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Aspirations Care Senior Support Worker/Team Leader in Melton Mowbray, United Kingdom

Job Title: Supported Living Team Leader / Supervisor / Senior Support worker (Temporary- permanent)

Location: Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire

Salary: £10.00-£10.50 per hour plus on call allowances

Hours: Full time 37.5 per week (4 days will be on shift and 1 day will be office based)

Are you a current Team Leader or an experienced support worker looking for your next career step?

Do you want to join an expanding company where you will be valued every day?

At Aspirations Care, we’ll create opportunities for you to grow and progress so why not talk to us about this exciting opportunity?

We are looking for a self- motivated, caring and compassionate Team Leader to provide hands on support and to lead a staff team in our existing and new supported living services in Hinckley. The service is home to adults with learning disabilities, Autism and mental health issues and you will be helping the people we support to increase their independence, lead a fulfilling life and to achieve their own individual goals.

This is no ordinary job. You will be supported when you face new challenges and rewarded for your commitment to providing outstanding support for our people.

The Role

  • This role will offer a balance of Support Work and Staff Management. Each and every day you will do everything you can to help the people we support get where they want to be.

  • Your focus will be on providing new and innovative ways to promote independence, responsibility, and purpose to those that we support.

  • You will have experience in producing staff Rota’s, managing staff related issues and Annual Leave requests.

  • You will make sure that all daily plans, documents, and weekly audits are completed in line with company policy.

The Person

  • You will ideally have previous experience leading staff within adult social care and have gained an NVQ3 in Health and Social Care or studying towards

  • You will be a strong team player with inspiring leadership skills and the ability to motivate and lead by example.

  • You will be experienced working under pressure and be able to respond quickly to situations.

  • Energetic, fun and full of life.

  • A full, clean driving licence would be an advantage.

We value our staff and are proud to offer the following package:

  • Paid DBS

  • CPD Accredited induction, ongoing training & development including Care Certificate, apprenticeship opportunities and specialist learning

  • Opportunities for Career progression, including NVQ qualifications

  • Optional overtime with flexible working

  • Paid 28 days annual leave inclusive of bank holidays

  • Pension Scheme

  • Employee Assistance Programme available 24/7 for you and your family

  • Monthly Employee prize draw and competitions

  • Refer a friend scheme with financial rewards

This post requires the post holder to be fully [or partially] vaccinated against Covid-19 unless clinically exempt.

Essential Requirement

To ensure we comply with the Health and Social Care Act 2008 (Regulated Activities) (Amendment) (Coronavirus) (No. 2) Regulations 2021 (“the Regulations”), you will need to be either be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 unless clinically exempt or partially vaccinated and intend to complete your vaccination within 10 weeks of your first vaccination.

Aspirations Care have been supporting adults with learning disabilities, mental health issues and Autism to have a lifestyle that matters to them since 2004. Our aim is to support and encourage individuals to achieve their full potential, no matter how challenging.

At Aspirations we value all colleagues, regardless of age. We are proud to offer pay over the statutory minimum set for young workers and have no set retirement age.

Aspirations is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitability qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status or pregnancy and maternity.

This organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the vulnerable adults that we support and expects all staff to share this commitment. Any offer of employment will be subject to satisfactory references and a satisfactory Enhanced DBS Disclosure.


ID: 2023-3594

External Company Name: Aspirations Care Ltd

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