Team Leader and Trainer
Posted on Dec 11, 2018 by Randstad Employment Bureau
Base: Manchester (partial home working considered), some delivery in Sedbergh to be negotiated
Hours: Full time, flexible working hours including residential stays, evening and weekends required at times
- Taking responsibility for day to day overseeing of work and management decisions for a small team of operational employees and associated contractors.
- To deliver high quality education programs to veterans
- Working alongside the data manager/ information analyst with the support of the clinical project lead and appropriate consultants, develops processes and procedures for the team in relation to referral, assessment, risk management, evaluation, and feedback.
- Oversees the referral, screening and assessment processes
- Provides information and recommendations to the advisory board regarding candidate progression through the program
- Delivers and/or coordinates delivery of educational modules as part of residential courses for veterans on the topics of individual development, life skills and employment
- Forms relationships with and supports veteran candidates who may have complex needs.
- Oversees the coordination of residential and employment placements
- Responds to concerns about risks relating to candidates harming themselves or others, assesses risk, and escalates to appropriate services and/or the clinical project lead where necessary
- Takes responsibility for day to day team management including overseeing annual leave, sickness processes, allocation of work and supporting the safety and well being of team members.
- Contributes to the induction of new team members, including taking responsibility for familiarising them with processes, procedures and risk management.
- Takes responsibility for day to day budget related decisions for the team
- Consults the clinical project lead and/or central team in relations to any budget issues and major spending decisions
- Undertakes other tasks as agreed with the clinical project lead and/or central team
Degree in a social care discipline
A relevant professional qualification and registration e.g. Professional Qualification in Probation (PQiP) or Social Work or RMN
Further study in a relevant field
Working with clients who have complex needs
Risk assessment of individuals
Acting as a team leader or supervisor
Delivering group based interventions
Experience of working in a probation setting
Delivering psychologically informed interventions
Mental capacity assessment
NVQ assessment or similar
Skills, attributes, & knowledge:
Good PC skills
Excellent communication and leadership skills
Empowering and inspiring clients
Organisational and time-management skills
Able to work autonomously
Knowledge of the mental capacity act and other relevant legislation, such as data protection and mental health acts
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