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Home Care Team Leader – Bridgestart Bridgend County Borough Council
Location: Bridgend, CF31 4WB

37 hours per weekTeam Leaders play a vital part in maintaining and improving the quality of the Community Resource Team (CRT), helping us to meet the Regulations and National Minimum Standards for Domiciliary Care. Leadership and communication skills are essential as well as drive and enthusiasm. Under the direction of the Support at Home Organiser, you will work closely with the Co-ordinators in your team, Occupational Therapists, Care Managers, Social Workers and Support Workers to ensure that the needs of service users are met through safe working practices.Working as part of CRT, you will ensure that we provide our Support Workers with the appropriate management, supervision and support, as well as monitoring the quality of service. Hold weekly team meetings with the Occupational Therapist and Support Workers. You will provide individual supervision and appraisal. You will also be responsible for visiting Service Users to ensure that we provide a good quality, safe, effective service. Knowledge and understanding of the needs of older and people with a disability are essential.You will need to hold a valid driving licence and have the use of a car in order to fulfil this role.Protecting children, young people or adults at risk is a core responsibility of all council employees.Applicants should note that a criminal records check by the Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) will be necessary for the successful applicant.Closing Date: Wednesday, 16th December 2020Click here for the Job Description & Person SpecificationTo apply for this job click ‘Apply Online’

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