Team Leader- Acton Burnell

Set in the most beautiful surroundings, this vacancy is a fantastic opportunity for someone who is looking for a new challenge working in a person-centred positive behaviour organisation supporting adults with learning disabilities.

You will also be joining a fantastic person-centered support team which is based in Acton Burnell which is seven miles south of Shrewsbury in rural Shropshire.

We require a Team leader to; create an inspiring team culture with an open communication culture, motivate team members, promote outstanding quality of care, and to work closely with the residents at Ruckley, the service manager, the team, families and outside organizations.

This role will require flexibility with shift work and will require sleep ins/ weekend work/ working bank holidays as required.

You will be leading the team while on shift and completing admin duties as and when required by the service manager.

This role may also require minimal personal care depending on the individual needs at Ruckley.

The successful candidate will also be required to take part in the Bethphage On Call Rota.


Primary Duties

  • Communicating effectively
  • Upholding dignity and protecting privacy
  • Working co-operatively
  • Treating people fairly
  • Working responsibly
  • Continuing to learn
  • Rota Management
  • Upholding and following Company Policies and Procedures & CQC standards
  • Administration Tasks

37.5 hours per week.

£10.63 per hour


About our organisation

Bethphage is a registered charity which was established in 1994 and provides support to adults with learning and physical Disabilities in Shropshire and the West Midlands.

Everything we do is individually designed to enable people to achieve their potential and meet their objectives and need for support. The people that we support may live in their own home, a home that is shared with other people, their family home or a shared care home.

It is the aim of Bethphage to provide outstanding care and support throughout the organisation so it essential that you will be dedicated to providing the highest levels of care that you can.

You will be required to create a team that champions excellent support by actively coaching and modelling respectful positive approaches to achieve the greatest possible independence and quality of life for the people we support, based on an understanding of what is important to and for them.


Essential Requirements:

  • Previous experience working in a care setting
  • Full UK Drivers Licence
  • Own Car
  • Good Organisational Skills
  • Excellent Communication Skills
  • Enthusiastic
  • Fair & Honest

Desirable Requirements:

  • Level two diploma in Health and Social Care
  • Level three diploma in Health and Social Care

A full detailed job description can be obtained by contacting our HR team on 01743 272880

Benefits of Working for us

  • Competitive pay
  • Simply Health Cash Plan
  • Long service rewards
  • Contributory Pension scheme
  • Development opportunities
  • Recruitment awards
  • Paid enhanced DBS certificate
  • Paid training

Interview date – To be confirmed 

“To stay safe in your job search we recommend that you visit SAFERjobs, a non-profit, joint industry and law enforcement organisation working to combat job scams. Visit the SAFERjobs website for information on common scams and to get free, expert advice for a safer job search.”

Adult with disabilities on outdoor activity with Bethphage

“Staff were keen to try new things to enhance the quality of people’s lives. We found the culture of the home to be open, positive and inclusive.”

CQC Inspection

Head Office

8 Longbow Close
Harlescott Lane

Tel: 01743 272880

North Shropshire Area Office

The Hollies
Chester Road
SY13 1LZ

Tel: 01948 804901

Wolverhampton Office

The Hub
17 Lichfield Street

Tel: 01922 660813

Telford Area Office

Park Lane Centre

Tel: 01952 457382

Font Resize