Person in Charge



Social care



Job Description

Person in Charge - Cork
We are recruiting for an experienced Person in charge for a large    
Private Intellectual disability service based in Cork. The PIC will be managing 3 to 4 single occupancy Residential units as well as a number of cases out in the community with service users based in their own home   
Applicants must hold:    
It is essential that the applicant has tertiary level education in a health related    
degree/course such as Social Care, Health & Social Care, Social Work or Nursing and evidence of proven leadership and/or management skills or working towards same.        
It is desirable that the applicant has a qualification or recognised training in leadership and/or management or working towards the same.    
Holds clean drivers licence.        
Applicant must have:            
A minimum of 5 years post qualification experience in the Intellectual Disability sector.       
A minimum of 3 years Supervisory or Management experience.          
Ability to demonstrate a strong commitment to the values of the service and to improve the lives of their service users.          
Excellent leadership and motivation skills.          
Excellent organisation and communication skills.        
Ability to manage budget and delivery of service excellence.        
High initiative and integrity.        
It is essential that the applicant has experience in developing person centred plans.        
Health and Safety experience in residential support essential.        
Conducting internal audit and necessary checks.        
Openness to working with group management practices that strive for collaboration and consensus where applicable.        
Training experience.        
Have experience of inspection processes.        
Experience of enabling and developing citizenship rights.        
A very competitive salary package will be offered to the right candidate.        
Short listing will apply based on applicants holding all of the above listed criteria.          
Please contact Andre on 0860209074 or forward an up-to-date CV to          
Interviews are actively happening so don't delay!!!        

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