Vacancies

Team Leader

Aylesbury Full-time 25,000 - 27,000 per annum Closing date: 13/10/2020

Due to expansion here at Home Instead Aylesbury we are looking for a Team Leader to join us! We have recently won 5 star employer award for 2019. 

Have you worked in a Care Team and gained a depth of knowledge and experience that has prepared you to now be ready for your next opportunity?

Purpose of Job

To professionally lead our CAREGiving team to ensure they meet the clients Care Plan needs, ensuring that a safe, effective and efficient care service is always delivered. To assess any ongoing changes required to clients Care Plans enabling our clients to continue with a good quality of life. To provide care to clients in accordance with their assessed needs to an industry leading standard.

Team Leader Responsibilities: 

Managing CAREGiver’s

·         Provide leadership and encouragement to care staff following the formal support and supervision processes, ensuring client care plans are met.

·         Implements performance management processes ensuring CAREGiver’s meet the goals of the business.

·         Develops strategies to promote team member adherence to company regulations and performance goals

·         Supports new CAREGiver’s in joining Home instead Senior Care by providing shadowing opportunities, completing induction programs, training and competency assessments.

·         Supports team members in answering queries and problem resolution

·         Communicates updates to team members on best practice and continuing expectations

·         Ensures CAREGiver’s presentation and attitudes reflect company standards and meet company goals.

·         Oversees work of CAREGiver’s for quality and compliance and effectively addresses any concerns.

·         Identifying and fulfilling on the job training needs for CAREGiver’s.

·         Identifying and communicating CAREGiver’s formal training needs to the Care Manager.

·         Implements management processes, including disciplinary processes to address ongoing issues that cannot be resolved through performance management

Managing Clients

·         Conduct and maintain client service management processes, such as, service and Care Plan reviews.

·         Implement quality assurance in accordance with company policies, regulations and legislation.

·         Implement health and safety audits and risk assessments in client’s homes.

·         Ensure all customers are treated with the utmost dignity and respect.

·         Liaise with other professionals with regard to referrals and the on-going care of current and potential

·         clients.

·         Participates in the on call rota ensuring client care is not compromised outside of office hours

Management Responsibilities

·         To maintain skills and knowledge, ensuring Care is delivered to regulations, policies, procedures and care plans.

·         Ensure that record keeping and communication is clear in accordance with the Health and Social Care Act (2008), Essential Standards of Quality and Safety (2010) regulations and is maintained.

·         Understand and implement the requirements of the Mental Capacity Act (2005) and Safeguarding regulations (2008) in relation to consent and best interest decision making.

·         Communicate information to clients and CAREGiver’s in accordance with the Health and Social Care Act (2008) and GDPR regulations.

·         Attend and effectively participate in staff and team leader meetings as arranged by the Home Instead Senior Care Management team.

·         Keep industry and company knowledge up to date to ensure the safety of CAREGiver’s and clients and providing required support.

·         Take reasonable care of the health and safety of themselves and all other persons who may be affected by their acts or omissions at work.

·         Co-operate with Home Instead Senior Care to ensure compliance with Health and Safety legislation and the Health and Safety policies and procedures of the treatment centre, not intentionally or recklessly interfere with, or misuse, anything provided in the interests of health, safety, or welfare, in pursuance of any of the relevant statutory provisions.

·         Actively participate in recruitment and retention activities and community events as required by the wider team, always modelling company values.

·         Assists management with recruitment and training processes.

·         Provides quality customer service, answering CAREGiver and client enquiries, and effectively handling complaints.

·         Generates and shares comprehensive and detailed reports on CAREGiver performance, objectives, deadlines, as well as client updates for management.

·         This list of duties and responsibilities is not exhaustive and the post holder may be required to undertake other relevant and appropriate duties as reasonably required.

This job description is subject to regular review and appropriate modification.

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We are looking for people with kind, compassionate hearts who want to make a true difference to the quality of life for our clients to join our team in Aylesbury as a CAREGiver. As a CAREGiver, you will provide a variety of non-medical services to help them keep independent in their own home.

You do not need any experience or particular qualifications to become a CAREGiver. However, it would be useful to have some experience of working in a care setting or interacting with older people. This could be personal experience of caring for a family member or voluntary experience. You will have a passion for supporting others and pride yourself on delivering an outstanding service. You will be reliable, trustworthy and respectful. You will enjoy building professional friendships and comfortable in spending time in the company of others.

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You do not need any experience or particular qualifications to become a CAREGiver. However, it would be useful to have some experience of working in a care setting or interacting with older people. This could be personal experience of caring for a family member or voluntary experience. You will have a passion for supporting others and pride yourself on delivering an outstanding service. You will be reliable, trustworthy and respectful. You will enjoy building professional friendships and comfortable in spending time in the company of others.

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We can teach people how to provide care, but we can’t teach people to care…that comes from within…and that’s where we start, by looking at how big someone’s heart is. Be a Home Instead Care Giver.

We are looking for CAREGivers looking to progress into a senior role and to to help with light managements duties when required, cover absence calls, train new CAREGivers and to support the Care Manager and Team Leader.

If you like helping others to get the best from their lives, have a passion for caring and the motivation to help us achieve our ambitions, we would love to hear from you, apply now.

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We can teach people how to provide care, but we can’t teach people to care…that comes from within…and that’s where we start, by looking at how big someone’s heart is. Be a Home Instead Care Giver.

We are looking for people who want to bring joy to others through client centred care and companionship. If you like helping others to get the best from their lives, apply now.

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CAREGiver looking at a cook book with elderly lady
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