Location Manager - Day Services, Wicklow

Ireland, County Wicklow, Wicklow
Published 2023-05-27
Expires 2023-06-27
ID #1592720287
Location Manager - Day Services, Wicklow
Ireland, County Wicklow, Wicklow,
Published May 27, 2023

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Job type: Full time
Contract type: Permanent
Salary type: Monthly
Occupation: Location manager - day services

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In Gheel, we focus on supporting individuals with autism through their life journey and enabling them to have fulfilling life experiences, while having autonomy and control over their choices and decisions. Gheel Autism Services provides a wide range of services for adults with autism including day and vocational opportunities, outreach support, and a variety of supported living options. Across our services we consider how each person thinks, learns, and processes information to develop a personalised plan of support. Considering individuals strengths and motivations, we enable people to obtain meaningful outcomes. Our committed practitioners receive regular training and they are equipped with the knowledge and skills to enable each individual to have positive and meaningful life experiences. All staff are involved in changing the culture of supporting people into a more inclusive, independence-focused style of support – where people are encouraged to be partners in, not recipients of, their service delivery.Benefits Include:Access to Health InsuranceAccess to Educational Support SchemeCompany pension with company contribution (including income protection and death-in-service benefits)Employee Assistant Programme Paid Maternity & Paternity LeaveUp to 27 days of Annual leaveBike to Work schemeTraining and development (CPD)Option to join the Health Service credit unionWe currently have the following Location Manager vacancy in Greystones. Co. Wicklow. This is an exciting opportunity for the right candidates to bring their skills and talents to Gheel and to move your career to the next level.Location Manager – Day Services – 1.00 WTE Full-Time, Permanent, – Greystones, Co. Wicklow.The Location Manager provides direct support to the people we support while also having overall management of the team in this part of the service. The service is in a day setting, supporting adults with a diagnosis of ASD to integrate into their local community and to live self-determined lives.The successful candidate will pursue initiatives which promote independence, personal development, and leisure activities within the context of the quality-of-life model. The Location Manager will be responsible for roster administration and related responsibilities such as leave and payroll submissions. The Location Manager will support high quality service delivery through day-to-day management, recruitment, induction, probation, supervision, and appraisal. The Location Manager will also oversee and make transition plans for new referrals.The successful candidate will report to the Regional Manager and will work as an integral part of the regional team.Qualifications and Experience Requirements:Essential Qualifications for this post:Third level Qualification in Social Care or a related disciplineProficient in the use of Microsoft Office Suite and use of internet and emailFull Clean Drivers licenceDesirable:Management QualificationEssential Experience:Experience in a similar roleFour years recent experience in the social care/disability sectorExperience managing staff and possess the confidence to resolve issues as they arise at local level.Manage the rolling rosters and allocate staff as per service needs or requirementsA knowledge of New Directions guidelines.Ability to support and drive change managementConfidence and experience negotiating and liaising with external stakeholdersDesirable Experience:Experience of Adult SafeguardingHave knowledge and experience supporting people with Autism.Salary Scale: Successful candidates will be paid in line with 2016 HSE revised consolidated Grade V Clerical pay scale point 1; €40,209 – LSI; €48,496 per annum based on working a 39-hour week.The successful post holder will also be eligible for additional remuneration in addition to the aforementioned salary, point 1; €2,339 – LSI €3,121 per annum as per the phased pay restoration process between Section 39 Agencies and the Department of Health.There are 27 days of annual leave with this post.Terms and Conditions:The salary scale for the post is aligned with the Department of Health and Children Clerical Grade V.Hours of work are 39 hours per week with a high degree of flexibility built in to facilitate service needs.  Details will be discussed and agreed with the successful candidates.  The residential rosters will include overnights for which an allowance is paid.To apply for this position please submit your cover letter and up to date CV.  Applicants will be shortlisted for an interview based on the evidence outlined in their C.V.The closing date for receipt of all completed applications is Sunday, 11th June 2023 at 5 pm.  Late applications will not be accepted.  Interviews will take place shortly thereafter.A panel may be formed from which future vacancies may be filledGarda Vetting is a requirement of the recruitment process.

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