Social Care Manager (Kildare)

Job Overview

Social Care Manager/Person in Charge Kildare

I am seeking a Strong Leader/Person in Charge who is ready to step up in their career.

Here at FRS Recruitment, we are delighted to be supporting our client to recruit a Person in Charge to manage a truly fabulous service located in county Kildare, approximately 25 miles south west of Dublin.

This organisation provides Residential Life sharing Services, Day Opportunities and Support Services, for a total of 16 with special needs.

The organisation has a very strong voluntary ethos and includes many voluntary and vocational co-workers some of whom are locals.

This is a fulltime permanent position which will average around 40 hours per week and may include on call at evenings and occasional weekends.

Profile of the Social Care Manager/PIC:

  • You will be the principle person responsible for the day to day management of the service.
  • You will provide Residential Life sharing Services, Day Opportunities and Support Services, for a total of 16 with special needs
  • You will require a sound understanding of regulatory requirements; have skills to lead the safe support to residents within a complex residential environment.
  • You will work with staff and co-workers to develop and plan all aspects of the service that promote quality for both services users and co-workers meeting Health Information & Quality Authority standards.
  • Provide leadership to the Community and line management to those working within the Community
  • Be accountable for the overall provision of service, work collaboratively and ensure all staff are fully supported to carry out their responsibilities, inclusive of a Designated Centre, Supported Living Accommodation and a Day Service

Essential Requirements:

  • Degree and post graduate qualification ideally in Social Care Management or Management Qualification
  • Essential to have 3 years of senior management experience at a similar level of responsibility including demonstrative experience strategic planning
  • At least 5 years' experience in the health/social care or voluntary sector
  • Have an excellent knowledge of the registered care and Supporting People standards
  • Strong business skills and be qualified in social care.
  • Must be committed to personal development and working as part of a team.

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Contact If you are interested in this amazing opportunity, please send your updated CV to Charlene Cooke, Client Relationship Manager, Allied Healthcare Division, FRS Recruitment, Mobile: +353(0)86 0227527.

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