The Gateshead Adult Learning Disability service are excited to be offering an exciting opportunity for a Band 7, Team Manager role.
We are looking for someone who is able to demonstrate leadership skills to work within the multi-disciplinary team and external service providers.
As a team manager, you will be expected to provide support, advice and supervision to the team and ensure operational oversight. The Team manager will be expected to demonstrate trust values, excellent leadership skills and support the wellbeing of the clinical team. Experience of working with people with a diagnosis of a Learning Disability would be beneficial.
The successful post holder will be expected to demonstrate a strong commitment to high quality patient care, good organisational skills and be able to demonstrate prioritisation of workload. Key components of the role will be to ensure the service offer a safe, caring, responsive and well-led service.
Main duties of the job:
The Team Manager is responsible and accountable for providing safe, effective care and efficient services to service users and their carers who live within the community. Key aspects of the role include monitoring the performance and quality of the service the team delivers. They will also provide clinical leadership and effective day to day management of the team, commitment to promoting the service and fulfil wider management responsibilities as required by the organisation.
Provide day to day management of the team including recruitment, selection and induction of staff, conducting appraisals, developing individuals, managing performance and absence, ensuring statutory and mandatory training is completed, and dealing with grievance and disciplinary cases.