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Top Job are proud to be supporting a reputable Childrens Home to recruit a Team Leader to join their team in Colchester within a service rated "GOOD" by Ofsted!

Are you ready to step up and support a team to drive positive outcomes for children?

Are you passionate about supporting children to excel in every area of their lives?

Are you already experienced in working with UK childcare settings and ready to take the next step in your career?

Then this could be the job role for you!

What you will be doing:

  • You will ensure a high standard of care and support is available to each child
  • Support the team, including taking an active role in inducting, supervising, appraising and training the staff that you are responsible for
  • Work alongside a Multidisciplinary team to ensure that high quality care is always delivered
  • Work with your senior team to ensure that all medical needs of the children are being met including booking and managing appointments and routine check ups
  • Work alongside the management team to ensure that all regulatory body expectations and local legislation is met and adhered to.
  • Create a homely and engaging atmosphere for each child in the service

What we need from you:

  • You must have experience working within Children's Homes within the UK
  • You must hold a Level 3 diploma in Residential Child Care or equivalent
  • You must hold a Full UK driving licence
  • You must have a passionate and can do attitude when supporting children

What you get in return:

  • A competitive salary
  • A comprehensive induction programme so you can hit the ground running
  • A friendly and passionate team committed to getting the best outcomes for the children
  • £500 refer-a-friend bonus
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Store and cinema discounts
  • Birthday treats!
  • Long service and employee of the month awards
  • Wellbeing support
  • Optional flu jab

If this sounds like your next job role, then what are you waiting for? Apply today!

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Sophie Kennedy

01206 258004
Quote Reference PH002350

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