ABOUT THE ROLE
As a Team Leader at a Barchester care home, you'll help to make our
residents' lives stimulating and fulfilling so that we can deliver
the person-centred care and support they deserve. Always focusing
on respecting our residents' independence, privacy, dignity and
choice, you'll lead and supervise our Carers and Senior Carers with
the support of a Registered Nurse or Care Practitioner. We'll rely
on you to make sure individual care plans are followed to the
letter so that we can achieve the highest standards. You'll also
ensure each resident has lots of quality one-to-one time.
The role of Team Leader here also involves some clinical
responsibilities, including recording observations on things like
weight and blood pressure, and carrying out simple wound dressing
procedures. Across everything you do, you'll be a role model for
your team and someone our residents and their families can trust to
provide a safe, reassuring and happy environment.
You'll need senior-level care experience to join us a Team Leader.
You'll also have supervised others and developed a good
understanding of how to provide clinical care for the older person.
As well as that, we'll look for a Level 3 NVQ or Advanced Diploma
in Health & Social Care plus a willingness to undertake the
assessor qualification. Enthusiastic, tenacious and full of
integrity, your caring approach and strong communication skills
mean you always inspire trust in others. Most of all, you'll share
our commitment to maintaining a vibrant, supportive culture that
empowers our people to put our residents and their families
As well as a competitive salary, Barchester offers one of the
best rewards packages in the care sector. Your generous benefits
Free learning and development
Automatic enrolment into our profit share scheme
A range of holiday, retail and leisure discounts
Unlimited access to our Refer a Friend bonus scheme
If you'd like to use your leadership and people skills in an
organisation that provides the quality care you'd expect for your
loved ones, this is a rewarding place to be.