Call us on 01535 604940

Support Team Leader

Posted: 09/06/2021

Full Time
Leeds, West Yorkshire
£12.25 - £12.75 per Hour

Share this job on:

Non-nursing, Community, Social Work, Children & Young Adults, Residential Care, Support Worker
Ref: SIJ15

£12.25 - £12.75 p/h | 37 Hours – Days | Community Housing Support

A community-based housing support service in Leeds is looking to recruit an experienced Support Worker to work as Team Leader.

You will be joining an organisation which offers housing related support to people aged 16-24 with diverse needs including care-leavers, those at risk of homelessness and unaccompanied asylum seeker children.

Details of this Team Leader role and what the service is offering:

  • A permanent contract to work 37 hours per week (Mon – Fri 9am-5pm)
  • Competitive hourly pay rates in the region of £12.25 to £12.75 depending on experience
  • Ongoing learning and development opportunities

As Team Leader, you will lead a team in the delivery of all aspects of housing support to young people, including pre- and post-tenancy services and interventions to prevent homelessness.  You will ensure effective service delivery that provides young people with the necessary housing support to meet their needs and opportunities to develop independent living skills and resilience to enable them to achieve their full potential.  You will play a key role in the multi-agency programme and will work with internal and external stakeholders to ensure an inclusive and high-quality service to service users.

What we are looking for:

  • Proven experience working with young people in a community outreach setting, ideally with experience supporting care leavers
  • Good leadership, communication and interpersonal skills and a positive, proactive approach to management
  • A genuine passion for supporting people and making a positive impact on the lives of vulnerable young adults

For further details, or to apply now, please follow the link provided.

Alternatively, please call Sarah Ibbotson at SYK Recruitment now on 020 3963 0361.


Please note any offers of employment are subject to an Enhanced DBS/PVG/Access NI check and employment reference checks in addition to verification of UK professional registration (if applicable), right to work in the UK and Occupational Health clearance.

SYK Recruitment is an equal opportunities recruiter and applications are welcome from anyone meeting the specified criteria regardless of age, gender, race/ethnicity, religion or belief, disability, sexual orientation, or any other personal circumstances.

By submitting an application, you are consenting to SYK Recruitment securely holding and processing your personal data and contacting you in relation to the services we provide.  You retain the right to have your information deleted in line with current GDPR legislation.


Apply Online  

Please enter your contact details below and upload your latest CV.

Your Details

Your CV

Accepted file types: PDF (.pdf), Word (.doc & .docx). Maximum file size: 8M.

Register with us

Gain access to the latest sector jobs, receive job alerts and enter our Recommend a Friend scheme.


Upload your CV

You can securely and confidently upload your CV to SYK Recruitment via our online form.

Upload CV

Request a Call Back

Please complete our callback form and one of the team at SYK Recruitment will get back to you.

Call Me Back

About Us

Our vision is to be the business of choice for your recruitment needs.

Our Mission is to deliver recruitment solutions to the Health and Social Care sector on a permanent and interim basis.

Our Vision is to be the business of choice for your recruitment needs, exceed our client's and candidates expectations and provide our clients with "value for money" solutions.

SYK Recruitment are proud to be an awarded supplier under the HealthTrust Europe Total Workforce Solutions Framework Agreements for National Recruitment Solutions for UK Bank, Fixed-Term and Permanent Healthcare Workers with RPO, and International Recruitment Solutions for Permanent Healthcare Workers.

About Us

Leave Us a Message

Leave us a message or if you would prefer, call or email on:

01535 604940

Recommend a Friend

Recommend a friend and we will send you up to £150!

You will receive up to £150 worth of vouchers per referral, so the more you send the more you can spend! See the full details below.

Recommend a Friend

RED Corporate Member Logo