Do you live a full and active life?

Do you believe that everyone has a right to do so?

Do you have the vision and passion to work in a Supported Self-Directed Living Community Service?

 

Are you ready to make a meaningful impact? We’re thrilled to announce exciting opportunities for both permanent and fixed-term contracts, offering a fulfilling 39-hour work week. As a Person In Charge (PIC), you’ll be more than a title – you’ll be a driving force and advocate for empowering individuals to lead lives to the fullest. Your role will be pivotal as you become the central liaison among the people we support, their families, multi-disciplinary teams, senior management, communities, and more. 

 

Imagine leading a committed team with a clear ethos, making daily strides towards fostering a vibrant environment. Collaborating closely with your line manager, you’ll play a vital part in shaping key decisions. Flexibility will be your hallmark, adapting seamlessly to evolving service needs and integrating into our dynamic team.
At Aurora, we embrace the profound responsibilities that come with being a PIC under the HIQA Regulations. We wholeheartedly understand the weight of this role and are committed to ensuring a balanced workload. To better support our PICs, we’re amplifying their presence across the organisation, ensuring that every PIC oversees no more than 2 designated centres, with a maximum of 5 people supported.
Join us on this journey of transformation and empowerment. Be the PIC who sparks change and touches lives. 

 

Qualifications required:

 

  • A 3rd level qualification of at least Level 7 in Social Care or Applied Social Care Studies, or;
  • A Nursing qualification – in Intellectual Disability, Psychiatric, General or Children’s

 

Experience required: 

 

  • 3 years’ managerial experience in a health care role
  • Proven practical experience or similar experience in a role of this level
  • Proven knowledge and experience of HIQA Standards and Certification

 

Also required: 

 

  • A full, clean, manual, Irish driving licence and own transportation are essential

 

To apply for this position, please email your CV and a cover letter to: HR@aurorakilkenny.ie. The closing date for applications is close of business Tuesday 30th April 2024. Please find a full job description for the role below. We look forward to hearing from you!

 

Aurora Enriching Lives, Enriching Communities is an equal opportunities employer.