Location: Duns, Scottish Boarders
Description: Our client who was nominated as the best care provider in the UK has an excellent opportunity for a Service Leader to join their experienced, established and expanding management team in Scottish Borders.
As a Service Leader you will lead and manage a team of Nurses and frontline colleagues providing direct care and support to the 17 people we currently support with learning and/or physical disabilities, Autism, complex mental health concerns high health care and complex needs e.g. diabetes management, stroke management and dementia to live independently in their own homes.
Good knowledge and experience of working with all client groups in an independent living setting and in the local community is essential. As is previous experienceof managing services and teams within a social care setting to deliver person centred support within the Positive Behaviour Support Framework.
You will also be responsible and accountable for the 24-hour management of the services, ensuring that all aspects of support and service delivery is focused on meeting the needs and preferences of the people that they support. This includes being involved in the creation and auditing of care and support, risk assessments and other safe systems of work.
The role gives great opportunities to broaden your skill and knowledge base, as your professional development will be actively encouraged, and exciting opportunities will emerge to progress your career further within the organisation.
Person Specification: The successful candidate will be required to register with the SSSC if you are not already registered or hold an appropriate registration. You will also be required to have or undertake an SVQ 4 or equivalent qualification to meet the conditions of the registration.
This post is also suitable for an RGN/RMN although this is not an essential requirement.
Benefits: a rewarding and satisfying role in a friendly environment, personal achievement, and the opportunity to develop your skills and career.
* Comprehensive induction
* Contributory pension scheme
* Retail discounts
* Leisure savings
* Holiday and travel discounts
* Employee of the month scheme
* We will also pay for your DBS/PV
If this sounds like the right opportunity for you and you would like to find out more information, please apply now so a member of the team can get in touch within 24 hours. We offer streamlined recruitment. No application forms, no waiting