T: DePaul ROI Office 00353 1453 7111/ NI Office 02890 647755
Salary €40,165.80 per annum
Permanent, full time 35 hours per week, Monday – Friday
Your new role
This role offers a fantastic opportunity to provide support to our organisation’s central service in Carlow. Depaul is a values-led organisation working with a number of services throughout the Republic and Northern Ireland. This role will report directly to a Project Group Manager and will be responsible for overseeing the day-to-day local management of service delivery. This is an exciting opportunity to join a diverse team of talented individuals.
2 years’ experience working in the homelessness field, ideally in a direct access context
Experience of low threshold harm reduction services (desirable)
Understanding of the key issues relating to managing a residential setting
Ability to use initiative, apply sound decision making skills, including the ability to act calmly in emergencies and respond in a professional manner to challenging and stressful situations
Ability to manage service users with complex needs and challenging behaviours
Ability to ensure that Health and Safety procedures are adhered to
Ability to motivate staff in the provision of services to homeless people
The above list is not exhaustive
What we can offer you
Diversity and inclusion is championed within Depaul, with staff drawn from all walks of life. Strong focus is placed on staff development in the form of robust induction, regular supervision, joint annual reviews, and a wealth of learning and development opportunities. Staff wellbeing is prioritised through a suite of benefits, such as pension, health insurance, Employee Assistance Programme, and much more.
Closing date for applications is Monday 2nd October 2023 @9.00am