Care Team Leader


A fantastic opportunity has arisen at Heath Lodge for a Care Team Leader. We are looking for a positive, capable & motivated Team Leader to support the assistant manager and dedicated team of care staff. Heath Lodge offers residential care to a wide range of individuals to promote and enable independence and ensure a safe and happy environment.

The successful candidate will have a caring nature and will work well leading and working as part of a team. The successful candidate will be reliable and flexible in their approach, and will assist in organising, planning, and implementing strategies to improve the service.


Job Title:Team Leader
Location:Heath Lodge, Harrogate
Hours:Full-time (36 hours per week)
Rate of Pay:From £11.80 per hour
Start Date:Immediately
Application Closing Date:22 June 2022 (23.59GMT)

Harrogate Neighbours is an award-winning organisation with a recent rating of Good from the Care Quality Commission.

Our mission is to offer our staff the time, care, warmth, compassion, and support necessary to make Harrogate Neighbours a true ‘homely’ experience for our clients, and an amazing place to work.

We help our Clients to live independently, to keep their dignity, and increase their quality of life.

What you’ll be doing:

As Team Leader, you will support our vital care services to elderly and vulnerable people living at our Residential Care Home, Heath Lodge. You will lead our dedicated Care Team while supporting the Assistant Manager and Chief Operating Officer with organising, planning, and implementing strategies to improve the service. You will be responsible for coordinating the updating of care plans and will attend care assessments.

What we need you to bring to our community:

You should have a minimum level 3 in a Health & Social Care qualification and a minimum of 3 years’ experience in a senior care position. What is truly important is that you are a confident, passionate, compassionate, and motivated individual who wants to make a real difference to people’s lives.

If you have these qualities and qualifications, this is the role for you. You will need a valid UK driving license for this role. We will provide comprehensive training and shadowing, working to nurture your skills and previous experience to prepare you for this brilliant opportunity.

What we are looking for:

  • Good people skills with a caring and compassionate nature
  • Great organisational skills, staying calm under pressure
  • A positive, professional, and proactive approach
  • Experience with creating care plans
  • A real team player
  • A confident leader
  • To be aligned to our Visons and Values.
  • A valid UK driving license
  • Minimum of 18 years of age

What we will offer you in return:

We are committed to supporting your career development, whether you are beginning your career in care, or wanting to progress further into specialist areas of care or leadership. Harrogate Neighbours will provide you with a great benefits package which includes:

  • Fully paid induction and shadowing period
  • Permanent salaried employment
  • Bank Holiday Enhancement
  • Paid Diploma in Health & Social Care (Levels 2-4)
  • Access to Simply Health Plan
  • Group and 1-to-1 Wellbeing Sessions
  • Long service recognition
  • Referral bonuses
  • Company mobile phone
  • Access to hundreds of high street discounts – to name a few!

Please note that successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check.

What next:

If you’re ready to join a growing organisation, please apply now to help us to continue building an amazing community at Harrogate Neighbours. We look forward to receiving your application!

Please note, we reserve the right to close this advertisement earlier than the closing date should we appoint a successful. So, please apply as soon as possible!


HR Recruitment Coordinator contact: 01423 888777

To apply please download an application form below and return it to: 

Email Our HR Recruitment Coordinator -> recruitment@hnha.co.uk

Post: FAO: HR Recruitment Coordinator at The Cuttings 164 Station View Harrogate HG2 7DZ