Social Care Leader


Job Description

Social care leader - Homeless service  
Our client based in Galway city operates a range of services for people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness.    
They are currently recruiting for a Team Leader to work in their drop in day service for single clients.    
The role will involve managing a team of 8 staff and manage the day to day running of the centre.     
Team Leader - Day Centre Singles Service    
Manage the day to day operation of the  Day Centre service ensuring the highest standards of service offering  
Develop and imbed a proactive approach on the part of the service to working with people who are either at risk of homelessness or homeless.  
Contribute actively to the development of the service, its review and evaluation and keep updated on best practice  
Monitor the levels of need among clients of the service, ensuring full use of all available options subject to clients' needs and reasonable preferences  
Ensure that the work of the service is fully documented in accordance with policies and procedures and best practice and in accordance with the Data Protection Legislation and furnish reports as required  
Support the ongoing implementation of an outcomes focused approach.  
Be flexible in the delivery of the range of services provided at the Day Centre.  
Oversee and participate in the operation of the service in accordance with national quality standards  
Key terms and conditions of employment;    
Hours of work: 39 hours per week (across a six day rota Monday to Saturday)      
Salary: Team Leader Scale    
Method of pay: Monthly, by Direct Debit    
Annual Leave: 23 days per annum plus bank holidays (equivalent in hours)    
Please contact Andre on 0860209074 for more info on this role