Team Leader for Older People - Basildon and Brentwood

Location: Ashleigh Day Service - Older People

Closing Date: 10 July 2022

Salary: £23,500 - £26,500 per annum, depending on experience

Specific Hours: Full time, 37 hours a week with occasional weekend and evening shifts

Team Leader for Older People - Basildon and Brentwood

Salary:        £23,500 - £26,500 per annum, depending on experience

Hours:         Full time, 37 hours a week with occasional weekend and evening shifts

Location:    Covering Hogarth and Lions Day Centre, Brentwood and Ashleigh Day Centre, Basildon

Are you looking for a rewarding career and have the passion to make a difference?

Take the next step in your career and become a Team Leader with ECL’s Older People Service.

What we can offer you as a Team Leader:

  • £500 new starter bonus*
  • 24 days annual leave a year, plus bank holidays, rising with service
  • Full paid induction
  • Ongoing training opportunities for you to develop your career and skills
  • Free enhanced DBS check
  • Free uniform if required for role & PPE
  • Enhanced contributory pension scheme
  • Annual salary reviews and performance bonus
  • Healthcare support scheme
  • Discount on your favourite retail brands, restaurants, holidays, and more
  • Refer a friend scheme of £1500

To be considered as a Team Leader, you need:

  • A full valid driving licence and vehicle to travel
  • Demonstrable skills in supervising and monitoring employee performance
  • To be willing to provide personal care to our customers
  • The ability to organise and set priorities and cope well under pressure
  • To possess an empathetic and understanding approach
  • Basic IT skills
  • A proactive approach to work and be able to work on your own initiative
  • To be able to work flexibly depending on the needs of the work environment

Previous experience in the care industry is preferred but not essential as full training will be provided.

Travel required across Essex to attend training, work at other centres, and in the community.

To view the full job description for our Team Leader role, please click here. 

Come and join the team:

  • Play a crucial part in supporting our customers to lead fulfilling and independent lives
  • Motivate and empower your team to deliver the best service possible
  • Encourage people to take part in a wide range of social and physical activities
  • Strengthen our customers confidence for them to get out and about in the community
  • Champion our life-affirming and forward-thinking Day Centre service
  • Help our customers to become digital and access online services

ECL reserve the right to close this position earlier than the specified closing date depending on number of applications.

We are an equal opportunities employer and positively encourage applications from suitable candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.

We have a written policy on the Recruitment of Ex-offenders, which is available to view here.

We are proud to be part of the Disability Confident scheme which helps to employ, support and promote disabled people in the workplace.

*Terms and conditions apply for new starter bonus, payable after 12 months service


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