Team Leader Extra Care

Bolton Cares
Up to £25,558.90 a year - Permanent, Full-time

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  • Up to £25,558.90 a year

Job type

  • Full-time
  • Permanent

Shift and schedule

  • 8 hour shift
  • Overtime
  • Weekend availability



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  • Company pension
  • Health & wellbeing programme
  • Life insurance
  • Sick pay

Full job description

Location: Bolton

Salary: £25,558.90 per annum for Full Time 37 hours per week plus sleep-in allowance

Hours: 30 to 37

Other benefits: Company Sick Pay; 21 days Annual Leave plus Bank Holidays; 6% employer pension contribution; life insurance 2 x annual salary; access to ‘Smart Health’ Employee Assistance service.

Looking to further your career in Social Care?

Bolton Cares are recruiting Team Leaders to provide leadership to teams of support workers and facilitate the delivery of high quality, compassionate care, and support to help local people live better lives. We are person centred teams working in Extra Care schemes across the borough of Bolton.

We want people with the right values, behaviours and attitudes that match our own.

These are:

· An aptitude for management, with the ability to lead and inspire.

· Treating people with compassion and care.

· Showing dignity and respect to the people they will be working with.

· A commitment to quality and being the best that we can.

About the Team Leader role:

As the senior member of a team, you will be supporting people in their own homes within an extra care environment; the people we work with are older adults who have a range of needs. Some of the people who use our services also have significant physical and mental health alongside personal care needs.

The service operates 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, and full time you will work 37 hours each week (pro rata for part time positions), on a rota which could include weekends and sleep-in cover.


  • Staff support, coaching and mentoring and supervision
  • Rota management
  • Working with people with varied needs
  • Helping people live more independently and undertake life enhancing activities.
  • Ensure people’s needs are at the heart of everything you do.
  • Working with care managers and health colleagues to implement and support therapy plans.
  • Personal Care as required
  • Connecting with the community
  • Partnership working with housing providers


  • 6% employer contribution pension scheme
  • 21 days annual leave (FTE) plus bank holidays
  • Life Insurance Scheme
  • Access to ‘Smart Health’- a virtual healthcare service including a virtual GP service, expert case management, mental health support and tailored fitness programmes
  • Company sick pay scheme
  • Life insurance of 2x Salary

Experience and skills required:

Domiciliary or Extra Care Experience for a minimum of 2 years

Experience of being a Senior/Team Leader for 1 year

Must have experience supporting older adults

You must be able to participate in an on-call rota

Be able to develop supportive relationships, promoting independence and well being

You will be highly motivated to deliver outstanding care and support.

We will provide the right candidate a range of training and specialist development opportunities.

All applications will be subject to satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service checks and references.
An enhanced and barred DBS check will be carried out for this post.

Experience: Domiciliary Care: (Essential)

Driving Licence: Essential

Work Remotely

  • No

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £25,558.90 per year


  • Company pension
  • Life insurance
  • Sick pay
  • Wellness programmes


  • 10 hour shift
  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Holidays
  • Monday to Friday
  • Night shift
  • Overtime
  • Weekends

Job Types: Permanent, Full-time

Pay: Up to £25,558.90 per year


  • Company pension
  • Health & wellbeing programme
  • Life insurance
  • Sick pay


  • 8 hour shift
  • Weekend availability


  • Senior Support Worker in the Health and Social Care industry: 1 year (required)


  • Driving Licence (required)

Work Location: In person