A CALL FOR NEW BOARD MEMBERS

Since 1879 the Saint John of God Brothers in Ireland have been leaders and innovators in providing services to the most vulnerable children and adults in Ireland, the UK, Malawi and other places.

Expressions of interest to serve as a director of our Board are now being sought from people with expertise or experience in one or more of the following areas; -corporate governance; corporate finance and accounting; programme, quality, safety and risk management in a health and social care setting; safeguarding of vulnerable people; property and estates management; human resources; engaging with the public service; legal affairs; media relations; advocacy; public procurement; best practice services delivery models and clinical governance. As well as possessing the relevant professional expertise and experience, applicants should also have a personal interest in the people we support and an affinity with the values of Saint John of God and supporting people to experience an enriched quality of life.

Saint John of God Community Services clg is one of the largest providers of its kind in the State. Our dedicated staff of 2,500 supports almost 8,000 children and adults with intellectual disability and mental ill health in Ireland. Saint John of God Community Services clg is part of the wider Saint John of God Group.

Our services, funded by the HSE, are provided by way of a Service Arrangement and Residential services for people with intellectual disability are regulated by the Health Information and Quality Authority (HIQA). Our Board and executive management team are committed to providing and developing our services in accordance with current legislation, national policy and international best practice.

Expressions of interest to serve as a director of our Board are now being sought from people with expertise or experience in one or more of the following areas;

  • corporate governance
  • corporate finance and accounting
  • programme, quality, safety and risk management in a health and social care setting
  • safeguarding of vulnerable people
  • property and estates management
  • human resources
  • engaging with the public service
  • legal affairs
  • media relations
  • advocacy
  • public procurement
  • best practice services delivery models and clinical governance

As well as possessing the relevant professional expertise and experience, applicants should also have a personal interest in the people we support and an affinity with the values of Saint John of God and supporting people to experience an enriched quality of life.

As a registered charity, our Board members do not receive any payment for their services.

THE BOARD RECRUITMENT PROCESS:

Expressions of interest are hereby sought from individuals who feel they can contribute to the company’s work in support of the individuals we support and their families.

Completed application should be to be sent to company.secretary@sjog.ie

or by post to:

Company Secretary, Saint John of God Hospitaller Ministries, Granada, Stillorgan Road, Stillorgan, County Dublin

Closing date: 5.00pm 28st February 2020

We look forward to hearing from you.

DOCUMENTS TO DOWNLOAD

Expression of Interest Form

Competency Framework

Financial Statements 2017