Team Leader (Care) – Home Support


Closing date: Wednesday, 21st Aug 2019

Salary: £20,550.40 per annum/£10.40 per hour
Hours: 38
Weeks per year: 52
Annual Leave: 25 days plus 10 Statutory holidays
Contract: Permanent
Location: Henshaws College Campus, Harrogate

Henshaws Home Support provide long term flexible support for people with a range of disabilities who live, or would like to live independently in the local community. This service has over 30 years of experience in supporting people to maintain their own tenancies. We have particular experience in assisting people in transitional stages of their life and for young people leaving specialist further education.

Due to an internal restructure Henshaws is looking to appoint three caring and enthusiastic Team Leaders to assist the Registered and Deputy Manager with the delivery of a good level of care and support for the people who use the service whilst ensuring compliance with CQC and other regulations.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • To help ensure that appropriate, clear and accurate systems of recording, reporting and quality control are maintained taking on specific responsibility for individual aspects of these processes
  • To act as a keyworker for individual people with more complex needs or external relationships
  • To be part of the system that ensures that Support Workers receive high quality supervision and appropriate support

The successful candidates will possess excellent Interpersonal and organisational skills and experience of working with young people or adults with learning disabilities. Holding an NVQ/CQF Level 3 in Health and Social care or equivalent is essential.

For further information please view the job description and person specification. To apply please complete and submit an application form. If you would like to speak to a member of the team regarding the role please email

Closing date: Wednesday 21st August 2019

Henshaws Society for Blind People aims to employ a diverse workforce and is committed to equality of employment and welcomes applications from all sectors of the community.  This role may require an enhanced DBS check, please refer to the job description for further details.



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