Team Leader

Job Type:
Job Sector:
Health, Safety
North West
£11.04 to £11.04 per hour
Salary Description:
�11.04 per hour
TalentSpa Recuitment
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Team Leader

Location: Stockport

Salary: �11.04 per hour

Hours of Work: 2 x 20-25-hour contracts available. The service will operate from 8.30am-9pm 7 days per week.

About the Company:

A new 24-hour Mental Health Service is coming to Stockport through partnership of Stockport CCG & Making Space.

With the current statistics telling us that 1 in 4 people will suffer with Mental Health, getting the right support in the right place at the right time is vital.

The Safe Haven Crisis Centre is a much-needed service opening in Stockport in spring 2020.

Team Leader Responsibilities:

* Support the Safe Haven Manager with the successful development of this new service, ensuring it fully meets the requirement of the service specification and our commissioner expectations.
* Provide leadership and management for the Safe Haven team of Recovery Workers, Peer Support Workers and Volunteers.
* Continuously identify the training and development needs of the team.
* Lead on the screening, triage and initial assessment and risk assessment process, ensuring that all presentations to the Safe Haven.
* Work closely with key partners to ensure the most appropriate response and service pathway.
* Ensure that meaningful co-production is at the heart of the continued design, delivery and development of this Safe Haven service.
* Facilitate and sustain a range of Peer support led interventions.
* Collect all required data using the agreed systems/formats and ensure Recovery Workers are also adhering to the recording requirements.
* Maintain a working knowledge of developments in best practice, policies and legislation in relevant areas of mental health.
* To work alongside the Safe Haven Manager to co-ordinating staff deployment and service operating hours in response to demand and available resources, ensuring service continuity 7 days per week

Team Leader Requirements:

* Relevant professional qualification such as; RMN, Social Worker, OT, PWP
* Significant experience of working in a mental health service provision - is there a certain amount of experience that you'd like the candidates to have for this? E.g. At least 2 years
* Positive outlook on life and a passion to care for others
* Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in the written form
* Ability to manage others, plan and review their needs
* Demonstrate creativity and original thinking, whilst developing practical solutions to problems
* Ability to work effectively within a business planning and performance management environment
* Motivated to work towards creating a safe, open and trusting environment
* Take pride in your work, exceptional attention to detail and reliability (Essential)
* Be creative, resourceful with the ability to think out of the box

Team Leader Benefits:

* We offer a comprehensive benefits package including
* A stakeholder employer contribution pension scheme
* Career development, including professional qualifications and access to national forums
* 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays
* Flexible working and family leave working
* Ability to buy & sell annual leave
* Access to an external third party, Love 2 Shop platform
* Recognised external Cycle to Work option
* Confidential Employee Assistance Programme

If you think that you are suitable for this Team Leader role, please apply now!

Closing date: Sunday 1st March 2020

Contact Details:
TalentSpa Recuitment
Tel: 0844 8700 926
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