Current Vacancies

Team Leader at Wilsic Hall School

Reference No: WHS/11/TL/17

CLOSED  15/12/2017

Location: Wadworth, Doncaster

Salary: £18,595 pa

Because of the nature of its work with children and vulnerable adults the Hesley Group uses the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) to make checks at an enhanced level on all persons whose work or proposed work for any Group Company will involve regular contact with or working in close proximity to children and vulnerable adults in the Group’s care. This post is subject to the enhanced level DBS check, please ensure you complete the form by clicking the link above before continuing with your application Our user reference for the check system is HESLEY with password Hesley. A summary of the Group's policy is available by clicking here

Wilsic Hall School is a specialist residential school, offering flexible education and care for up to 52 weeks per year, for young people aged 11 to 19. All of our young people have complex needs including behaviour that may challenge and a learning disability, often in association with autism.

Based in a beautiful rural setting, with ready community access, the young people at Wilsic Hall School live in high-quality accommodation within the 14 acres of school grounds. We offer a range of homely flats, semi-detached and detached houses where young people have their own space to relax and have fun.


We are now looking to appoint a Team Leader at Wilsic Hall School. There are two distinct aspects to the role of Team leader, a direct support role to the people who use our services and a management function.

You will be responsible for the general supervision of the direct care provision of a team of support staff to ensure that the people who use our services receive person centred care support. Mentoring, supervising, coaching and assessing support workers practice is the primary focus of this role along with the influencing of staff performance and acting as an excellent role model.

It is essential that you hold Diploma level 3 in Health and Social care and have significant experience of health and social care. This is a great opportunity for someone with the right skills to gain further experience in a management role.

You will be joining a team who is passionate about safeguarding and promoting the needs of the people we support and a company who values its employees.

If you are a patient, caring and understanding individual, working with The Hesley Group will prove to be a fulfilling and rewarding career.

Supportive working environment, working with dedicated professionals,  Excellent ongoing training, Career management opportunities, Enhanced, Overtime rates of pay, Paid Breaks,  Rewarding career, great job satisfaction and the chance to make a difference to people’s lives.

For an informal discussion about this role, please contact Deborah Smith on 01302 856382.

You may find the following documents useful to read through to help you decide whether this is the right career for you.

Job Description
Person Specification
Your Guide to Being a Support Worker Leaflet
Additional Information for Applicants

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To apply online click the button above, alternatively to request an application pack please email whsadmin@hesleygroup.co.uk stating the job reference number WHS/11/TL/17 and also your full name and address.

By application only, CVs will not be accepted


Closing date for receipt of both postal and online applications is Noon, 15 December 2017

Please note that applications submitted after 12pm (Noon) on the closing date may not be processed

Hesley Group is an equal opportunities employer.