Tuesday 22 January 2019
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Team Leader, Adult Disability Service (Band 5)

Health and Social Care Enquire


Hours:Full Time

Full Description

Service Area
Adult Community Services

Grade: Band 5 26,404 - 30,677 BAR 31,531 -34,173 per annum


The post holder is a member of the adult disability service that supports people with a learning disability and can be based in a variety of settings including residential homes, supported living, short break service and the outreach team.

Staff are required to work a shift system that offers support 24 hours a day.

Staff are involved in all aspects of maintaining the area using the active support model, this may include cleaning, shopping, washing ironing, cooking etc. Service users will be encouraged to participate in these activities with the staff.

Staff are expected to hold a driving licence and be prepared to drive service vehicles. The Manager can apply a level of flexibility with this requirement.

Band 5 staff are expected to be able to co-ordinate and lead a team within the service, and also develop and implement programmes of care and support.

Please click on the link below to view a full job description for this role.

Job Description

We offer a full relocation package which includes interview and relocation travel, this is in addition to our competitive pay, annual bonus and our additional bonus scheme of 3,000, payable after two and four years.

Furthermore we offer subsidised accommodation for those travelling to the Island alone, and an 8 yearemployment permitfor those wishing to bring a partner or family. Please see the link below for further information regarding this.

Terms and conditions apply to all bonuses, relocation package, accommodation, travel and employment permits.

Please click on the links below to find out more about living and working in Guernsey.

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Employment Permit Information

Jo Penney - Practice Development Lead tel. 01481 230021 or email Joanne.Penney@gov.gg

Teresa Newman - Sunnybrook tel. 01481 707771 or Les Alouettes tel. 01481 258616 or email Teresa.Newman@gov.gg

Mandy Mackelworth - Service Manager tel. 01481 230000 or email mandy.mackelworth@gov.gg

MargueriteKelly- Shotley Villa tel. 01481 249909 or Chateau Reve tel. 01481253162 or email Marguerite.kelly@gov.gg

We strongly advise that applicants speak to one of the contacts named above before applying for this post.

Closing Date:
31st January 2019

Appointment to this role will be subject to the following pre-employment checks which will be completed following an offer of employment:

  • Satisfactory references which must include one from the candidate's current line manager
  • Occupational Health Clearance
  • Satisfactory, Enhanced, Disclosure and Barring Service Check with Barred Listing Check. Convictions likely to be considered relevant to this post include crimes involving, but not limited to, theft violence, dishonesty, fraud, vulnerable individuals and children
  • Confirmation of required qualifications / registrations
  • Possession of a valid Right to Work document

Should the successful applicant not meet the requirements sufficiently he/she may be appointed at a lower grade than stated. The successful applicant would then have the opportunity to progress to the grade advertised once the necessary skills and knowledge have been developed and the postholder has demonstrated the ability to undertake the duties at the higher level.

For more information please visit https://gov.gg/CHttpHandler.ashx?id=112743.

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