Assistant Team Leader - Support at Home Central

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Advertisement Details Community Care Resources provides high quality services for individuals over the age of 16 years who require residential and day care services as well as care at home. This includes provision of services...

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Community Care Resources provides high quality services for individuals over the age of 16 years who require residential and day care services as well as care at home. This includes provision of services to those with enduring mental health difficulties; substance misuse; care delivered within supported tenancies and for those who require enhanced nutritional support though our Meals on Wheels Service.

The role of the Assistant Team Leader is to provide day to day operational management and leadership in accordance with the Council’s values, with support from the Team Leader, in Edward Thomason / Taing House, Isleshavn or within Care @ Home Central.

The purpose of the job is to carry out all tasks associated with the running of the service including the supervision of staff and delivering service improvements to ensure the provision of person-centred/outcome focused care for all individuals in accordance with relevant legislation, policy, and best practice. 

More detail is provided in the Job Profile, Person Specification and Conditions of Service Summary attached to the bottom of this advert.

 

 

 

 

 

Additional Information

  • The grade of this post is K
  • Salary shown in the advert is inclusive of Distant Islands Allowance of £2,541 per annum (pro rata)
  • Permanent Full Time post for 37.0 Hours per Week , 52.18 weeks per year
  • Preferred candidates will be required to join the Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme update prior to a formal offer of employment being made
  • The successful candidate will have to complete registration with the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) within 6 months of the agreed start date
  • A relocation package does not apply to this post
  • We will pay interview expenses from within Shetland
  • You must have the ability to travel throughout Shetland at short notice and where public transport is limited
  • We are happy to talk flexible working

During the application process you are required to give the names of two persons not related to you, who we can contact to provide a reference to support your application.

This post is based at Annsbrae House, Lerwick, Shetland

For further details relating to this post, please contact: Muriel Forbes - Team Leader on 01595 744344 or e-mail muriel.forbes@shetland.gov.uk

If you have a disability which prevents you from applying online, please call 01595 744032.

Information about Shetland

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Shetland is an archipelago in the north of the British Isles where you'll find freedom, wildlife and wild beauty, but also a rich culture and dynamic, forward-looking society. The Islands have a thriving and diverse economy full of opportunities and offer residents the ideal work/life balance. Shetland combines stunning coastal landscapes and wide open spaces with friendly, bustling island communities. Factor in Shetland's impressive modern amenities, highly regarded schools and the Islands offer a work life balance rarely found elsewhere.

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