Team Leader
Ref: CYG09781

  • Location
  • Gledholt, 32 Greenhead Road, Gledholt, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, HD1 4EZ
  • Salary
  • £9.50 rising to £9.95 post probation
  • Hours
  • Full Time
  • Closing date
  • 14/07/2020
  • Give your career a positive change.

    At Cygnet Health you’ll have the chance to make a real impact on patients and their families. You’ll be exposed to all kinds of new challenges and responsibilities, to ensure you continue learning and developing as you go.

    As part of an organisation with an outstanding reputation for innovation in the sector, you’ll benefit from a vibrant culture tailored to help you thrive, whatever your level or career goals.

    Cygnet Gledholt is an enhanced community residential service providing outcome focused care for adults with learning disabilities, who may have behaviours that challenge and associated complex needs.

    We are currently recruiting for a 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
    • Flexibility to work 12 hour shifts on a rota basis


    Why Cygnet? We’ll offer you…

    • Full training and Induction
    • Paid DBS
    • Group Pension
    • NHS Staff Discounts
    • Enhanced Maternity
    • Free Health Cash Plan
    • Employee Referral Scheme
    • 24 Hours Free GP Helpline
    • Discounted Gym Membership
    • Cycle To Work Scheme
    • On-site Benefits
    • Free Mortgage Broker & Insurance Cover
    • Employee Assistance Programme (EAP
    • Free Eye Tests
    • Car Lease Discounts
    • Paid Life Assurance Company scheme
    • Smart Health Toolkit- Providing you with Fitness Programmes, Nutrition consultation and Health checks


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

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