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Team Leader - Perth - Part Time


£31,132 PA FTE (pay award pending)

Permanent, Female Only, Part-Time


Closing Date: 9 August 2024

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Team Leader General

Housing Support, Care at Home and Day Services – there’s something for everyone in this role

Female Only

About the Role 

We are looking to recruit a Team Leader who will support our Service Manager in managing our team.  As an experienced social care practitioner, you will ensure that our people continue to receive exceptional, person-centred support we provide by being responsible for: 

  • Rota management 
  • Staff management, supervision, recruitment, and development 
  • Managing customer activities
  • Health and Safety
  • Compiling and checking Care and Support plans for customers
  • Management of medicines procedures
  • Financial management for customers
  • Liaising with families, health and care professionals and social workers
  • On-call support 

Hours – 22.5 hours per week 

Example Shifts - Monday – Friday: 7.5 hours, 0900-1630 – three days a week

On-call Support – 24 hours a day – including weekends, roughly one in four

Experience/qualifications/key skills required 

Experience of working in a similar role and environment is desirable as is a willingness to take on any personal development opportunities. You should have a care related SVQ Level 4, or the willingness to gain this qualification in a given timescale. You should have good interpersonal skills and the ability to work as part of a team and on your own initiative.  

Working with Capability Scotland brings you lots of benefits: 

  • Competitive salary - £31,132.27 FTE (£15.31 per hour). Pay-award pending
  • We offer a fully funded SVQ – a qualification which is yours for life.
  • 32 days holidays per year, increasing to 37 with service.
  • Free PVG checks throughout your employment.
  • Up to 8% company contribution pension scheme.
  • Up to 3 x annual salary death in service.
  • Perks at Work – shopping discount scheme.
  • Cycle to work scheme.
  • 24/7 employee assistance
  • Working for us means you would qualify for Blue Light & Concert for Carer discounts

We are One Voice, One Charity, One Spirit, #OneCapability. 

Applying to Capability Scotland

Applying to join Capability Scotland is easy. At the bottom of this advert, you can submit your CV and a covering letter directly to the hiring manager. You’ll then hear from us within three weeks of the noted closing date. 

You can keep a track of your application in your profile management settings.

A full job description of this role is available by clicking here: Team Leader (Res Resp)

For more information on this role, you can contact our Admin Team at 01738 632995 

General Information 

Capability Scotland is committed to providing an inclusive workplace where all forms of difference are valued and which is free from any form of unfair or unlawful treatment. We define diversity in its broadest sense – this includes but is not limited to our diversity of educational and professional backgrounds, experience, cognitive and neurodiversity, age, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, religion or belief and ethnicity and geographical provenance. We support a culture that values meritocracy, fairness and transparency and welcomes enquiries from everyone. 

A copy of Capability Scotland’s Equality and Diversity Policy is available upon request from the HR Team.

Team Leader - Perth - Part Time

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