Team Leader

  • Full time
  • £22,491 – £24,490
  • Midlothian
  • Closing 17th December 2018

  • Advertised from 5th December 2018
  • 37.5 Hours per Week


Can you lead, inspire and motivate a team to provide high quality care and support to adults with a learning disability?

Organisational Profile

St Joseph’s Services have been providing care and support services to adults with a learning disability in Midlothian and Edinburgh for over 94 years.

Key duties

St Joseph’s Services need a confident, professional, inspirational team leader to support a staff team, the people who use the service and their families and Stakeholders.

We provide Housing Support / Care at Home services to adults living in their own homes. We also provide care and support to adults living within our one care home setting. This post represents an opportunity for the right person to inspire and lead a team, creating the best possible environment for the people we support to live independent, fulfilling lives as part of their local community.

Along with your Practice Development Leader, you will be part of a Circle of Best Practice and you will be expected to contribute to the Organisational strategy and operations of the Circle and St Joseph’s Services as a whole.

The post-holder will uphold St Joseph’s Services Christian Principles and Vincentian Philosophy and Values.


This post is categorised at “supervisor” registration level with the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC). Applicants should ensure they can or will meet the requirements for registration.

Application notes

The Closing date for applications is Monday 17th December 2018

Interviews will take place week commencing 7th January

To find out more or to apply, please download the Job Description and Application Form below.

For an informal conversation on the role please contact Colette Clark via email or telephone 0131 440 7200