Team Leader - Brighton

Job description

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £18,000 - £21,000

Job Code: GHL2

Do you want a senior role where you can support people with learning disabilities and make a positive difference to their lives?


At Glenholme, we can offer you the opportunity to have a meaningful career by joining our team at Nutley Avenue in Saltdean, Brighton. Our services are all within 10 minute walking distance from each other in a quiet residential area close to local shops and services with excellent transport links to Brighton town center. We provide residential care and supported living services to adults with learning disabilities often accompanied by physical disabilities.


We are looking for a passionate and hardworking Team Leader to assist in the day-to-day running of this service to enable our service users to enjoy a fulfilling and valued life, to participate in the community and to develop their abilities as fully as possible.


The Role


  • Manage and supervise staff, coordinate provision of service, and promote the development of the staff team and individual staff
  • Lead staff in the provision of effective Person-Centred Planning, care and support and safeguarding vulnerable adults
  • Lead staff to work effectively with families, advocates and other professionals.
  • Lead staff in the assessment and management of risk
  • Support the manager and HR with their duties and to assist in CQC compliance requirements



  • Comprehensive (fully paid) training
  • 37.5 hour week permanent contract with overtime available
  • 28 days holiday plus an additional day holiday for your birthday
  • Quarterly GEM award with £250 bonus
  • Auto-enrolment pension scheme
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Life insurance
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • £250 referral bonus
  • Paid DBS application
  • Flexible shift patterns
  • Progression opportunities


We are looking for someone who

  • Holds an NVQ Level 3 certificate or diploma in Health and Social Care or equivalent
  • Has relevant experience preferably within a relevant field. 
  • Has previous supervisory experience 
  • Has experience with individuals with learning disabilities
  • Is able to work flexibly to suit the needs of our service users

If you feel ready for a change and are able to take on new challenges in a growing organisation, we want to hear from you.


 Glenholme Healthcare is a fast growing and dynamic organisation. We are expanding and opening new services, so there are real opportunities for career development for a rewarding long-term career. We value our staff and work hard to develop their skills through the provision of training and support