Social Care Manager

at Terra Glen - Residential Care Services (view profile)
Location Dublin, Ireland
Date Posted March 27, 2019
Category Social Care
Job Type Permanent

Description

Post: Social Care Manager
Reporting to: Director of Operations and Director of Services

Responsibilities:
Managing a residential unit & be responsible for modelling & leading the development & promotion of professional social care & safety practice that delivers positive outcomes for young people & their families.
Managing the care team with particular emphasis on placement plans & professional development.
Providing leadership & guidance to the social care team.
Ensuring health & safety are maintained at all times.
Ensuring that social care & safety practice are delivered within a caring environment.
Continuously improving social care practice through promoting a child-centred approach to both care staff & young people.

Person Specification:
Minimum of 3 years + management experience in residential services for adolescents
5 years+ experience in total ideally with some team lead/management duties
Achievement in managing professional staff
Experience in, and demonstrated ability to empower others to achieve successful record in the delivery of care services to a high standard
A degree level qualification in Social Care is a requirement for this position
Full clean driving license
TCI, First Aid, and/or Health & Safety training will be considered advantageous
A thorough knowledge of Principles and Practice of Social care.

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