About Our Staff
We can only run our services and deliver quality care for people at end of life with the commitment and experience of our professional staff. We employ a Chief Executive Officer and a current staff of 38, primarily based in our Nassau Street office. This includes permanent full-time, permanent part-time and contract staff engaged to work on specific projects for a limited period. For example Changing Minds which is a labour intensive project requiring high calibre and highly qualified professionals to develop a code of practice for people with dementia.
Our Senior Management Team
Sharon Foley – CEO
Our CEO Sharon Foley
- Orla Keegan – Head of Education, Research & Bereavement Services
- Marie Lynch – Head of Healthcare Programmes
- Andy Caffrey – Head of Finance and Corporate Support Services
- Jane Flynn – Head of Communications & Public Affairs
- Helen McVeigh - Director of Fundraising
A NOTE ON OUR STAFF AND SALARIES
We welcome transparency on charity salaries, and adopt the Standards of Recommended Practice for Charities (SORP) which recommends the reporting of all salaries over €70,000 in bands of €10,000.
The number of higher paid employees in 2016 is detailed below. The CEO of The Irish Hospice Foundation earns an annual salary of €111,958. In 2013, all senior management including the CEO voluntarily took a 5.5% pay reduction. Another member of the senior management team took a voluntary pay reduction of 5% in 2015 and a further 11% in 2016.
|€110,000 to €120,000
|€80,000 to €90,000
|€70,000 to €80,000