Team Leader
Ref: CYG08536

  • Location
  • Cygnet Conifers Clinic, Station Road, Derby, Derbyshire, DE72 3LG
  • Salary
  • £9.25 per hour (£9.65 After Probation)
  • Hours
  • Full Time
  • Closing date
  • 29/02/2020
  • In this role you’ll have the chance to make a real impact on patients, service users & their families.

    Conifers is a specialist short-break respite service for adults with moderate to profound learning disabilities and/or autism.

    We are currently recruiting for Team Leader with previous experience working with adults with learning disabilities who is able to lead on shifts, supervise staff and rotas and provide support to our residents living at the service.

    Your Day-to-Day…

    • Ensure residents’ filing and documentation complies with legal requirements and company policies and procedures  
    • Guide and train Support Worker teams in policies and procedures
    • Induct new employees on policies and procedures and refresh other Support Workers
    • Support residents who need assistance with independent living skills and personal hygiene, encouraging their independence
    • Lead a team of Support Workers

    We're looking for people who have:

    • Excellent communication and leadership skills and the ability to be a good team player 
    • Previous team leader or supervisory experience of people
    • Evidence of their ability to manage and resolve crisis and conflict within the workplace
    • Experience in either Residential, Mental Health or Learning Disability settings
    • Flexibilty to work 12 hour shifts on a rota basis

    Why Cygnet? We’ll offer you…

    • Full training and Induction
    • Paid DBSmn
    • Regular coaching & appraisal
    • Employee Discount Scheme
    • Free meals on duty
    • Opportunity to undertake further learning with our excellent apprenticeship scheme
    • Blue light card- NHS discounts- A wide range of offers from categories such as holidays, rail travel, cars, days out, fashion, gifts, insurance, phones and many other items.

    Please note: successful candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check


  • Job Description
  • Team_Leader_JD.doc

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