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Residential Team leader

Reference

PRI38926

Location

Grosvenor House, Ross on Wye, HR9

Priory Group Division

Education & Children's Services

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Salary

£18,000 per annum

Hours

37.5 hours per week

Job Advert Role Description

Our Children’s Home situated in Ross-On-Wye, Herefordshire is seeking a permanent full-time Team leader to join their team. Grosvenor House is registered to accommodate a maximum of 5 young people age 14 - 19 years with mild spectrum learning difficulties associated with complex learning needs and challenging behaviours.

Grosvenor House Children's Home which we believe is a very special home for children and young people where daily living experiences and activities are meaningful and memorable and are designed to meet the needs of individual children in areas that are personal to them. Grosvenor house is one of six homes that feed into the priory Queenswood School.

As a team leader you will work under the direction of the Registered House Manager, you will effectively lead the team of support workers and enable the delivery of care and education to all the students and young people. You will effectively guide and manage the team and ensure that the service complies with local procedures and corporate policy, statutory regulations and quality standards.

What we would like from you:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Effective organisational capability
  • Flexibility to respond to the changing needs of those we support
  • Strong “can do" attitude
  • Day to day care and support of our children & young people
  • Homes internal monitoring, auditing and administration relating to care and support of young people
  • Understanding and delivery of Regulatory Requirements and expectations
  • Shift leading skills and organisation, ensuring staff team are working cohesively and shifts are running as planned to meet young people's needs
  • Effective multi-agency working
  • Robust understanding of Safeguarding and child protection
  • Financial viability and handling of site funds
  • NVQ/Diploma L3 Health & Social Care/Children's Residential home is essential.

Hours:

A family is 24/7 and so are we. We use a rota system to ensure the young people in our home get the care they need. As a Team leader, in our Home you can you should be happy to work a shift rota system that includes working some weekends and bank holidays.

Benefits when you join us:

  • 33 days annual leave (inclusive of bank holidays)
  • Priory Group Pension
  • Travel Insurance
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Dental Insurance
  • Reduced price Gym membership
  • Gourmet Society Card
  • Healthcare cash plan
  • Online benefits portal and high street store cash back rewards
  • Priory Group Career Pathways - build your skills and plan for your future career with on-going training supported.

If you are passionate, dedicated, devoted and able to see the possibilities of all our exceptional learners we would like to hear from you.

Priory Education and Children’s Services is a leading company in the UK offering independent behavioural care for commissioners across the UK.  With over 100 high quality schools, colleges and homes we focus on making a real and lasting difference for everyone we support.

What’s next?

To apply, just click the link below. Our application form captures information to help keep children safe so thank you for taking the time to complete it.

If you have questions and want to find out more please contact Claire or Jayne on 01952 432660 between the hours 9-5pm (Mon-Fri).

If you have been affected by coronavirus, or are tired of working from home we have care and education roles available across the country for temp, part-time and full time roles.

Search all our available roles here: https://jobs.priorygroup.com/

Division DBS info

References

For all roles we require a minimum of two references.  References provided must cover the last 3 years, for all of our services we will need to request all references from where you have worked with either Children or Vulnerable Adults. Please be advised that references will be requested prior to interview for all roles within our schools.

About us

From education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored, multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex educational needs or requiring acute, long-term and respite mental healthcare.

Disclosure

Priory Education Services is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All applicants must be willing to undergo safeguarding screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and disclosures with the relevant body at an enhanced level. We are an equal opportunities employer. Priory Education and Children's services will cover the cost of a DBS.

Job Description

Senior_Support_Worker_Team_Leader.pdf

Closing Date

31/07/2020