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Team Leader - Support Services
The Forecastle, Alveston, near Thornbury
£23,000 + good benefits
Elim Housing is a social landlord providing housing and support services to over 800 individuals across Bristol, Gloucester, and North Somerset. We currently wish to recruit a Team Leader to join our support services team.
Elim is proud to be working in innovative ways and we strive to provide excellent service and support to our clients. Elim uses the PIP approach (Psychologically Informed Practice) to work with our clients in holistic way to ensure they receive the best support possible. We also heavily invest in developing our staff to make sure they are fully equipped to support our clients, so a wide range of training will be available for you.
The Team Leader Role
The successful candidate will be based at The Forecastle, where they will be responsible for operational management of an 18 bed supported housing service. This is an exciting opportunity for someone who wants to make a difference and be a part of an exciting service. As Team Leader, you will be responsible for line management of two Supported Housing Officers and will support your team with complex cases.
Requirements for the Team Leader Role
The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills, strong IT and organisational skills. Creative conflict resolution skills, ability to think on the spot and manage challenging situations in calm and assertive manner are essential. We are looking for someone with positive 'can do' attitude, who works well under pressure and successfully balances demanding yet very rewarding role.
The successful candidate will have experience of working with a range of client groups, line management of staff, and strong housing management skills. A full driving licence and own transport is essential.
Closing date: 10:00am on Monday 28th January 2019
Interviews will be held on Monday 4th February 2019
If you feel you are suitable for our Team Leader position, please apply now with your CV and cover letter.