Job Category: Health and Social Care
Job Type: Full Time

Coquet Trust provides person centered support to adults with learning disabilities. We are looking for caring and enthusiastic individuals who share our values being committed, reliable, inspirational, trustworthy and inclusive. If you are looking for a rewarding career in health and social care why not join our friendly team here at the Coquet Trust. We are Investors in People and keen to offer staff development opportunities.

This full-time Team Coordinator role requires previous Care Worker experience as you will be expected to supervise support workers whilst on shift.


We have a position in the Long Benton area. Supporting one female.

Special requirements need

Due to the requirements of the person we support this is a female only role and full driver licence is required. The ideal candidate will have experience with epilepsy, personal care and eating and swallowing. This is a moving and handling location and will require the candidate to use hoisting and wheelchair. The person we support is a wheelchair user and requires full support. The person we support is very sociable and enjoys trips out in the community. This role would suit someone that enjoys building a supportive environment for the person we support, by showing a strong interest in her wellbeing and social life.


This is a full-time role 37 hours per week, shift pattern is 7.45am to 8.45pm. This position also has sleeps attached to shifts. 5 out of 7 days.


Team coordinator pay rate is £11.00 per hour, plus extra for sleep ins. In addition, Coquet Trust offer staff the following benefits:

  • A comprehensive induction period and full training
  • All training is paid for by the Trust.
  • Full PPE is provided by the Trust
  • DBS Checks paid for by the Trust
  • Enhanced sick pay scheme
  • Discounts such as gym membership and the Blue Light card
  • 28 days annual leave pro rata

If you are interested in the role of Team Coordinator please apply online or contact HR at Coquet Trust for more information 0191 5802369.

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