Praxis Care: Director of Care & Development - Republic of Ireland

Are you looking for a career that will develop you, challenge you and allow you to make a difference in the lives of others?

Praxis Care supports individuals with mental ill health, autism, learning disabilities and dementia; providing innovative, professional, high quality support services to people across the spectrum of need and particularly at the higher level of complexity in Northern Ireland, the Republic of Ireland, England and the Isle of Man.

Praxis Care is currently experiencing exceptional growth and, as a result, have the following vacancies within the Senior Management Team:

Director of Care & Development
Republic of Ireland

We have an opportunity for a highly experienced and enthusiastic person with the desire and passion to help us grow whilst maintaining our quality and commitment to excellent service. As the Director of Care and Development in the Republic of Ireland, you will be responsible for the development and delivery of high quality care services to Children and Adults across the Republic of Ireland. You will lead a team of Regional Directors and Operational Heads in strategic and operational goals to maintain efficient and effective sale services. The post-holder will also work closely with the CEO and work alongside other Directors of Care and Development to form the Senior Leadership Team for Praxis Care. Through this, you will formulate strategic operational and development plans as required and will contribute to the strategic focus for care and support the financial targets in Praxis Care business plans.

For further information on the role please contact: 079 2985 3064

*Salary information is based on working full time hours. Salary dependent on qualification/experience*

In addition to competitive rates of pay, Praxis Care provides:

A Great Work Environment

  • Compassionate culture
  • Comprehensive training and 24/7 team support
  • Continuous professional development/training including the opportunity to gain recognised qualifications related to your role e.g QCF3/5
  • Career progression opportunities
  • Opportunities for additional hours

Care For Your Physical and Mental Health

  • Paid annual leave, which increases with length of service
  • Occupational sick pay
  • Occupational Maternity Pay
  • Employer funded Healthcare scheme
  • Private Medical Cover
  • PPE provided
  • Confidential counselling service
  • Save on the purchase of any bicycle on the Organisation Cycle to work scheme
  • Eye test vouchers
  • Access to information portals & assistance through 3rd party vendors on areas related to your Mental, Physical and Financial Wellbeing

Additional Financial Benefits

  • Coming soon: Early Access to earned wages through the employer salary advance software
  • Significant employer pension contribution
  • Refer-a-friend bonuses
  • Death in service benefit
  • Long service awards
  • Car allowance

Director of Care & Development

Full Time: 37.5 hours
Hybrid – 2 days per week in Ardee

As an organisation we are dedicated to ensuring that all of our employees are equipped to carry out their role. We therefore provide comprehensive training that all employees complete before taking up their new career within Praxis which will last for 2 weeks and cover all of the information and training you will need.

Closing Date: 3rd February 2023

To see what our staff have to say about working for Praxis Care please visit:

For any other queries please contact:
Telephone: 07929853064

A waiting list may be created to fill similar vacancies in this jurisdiction which may arise within 9 months of the interview date.

This organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable individuals and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Background checks including, but not limited to, a satisfactory reference from your current employer and enhanced Police Check will be required for all successful candidates within direct care positions before a start date can be confirmed.

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Praxis Care is an Equal Opportunities Employer

General Info

Date Entered/Updated
24th Jan, 2023
Hybrid / Co Louth
Expiry Date
3rd Feb, 2023