St. Joseph's Foundation: Senior Grade Supervisor

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St. Joseph's Foundation

Bakers Road, Charleville, Co. Cork

St. Joseph's Foundation is a voluntary organisation providing comprehensive services for people with Intellectual Disabilities. The Foundation presently provides Adult Rehabilitative (RT) Programmes, Adult Day Services, Residential, Respite Care, Elder Care and Home Support in the North Cork and South West Limerick region. We have Day Service Locations in Charleville, Mitchelstown, Liskennett, Kilmallock, Newmarket, Dromcollogher, Bruff and Mallow. We have Residential settings in both Co. Cork & Co. Limerick. Applications are invited for the following permanent post:

Senior Grade Supervisor

(Monday to Friday – 35 hours per week)

The successful candidate will have primary responsibility for the development & delivery of individual plans for Service Users participating in both Rehabilitative Training and Day Service Programmes. He/she will have responsibility for the supervision of Service Users & their integration into the community in line with the New Directions Programme for Adult Day Services. He/she will also have responsibility for the supervision of staff.

The candidate will have:

  • A relevant qualification at QQI Level 5 or equivalent is essential
  • A QQI Accredited Diploma/Degree in Applied Social Studies/Social Care or a qualification in Nursing (RNID) or Social Work (Degree) or a Degree in Training and Education is desirable
  • Train the Trainer Qualification, or its equivalent is preferable
  • The ability to work on his/her own initiative and supervise service users/staff in a Day Service/Rehabilitative Training Programme setting.
  • A minimum of 3 years post qualification experience in the Intellectual Disability sector is essential.
  • Knowledge/understanding of the New Directions Programme for Adult day Services

Informal enquiries to Ms. Sarah Moore, Adult Day Services Manager on 086 8326145


  • Qualifications must be validated with the Department of Health & Children if studies were completed outside Ireland Department of Health & Children Salary Scales 01/10/2020 will apply
  • A full Irish/EU Driving License & Indemnification of the Foundation on your car insurance policy is a requirement of the post.
  • Panels of suitably qualified persons will be formed from which further vacancies may be filled.

For application forms and further details please email or phone 063 89252. Application Forms on

Closing Date for receipt of completed application Wednesday, 22nd September 2021.

St. Joseph’s Foundation is an equal opportunities employer

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General Info

Date Entered/Updated
8th Sep, 2021
Co Cork & Co Limerick
Expiry Date
22nd Sep, 2021