Job Details: Right of Place Second Chance: Director of Services


Irish Future
Talbot Street
Dublin 1
Right of Place Second Chance: Director of Services
RIGHT OF PLACE SECOND CHANCE IS RECRUITING FOR THE POSITION OF
DIRECTOR OF SERVICES IN OUR CORK CENTRE, COVERING OUR TWO SITES IN
WATERFORD AND CORK CITY

RIGHT OF PLACE SECOND CHANCE IS THE COUNTRY’S LARGEST CHARITABLE
ORGANISATION THAT SUPPORTS SURVIVORS OF INSTITUTIONAL CHILD ABUSE AND
THEIR FAMILIES IN IRELAND. WE EXIST TO IMPROVE THE LIVES OF SURVIVORS
WHO ARE STILL SUFFERING AS ADULTS AS A RESULT OF THE ABUSES THEY
SUFFERED AS CHILDREN IN ONE OF IRELAND’S INDUSTRIAL, REFORMATORY AND
RESIDENTIAL INSTITUTIONS. WE DO THIS, BY PROVIDING ADVOCACY, OUTREACH
AND INFORMATION TO SURVIVORS TO IMPROVE THE QUALITY OF THEIR LIFE AND
HELP THEM TO NAVIGATE MAINSTREAM SERVICES. WE ALSO OFFER SPECIALIST
SERVICES TO SURVIVORS AS AND WHEN NEEDS ARE IDENTIFIED.

WE HAVE OFFICES IN WATERFORD & CORK WHERE WE ALSO OPERATE **APPLY ON
THE WEBSITE** TRANSITIONAL APARTMENTS.

Right of Place Second Chance now invites applications for the post
Director of Services in Cork City. The post is a fixed term contract
of **Apply on the website** months, subject to continuation of
funding.

DIRECTOR OF SERVICES

Reporting to the Board of Directors, the role of the Director of
Services is to be the main person responsible for the organsiation,
working in conjunction with the director of Finance and Administration
and the Board. You will have experience in managing and leading
advocacy teams, a history of strategic planning on organisational
growth. Occasional direct advocacy work may also form part of this job
description. This includes visiting survivors in their homes, hold
appointments in our offices and develop individualised care plans for
each client and to secure the most beneficial outcome for survivor’s
lives, in line with agreed policies and procedures.

THE SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE WILL HAVE;

_ESSENTIAL_

* A good academic background
* Experience at delivering a face to face service to a similar group
* Experience of working with a high volume of clients
* Strong interpersonal skills and an ability to remain composed even
in challenging circumstances
* Ability and evidence of being able to work in a challenging
environment
* Must demonstrate an ability to work on your own initiative
* The successful candidate must have a proven track record in the
development of services, their positive execution and a positive
attitude.
* Excellent report writing and other similar skills.
* Must be proficient in Microsoft Word & Excel.

_DESIRABLE_

* Experience of working with survivors of abuse or groups that have
experienced trauma will be a distinct advantage
* A history of service development and delivery.
* A History of strategic planning and organisational growth

YOUR APPLICATION

Further details can be found in the booklet attached. THE DEADLINE FOR
ALL APPLICATIONS IS **APPLY ON THE WEBSITE**.**APPLY ON THE
WEBSITE**PM ON MONDAY 3RD OF OCTOBER **APPLY ON THE WEBSITE**.

Applications with CV and Letter of Interest should be sent to: **Apply
on the website**.
Alternatively they can be posted to:
Micheál Walsh, Director of Services,
Right of Place Second Chance,
Healing & Training Centre,
**Apply on the website** Parnell Street,
Waterford City.

Applications will not be accepted after the closing date.
Right of Place Second Chance encourages all individuals to apply and
we are an equal opportunities employer.

FURTHER INFORMATION AND BOOKLET

Please see the attached booklet to access further information of the
job specifics.

_RIGHT OF PLACE SECOND CHANCE IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER._


We need : English (Good)

Type: Permanent
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