Level 3 Healthcare Team leader apprenticeship

New Directions

Sefton’s leading care provider, New Directions, is now recruiting for a Team Leader in Poplars, Southport. We currently employ around 350 dedicated staff who pride themselves on delivering high quality social care and support to vulnerable adults within the Sefton area.

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Wage

£24,600.00

Total hours per week

31.5 hours

Expected duration

18 Months

Possible start date

31 Dec 2022

Summary

Purpose of the job:

  • Support and assist in the daily operation of the service ensuring that its provision is compliant with relevant legislation, Company policies and other relevant guidance.
  • Oversee the delivery of the service, working with a person-centred focus to promote well-being, choice, dignity, development, independence and inclusion.
  • Deputise for the Registered Service Manager to take temporary control as required.

Main Duties:

  • Supervise and support all care and support staff ensuring that they are fully trained to carry out their role and provide a high-quality service within a safe working environment.
  • Assist in the management of client care including admission, discharge, medication management and daily care routines to ensure that services users have appropriate care plans to ensure that services meet individual needs, choices and personal outcomes.
  • Follow all safeguarding procedures to ensure the protection of service users whilst in the care of the Centre.
  • Carry out risk assessment processes, ensuring that risks to personal safety are identified and managed so that they do not become a barrier to developing independence.
  • Attend to the physical and personal needs of those service users who require such assistance.
  • Attend and participate in the weekly multi-disciplinary team meeting and client reviews as required.
  • Ensure all shifts are adequately and efficiently covered by fully utilising staff resources appropriately to meet service users’ needs.
  • Arrange, participate and co-ordinate activities for service users and supervise the monitoring of the Activity Programme.
  • Develop and maintain positive working relationships with colleagues, service users, stakeholders, visitors, family members and other agencies/professionals.
  • Work in co-operation with members of multi-disciplinary health teams to maximise opportunities for therapeutic care.
  • Maintain open effective communication to ensure that all staff are well informed and responsive to the needs of people we support and their carers/relatives.
  • Assist in the maintenance of all systems to monitor standards, performance and quality, providing management information as and when required.
  • Participate in available training and development activities as required.
  • Always maintain confidentiality of client information ensuring that the data information is lawfully gathered, accurate and up to date and only divulged in accordance with General Data Protection Regulations.
  • Undertake any other duties as directed from time to time to meet the operational needs of the service.

Working week

Shift work to include weekends, evenings and bank holidays to cover 24/7 rota, 365 days of the year. There may be a requirement to participate in the on-call rota occasionally.

31.5 hour per week

Date posted

16 Sep 2022

Apprenticeship Level

Advanced Level Apprenticeship

Positions

1 available

Requirements and prospects

Skills

Personal Qualities

Future Prospects

Full-time role 

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About the employer

Sefton’s leading care provider, New Directions, is now recruiting for a Team Leader in Poplars, Southport. We currently employ around 350 dedicated staff who pride themselves on delivering high quality social care and support to vulnerable adults within the Sefton area.

Employer

New Directions

Training provider

Training framework

Team leader or supervisor (level 3)

Training provider

IMPACT FUTURES TRAINING LIMITED

Application instructions

Application closing date: 30 Dec 2022

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