Head Of Service - Living Options

Closing date: 
19 May 2017
The Cedar Foundation is seeking to recruit the following: Head of Service Living Options - Belfast & Regional Services Reference – 17/68/HOS/WEB

We are seeking to appoint a compassionate and committed individual to our senior management team. You will be passionate about the Cedar Foundations values of Collaboration, Equality, Dignity, Achievement and Resilience, and, be focused on delivering quality person centred services.

If you want to be part of an exciting phase of development at Cedar Foundation, we want to hear from you.


The delivery, control, development and quality assurance of Cedar Services Living Option services.


Hours:                          37 hours per week

Salary:                         £41,025.00-£44,757.00(46-50 points)

Contract:                      Permanent

Location:                      Belfast (inc regional services)



  • Have a relevant third level qualification and4 years’ relevant management experience
    • Be able to demonstrate knowledge of and expertise in:
      • The needs of people with a disability, their families and carers
      • People Management & Development
      • Resource & Budget Management (of no less than £300K per annum)
      • Business planning, Leadership and Good Governance (with an understanding of outcome based accountability)
      • Innovation & Continuous Improvement
      • Organisation & planning
      • Managing your resilience
  • Be competent in use of Windows Applications/ Email/ Internet
  • Hold a full current driving license valid for use in UK and Ireland and have access to a car on appointment


This criterion will be waived in the case of a suitable application who has a disability which prohibits them from driving but who is able to organise suitable alternative arrangements in order to meet the requirements of the post



  • Health and Social Care experience / qualification
  • Experience of working with people with complex challenging needs and promoting positive behavioural support
  • Knowledge of ASCOT and a ‘results outcome based’ approach




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Closing date: 19th May 2017 4pm

Interview date: 30th May 2017


Added by
Roisin Quinn
Closing date:
19 May 2017 4pm
Job Information
Full time
37 hours per week
£41,025 - £44,575
Contact Information
HR Department
31 Ulsterville Avenue
028 90 666 188
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