Team LeaderLocation: RichmondApplication Deadline: 09 October 2022Salary: £31,369 per annumRegion: RichmondJob SummaryAn exciting opportunity to join Certitude Group as a Team Leader as we continue to grow as a leading Social Care provider in London.Salary: £31,369 per annumHours: 37.5 hoursJob Type: PermanentService: Learning DisabilitiesLocation: RichmondBenefits- A stimulating work environment full of opportunities to learn and develop- 33 days' annual leave, pension scheme, and 24-hour Employee Assistance- Paid Enhanced DBS- Eye care vouchers- Travel season ticket loan & Cycle to work Scheme (eligible after 1 year of service)- PerkboxAbout the roleThe role of the Team Leader is to provide leadership, development, and direction to ensure that the team provides the people we support with the service they need to lead a good life and achieve the things that are important to them and their families.The Team Leader will be managing a team of support staff working with people who receive supported living services.Duties will include:- Build great relationships with the people we support and the people important in their lives- Ensure people are supported in everyday tasks in a respectful way that meets their individual needs and preferences and enables them to do as much as possible themselves; to give them as much choice, control, and involvement as possible- To develop and implement individual care plans; ensuring all plans and records relating to people we support are accurate and up to date- Supervise, coach, and train colleagues in person-centred support practices, giving and acting on received feedback on what is going well and what is not going well- Ensure effective day to day management of colleagues inclusive of activity delegation, quality assurance, performance management and recruitment and selection as appropriate to the roleAbout youTo be a Team Leader at Certitude, the following are essential:- Experience in supporting people who have learning disabilities and/or autism or additional physical needs to become more active in their community- Experience in Positive Behavioural Support (PBS), working in co-production with families, and supporting people with ASD- Experience in mentoring/supervising/coaching others- Person-centred working & developing person-centred support plans with individuals- Enabling people with learning disabilities and support needs to take positive risks in their lives- Understand the challenges that are likely to be faced by many people with disabilities and support needs- Knowledge of SafeguardingAbout the OrganisationThe Certitude Group is proud of our history of supporting people with complex mental health needs and learning disabilities. We support more than 1,800 people across London through a diverse range of support services and believe in providing the right level of support, to enable individuals to flourish, contribute and live a good life.We have high employee engagement and a strong commitment to people development from both our Board and Leadership Team. As a result, we can support people with mental health needs and learning disabilities to live the life they want to lead; happy, healthy, respected as equals, and valued for their contribution to communities.We aim to be the best social care employer in London and are proud of our reputation as a London employer - employing more than 1,500 colleagues and volunteers with a turnover of £48m.Our Values- Working Together- Continuously Improving- Inspired by People- Trustworthy & DependableDo you want to be a Team Leader at Certitude? Select the apply button shown, complete an application form and someone from the Recruitment Team will be in touch! If you have any questions, please email us.All our posts are subject to an Enhanced DBS disclosure as well as a full employment history and employment references. We are committed to equal opportunities in employment and support provided and we welcome applications from all sections of the community.We reserve the right to close vacancies before the date stated when we have received sufficient applications from which to make a shortlist. You are advised to submit your completed application form as soon as possible to have the best chance of being considered.Team Leader, Manager, Lead, Deputy, Charity, Charities, Third Sector, Learning Disabilities, Social Care, Voluntary Sector, Mental Health Worker, Healthcare Assistant, Care Staff, Community Development, Care Worker, Vulnerable People, Social Worker, Not for Profit, NFP.This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency.