Instructor / Supervisor Positions – Sunbeam House Services – Bray, Co Wicklow

Sunbeam House Services provides services to adults with intellectual disabilities. Our vision is that all adults should be empowered with the necessary skills to live full and satisfying lives as equal citizens of their local communities. We ensure that this vision is delivered through our core values of Client Centred services, Committed to being and doing the best for our Clients, Staff and Organisation, in and for the Communities we work in, Caring for our Clients, our Staff and our Organisation, in Collaboration with the Community and our partners and in Compliance with legal requirements and best practice.


3 Full-time Fixed Term Posts (1 Year)
1 Part-time Fixed Term Post (1 Year) – 28 hours per week
Bray, Co. Wicklow

The Training Service supports people in a variety of activities such as rehabilitate training, special skills training and various employment activities. The focus is on the growth and development. Listening and responding to the needs of service-users is the hallmarks of our quality service. Annually we ask every person to tell us about their hopes and dreams for the future and their needs for the present. We then use CQL’s (Council on Quality and Leadership) Personal Outcome Measures as a tool to develop a person driven services.

A minimum HETAC Level 7 qualification in Training or Education, Social Care, Psychology or other relevant social science area.
A minimum of 1 years’ post qualification experience of working with people with an intellectual disability
Experience and skills in facilitating group work and community participation, whilst supporting clients in achieving their goals and priorities
Experience in the development, delivery and implementation of accredited courses e.g. FETAC and Oxford Cambridge Reward (OCR)
Knowledge of all relevant legislation and HIQA Standards and a proven ability to implement standards and regulations.
An ability to work on own initiative,  as lone working and as part of a team
Experience working with people with complex needs in a variety of different situations
Experience in dealing with responsive behaviour in a positive manner
Have excellent organisation and communication skills
Be enthusiastic, energetic and creative
Excellent personal & interpersonal skills
Excellent IT skills and report writing skills.
Interest in activities and supports in the community
An ability to deal with confidential information in a discreet and responsible manner.

Please forward letter of application and an up-to-date CV to the HR Department @

Closing Date for receipt of applications:  Wed, 19th August 2015.
Interviews will be held on Wednesday, 26th August 2015

Sunbeam House Services is an Equal Opportunities Employer

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