Social Care Manager



Social care



Job Description

Our Client is a voluntary disabilities service provider based in West Cork.
We are currently engaged in recruiting an Adult Service Manager.
The ideal candidate will have a recognised Social Care Qualification and at least 3 years experience in a leadership/management role.
The Area Manager has overall responsibility for the operation of services to adults in their area of responsibility, including day services, supported employment, Homeshare, day and residential respite, supported living, residential and any other services that may be developed in the area of assignment in the future.  In line with the ethos and policies of the organisation relevant legislation and in particular New Directions and HIQA Regulations, the Area Manager will lead and motivate the staff team to deliver the best possible service to the people we support. In particular, the Area Manager will be responsible for ensuring staff work in partnership with each individuals circle of support to identify the needs and wishes of each person and the elements each partner in the circle,  in particular the family and the organisation will be responsible for delivering.
The Area Manager will work with the Adult Services Manager and relevant colleagues in reviewing and reconfiguring current services and developing new services in response to identified needs, best practice and national policy in line with available funding and resources.  
The Area Manager will be required to prepare and submit reports / updates at regular intervals.
Hours of work will by 37 hours per week including some evening and week-end work. (Approximately once per week)
The Area Manager will participate in the On Call Rota.
The Area Manager will be registered as Person in Charge (PIC) with HIQA. This may change in line with HIQA regulations if required
Please call Peter on 065 6896210 or email on

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