2019.07.08 Team Leader - EIJB0319 | Enable Ireland

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Enable Ireland is a leading national voluntary organisation which provides essential services for 7,500 children and adults with disabilities and their families.

We require dedicated employees, with a flexible and adaptable approach, to help support our work with children and adults with disabilities in Ireland.  


2019.07.08 Team Leader - EIJB0319

Location: Wicklow
Contract Type: Permanent full time

Job Opportunity


We have an exciting opportunity for a Team Leader in our Enable Ireland Adult Service, Rathmore House, Arklow.  This is a Permanent position 39hrs per week.

The Role:
To work as part of a dedicated and innovative team in a community based house providing respite and holiday breaks for adults with disabilities, within a quality framework.

Overview of Duties & Responsibilities (please refer to the job description for full list of duties)

The successful candidate will have:
Essential Criteria:
× Bachelor of Arts in Applied Social Studies/Social Care or equivalent.
× A minimum of 3 year’s work experience in social care or related field.
× Experience of health and safety in a care setting.
× Experience in the delivery of person centered systems, services and supports.
× Awareness of positive behaviour supports.
× Experience of housework tasks such as cleaning, cooking and laundry and maintaining fabric of the house in good repair.
× Experience of working with people with a disability.
× Full clean driving licence

Desirable Criteria:
 Experience working in a residential setting
 Experience of providing support to people with complex needs or challenging behaviour
 Experience with PEG feeding and Catheterisation.

We would love to hear from you if you have a passion for working with our organisation and have the relevant experience/skills required for the role.
Please download Person Specification, Job Description and Employment Application form and forward completed application form to Caroline/Karen in the Dublin South Office by email to HRSandymount@enableireland.ie   or by phone (01- 2615944) with informal queries.

losing date for applications      18th July 2019 at 12 noon 
Interview date:     29th July 2019 

(Applications must be made on Enable Ireland Application Form only CV’s will not be accepted).

A panel may be formed for similar vacancies that may arise within the next year.

Enable Ireland is an equal opportunities employer.
• The post will be subject to reference checks and may be subject to Garda vetting/police clearance, as relevant
• Due to the large volume of applications, we are not in the position to provide individual feedback to applicants who are not shortlisted for interview.
• Applications are invited from suitably qualified applicants from all sections of the community.
• The above information serves only as a guide to the advertised position.  Enable Ireland, at its discretion, reserves the right to change this prior to appointment


Related Resources

2019.07.08 Team Leader Job Description - EIJB0319

2019.07.08 Team Leader Person Specification - EIJB0319

Employment Application Form Word Version