Community Support Leader (Supported Living)
Thera Group are a charity that support people with a learning disability. We want to demonstrate that people with a learning disability can be leaders in society but we can't do this without you! We need a Community Support Leader in Inverness to make our vision a reality.
Position: Community Support Leader (Team Manager)
Location: Inverness, Scotland
Job type: Full time, Permanent
Hours: 39 hours per week
Salary: £28,987.10 per annum
About the role:
The role of a Community Support Leader will be responsible for managing a number of teams providing support care to people with learning disability.
The Community Support Leader will support the Operations manager (registered manager) to ensure compliance with Care Inspectorate and other regulatory bodies. They will manage a team consisting of team coordinators senior support workers and support staff, attend professional meetings, deliver supervision and coordinate rotas and training to ensure best practice, whilst coaching the team to do the same. This role is key to ensuring our service meets the needs of our supports and our organisational vision.
If you would like to know more details about the role please click the job description below.
To be a Community Support Leader you will need to have previous experience in the supported living industry as well as knowledge of Care Inspectorate.
You'll need great communication skills and be able manage a team. You'll be computer literate, be able to manage budgets, show initiative and be comfortable when it comes to problem solving.
This role is shift work. Driver, full UK driving licence, is desired.
What are the Benefits?
- 25 days holiday + 9 days bank holiday.
- Contributory pension.
- Cycle to work scheme.
- Employee support line to support you and your family.
- Support in gaining professional qualifications.
- Continuous on the job training is provided.
You may have experience of the following: Support Worker, Care Worker, Care Team Leader, Care Supervisor, Support Team Leader, Supported Living Team Leader, Senior Community Support Officer, etc.