EXCITING CAREER OPPORTUNITY!
SERVICE MANAGER (PIC) - WATERFORD
Cheshire Ireland provides quality services to adults with physical,
sensory and neurological disabilities at a medium and high level of
need. We provide individualised supports to promote wellbeing,
independence and quality of life for all people who use our services.
We currently provide services to over **Apply on the website** people
in their own homes, in residential centres, in supported accommodation
and in respite facilities. Established in Shillelagh, Co.Wicklow in
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Limerick, Donegal, Kerry, Carlow, Waterford, Sligo and Mayo.
This is a fulltime permanent role working **Apply on the website**
hours per week. This service is located in Waterford.
WHAT WE DO?
The Waterford centre aims to facilitate people to live as
independently as possible and with the maximum degree of choice as to
how they live their lives. People with disabilities live in their own
apartments within a small complex with support, as required, from
As a Service Manager/PIC, your role is to lead a team of staff who
ensure people using the service receive support to live in their own
home, to develop and hold valued social roles and a variety of
meaningful relationships within their communities.
The Service Manager will also be required to take on the role of PIC
(Person in Charge) for HIQA purposes
HOW WE WORK.
The Cheshire Southern Region Community Service is based on clear
principles of supporting people “one person at a time”. As a
Cheshire Service Manager/PIC you will be committed to the provision of
quality, person centered services and to the concept of working in
partnership with clients who live in their own homes.
WHAT YOU WILL DO.
Operating as a member of the Regional Team and reporting to the
Regional Manager, the Service Manager/PIC will manage, lead and
develop the community-based Cheshire services within the Waterford
The Service Manager/PIC will be committed to achieving the highest
standards of excellence and the delivery of continuous improvement in
standards, safety, quality and service delivery in line with the
organisational and regional team objectives.
* Full Clean Driving Licence.
* A third level qualification level 8 or higher or relevant
* A minimum of 3 years management experience within the disability,
broad personal social services or healthcare sector
* Evidence of a Management Qualification e.g. Fetac level 6
* Strategic leadership and people management skills and experience
* Knowledge of current policy and developments in the disability
* Knowledge of the HIQA Inspection process
* Strong communication skills (both verbal and written)
* Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to build
relationships internally and externally.
* Strong computer skills.
WHY WORK WITH US?
* Flexible Working Hours
* Maternity Benefit
* Employee Assistance Program
* Sick Pay Benefit
* Career Opportunities
* Induction and on going training
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