Person in Charge Social Care

Medforce is currently seeking a Social Person in Charge in Co. Kilkenny & Co. Kildare, Ireland. The primary purpose of this role is to ensure the oversight of Community compliance with all regulatory and statutory requirements as well those requirements arising under service agreements with relevant bodies.

A key function of the role is to guide, monitor, and lead the community staff team. They are responsible for motivating the staff team as well as inspiring positive communication within the team so that they can work together toward achieving goals and as directed by the designated leader.


 Main purpose of the role:

To uphold the Community ethos and values in the role of principle person responsible for the day to day management of the Community. Ensuring the Community provides residential and person-centered support where individuals supported by the Community enjoy an environment that is safe and provides an excellent quality of life where individuals achieve their ambitions. Working with staff and coworkers to develop and plan all aspects of the service that promote quality for both services users and coworkers meeting Health Information & Quality Authority standards. Providing leadership to the Community and line management to those working within the Community. Ensuring the Community operates effectively and sustainably, building on Camphill’s ethos to offer an inspiring model of social enterprise and community building involving disabled adults. This job description describes the roles and responsibilities as currently envisaged. 

 Character: Each candidate must be of attested good character and maintain that status during the period of employment.

Health: Candidates must be fully competent and capable of undertaking the duties attached to the position and be in a state of health such as would indicate a reasonable prospect of the ability to render regular and efficient service. In order to satisfy this qualification any applicant may be required to provide a fitness to work report from their GP.

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