Ref. 60701

Short Breaks Team Leader

  • Location: City of Westminster, England
  • Salary: £18 - £23.09 per hour
  • Type: Temporary / Full Time
  • Contact: Sam Boggis

Seven Resourcing are looking for a temporary Short Breaks Team Leader to work in Westminster. This position is initially for 2 months and is paying £18.00 (PAYE) or £23.09 (umbrella) per hour. The role will involve working from 9am – 5pm from Monday – Friday.

The role:

  • Be responsible for the day to day running of Tresham centre
  • Lead and manage a team of play workers who deliver a programme of activities for Disabled children and their families.
  • To plan these activities which can be at either of the Tresham centre, offsite on activities, or with other partners, or on holidays away with the children.

Key Responsibilities:

  • To take on all tasks in relation to the day to day running of the centres.
  • Deputise for Bi- Borough Operations Manager in all aspects, including attending panels and accepting referrals.
  • Make day to day decisions on service delivery for all the groups/activities. This can include Afterschool, weekend, Holiday play schemes. Plus, Inclusion in mainstream services and Home care.
  • Ensure all Regulations regarding Ofsted and CQC are adhered to at all times
  • The supervision and management of up to 10 play workers (including appraisals & professional development, sickness monitoring, performance management, leave approval).
  • Ensure that all children and families who attend the centres have a professional service on offer for them.

Applicant Requirements:


      Level 3 in Childcare/Youth work/social care.

Experience: 1+ year of experience within a similar role.

Compliance: Proof of ability to work and live in the UK. Current DBS check and references covering the last 3 years.

Travel: Clean UK driving license with the ability to commute to and from work independently.

Hours: 36 hours p/w.

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