Service Care Solutions Ltd
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Team Leader Support Worker

A Team Leader/Senior Support Worker is required to work within a specialist private supported living service based in Hackney, East London!

*Do you know someone who would be interested in this role? We offer a £250 referral bonus per successful candidate that is referred


Temporary pay rate: £15ph ltd

Hours and length of contract:

  • Temporary (minimum 12 weeks) to PERMANENT

  • FULL TIME mixture of shifts on a Rota Basis:

    • Earlies: 07:00 - 14:30 / 08:00 - 15: 00

    • Lates: 14:00 - 21:30

    • Days: Flexible 7 hours

  • The manager is looking for the position to be filled ASAP

Daily Duties:

You will work within a private supported living service that provides recovery-focused services for adults with mental health, learning disabilities and autism.

As a Team Leader you will assist the Service Manager with the day-to-day running of a learning disability service, promoting a caring environment for service users through high standards of professional practice which are conducive to the physical, emotional, social, psychological and spiritual needs of the service users.

Daily duties include but are not limited to:

  • Assisting with management of the day-to-day running

  • Provide leadership and support for a team of support staff

  • Supporting each person to have a Person Centred Plan which is continually reviewed

  • To ensure that each individual has a circle of support and work in partnership with people who use our services, their advocates, family, friends and significant others

  • To support each individual with all aspects of their daily life that they have requested support with including:-

  • managing personal and household finances

  • accessing benefits and allowances

  • personal care

  • healthcare needs

  • domestic and household skills

  • To support each individual with their choice of daily activities

  • Coaching and mentoring staff and producing rotas

Person specification:

Applicants MUST have recent senior/team leader experience and minimum NVQ Level 3.

If you are interested in this role then please contact Emma at SCS on 01772 208963 or send across your CV directly to