • Brilliant, ongoing training to help you achieve more
  • Support of an experienced and friendly team of colleagues
  • Flexible working patterns if required
  • Recognition and value for your dedication and hard work
  • Online benefits, cashback rewards, SMART pension options and much more!

Division DBS info


All roles will be subject to a successful disclosure at an appropriate level from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), Access NI or Disclosure Scotland, and the cost of this will be covered by Priory Group. We are an equal opportunities employer.

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