Safeguarding and Protection Manager – (Adult Disability Service)

Position: Safeguarding and Protection Manager – (Adult Disability Service)

Reports to: CEO or nominated Manager.

Location: Hybrid / Kilkenny – Ireland

Salary: €49,041-€59,914 (DOE)

Position Overview:

To act as a full support function to the organization in ensuring all members with support needs are safeguarded and protected from all forms of abuse and will support with all matters relating to Safeguarding. Management and supervision of all staff within the Safeguarding Team.

Key Responsibilities:

Change Management

• Promote and participate in the implementation of change

• Proactively identify inequities / inefficiencies in service administration and implement solutions to improve service delivery, in line with legislation and benchmarking against best practice structures

• Embrace change and adapt local work practices accordingly by finding practical ways to make policies work, ensuring team knows how to action changes

• Encourage and support staff through change process.

Abbreviated, full job description will be provided on application.


A minimum of a Level 8 on the QQI Framework – BA in Social Care Studies or equivalent relevant qualification in Health or Social Care or in a relevant professional discipline.

Nursing, Psychology, Behaviour Support Speciality Candidates must possess the competencies and skills appropriate to working with persons with an intellectual disability.

We are open to speaking to people currently living in Ireland with the relevant requirements and would also be able to assist overseas / Expat workers looking to return to Ireland.

Please apply through the link provided or send your cv direct to and we will come back to you as soon as possible to answer any queries or provide extra advice/information.


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