ADON - Co Galway

Servisource €50000.0 - 56000.0 Per year Full time Save This Job
€50000.0 - 56000.0 Per year
Full time
Other Qualified Professional
26 Jan 2024
23 Jul 2024

Job Description

The successful candidate will be responsible for achieving the following key outcomes:


  • To manage all facets of the service to ensure a high standard of resident care at all times.
  • To provide support, advice, and guidance to the Home by way of an on-call arrangement.
  • Plan and manage on call rota with PIC .
  • To lead by example and be a role model to focus staff on resident care by fostering a person-centred approach underpinning the values and philosophy we hold.
  • Be involved in the recruitment, selection, induction, management, and supervision of all new staff.
  • To manage and support all heads of department including nursing, maintenance, and catering staff on a day to day basis.
  • Educate and support staff to ensure compliance with policies and procedures on a 24hour basis. This will include some night monitoring visits.
  • Liaise with and communicate with MDT practitioners ensuring a person-centred service to the residents in our care.

Care Provision:

  • Ensure that care is delivered at a high standard in keeping with the companies’ policies and procedures.
  • Educate and advise all staff on the person-centred approach and the importance of ensuring same in all delivery of care, engagement, and interaction with residents.
  • Ensure that any deficit in the service is managed in keeping with the companies Complaints Policies/Elder Abuse Policy.
  • Ensure medication is managed within the home and compliance with ABA, Company Policy, HSE directives and guidelines.
  • Conduct audits of the services provided within the home and report findings to the PIC /General Manager.
  • Manage, support, and offer guidance to Nurses, HealthCare assistants and all other departments


  • Communicate openly with all staff, residents, families, other health professionals and visitors in a courteous and professional manner reflecting positively on the Home.
  • Ensure all company reports and information that is requested internally are prepared and delivered on time e.g. Audits
  • Attend internal company meetings and represent the company externally at meetings when and if required.
  • Ensure all relevant information is disseminated to the appropriate staff.

Human Resources

  • Ensure staff rosters are maintained and an adequate staff skill mix is maintained at all times.
  • Be involved in the recruitment, selection, induction, and management of all staff to facilitate excellent person-centred care.
  • Be involved in the management of staff disciplinary and grievance procedures seeking advice and input from the General Manager where appropriate and required.
  • Ensure staff compliance with company Policies and Procedures.
  • Educate and promote the person-centred care philosophy to all staff.

Training and Development

  • Ensure staff receive an appropriate induction, supervision, and yearly appraisals in keeping with company policy.
  • Lead, guide, support and motivate staff to ensure agreed objectives are met and provide coaching where necessary to staff who need to improve their performance.
  • Ensure staff competencies with ongoing supervision and ensure any deficits are recorded, noted and addressed.

Health and Safety

  • Be involved in the Management of the Home ensuring the safety and comfort of the residents at all times.
  • Manage the home, in the absence of the PIC appropriately and effectively ensuring where possible the safety of the staff and visitors at all times.
  • Ensure staff are provided with training and support around emergency situations.
  • Ensure compliance with all companies’ policies and procedures.
  • Ensure compliance with external agencies such as HIQA and HSA and other regulatory requirements are maintained.


  • To ensure the Home meets with all statutory and regulatory requirements.
  • Ensure the Home is prepared for Inspections (HIQA, NERA, EHO and Fire Officer).

Ref: JO-2401-528431

Job Details

ADON - Co Galway

Galwayd Servisource
€50000.0 - 56000.0 Per year
Job level
Other Qualified Professional
Full time
26 Jan 2024
23 Jul 2024

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