Person in Charge

Location Wexford
Job-type Permanent
Salary €52,000 Plus additional premiums
Contact Sarah Byrne
Email email Sarah
Reference J360613
Date Published 11 months ago
Our client, Attuned Programmes Ireland, have an exciting opportunities for a Person in Charge to lead an Adult Residential Service located within 15 minutes from Wexford Town.

Attuned Programmes Ireland is a company responding to meet the needs of vulnerable young people with complex case histories, through community registered residential and aftercare supports and services. Attuned Programmes Ireland recognises the inherent individuality of each young person with its primary focus being on meeting them where they are at' in a non-judgmental, non-confrontational manner that supports their developing independence through healthy social relationships wherein the staff team role model and engage with the young people in a lived environment.

The Person in Charge will lead a dedicated and innovative team in a single occupancy respite-based house providing high quality, person-led support to people with a range of intellectual abilities and/or diagnosis of ASD, within a quality framework. The Person in Charge will be highly motivated and have an interest in playing an active role in service development, while working with a structured and supportive team.

Essential Criteria:
  • Level 8 Honours Degree in Applied Social Studies or equivalent is preferable for this post
  • 5 years experience in a social care setting
  • At least 3 years of senior management experience at a similar level of responsibility
  • Understanding of HIQA Standards and guidance within Respite or Residential service setting
  • Proficient communication skills, IT skills, report writing and planning skills.

Desirable Criteria:
  • Level 7 degree in Applied Social studies with a relevant management qualification
  • A full clean driving licence is desirable.

Employee Benefits:
  • Competitive Salary
  • PRSA Pension scheme
  • Paid sick leave
  • ExclusiveTrauma-informed and reflective practice training
  • Well-being overnight retreats
  • Access to Education Fund
  • Model of care training
  • Monthly support meetings with our consultant Child & Adolescent Psychotherapist

If you wish to apply for the above role, click apply now!

TTM Healthcare Solutions is an Equal Opportunities Employer