Clarecare: Locum Family Worker

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Celebrating 50 years of service to the people of Clare; Clarecare is a professional not for profit organisation providing a range of people centred social services to individuals and families in County Clare. Current services provided include Family Support, Elderly Care Services, Counselling and Bushypark Residential Addiction Treatment Centre. Clarecare’s headquarters are based in Ennis with local offices in Shannon, Kilrush, Killaloe and Ennistymon. Further information is available on www.clarecare.ie www.bushypark.ie

We are currently recruiting for the following position:

Locum Family Worker - 5 days per week – fixed term post

(initially for 6 months with a view to being extended until December 2019), subject to review and funding)

Based in Clarecare’s Ennis office, the successful candidate will provide practical and emotional support for vulnerable families in their own homes.

Essential requirements include:

  • A minimum of Diploma (FETAC Level 6) in Social Care or Childcare.
  • At least three years relevant experience working with vulnerable families; of which, at least one year’s experience must have been specifically working with parents on a consistent basis, in their own home-setting.
  • Experience of working with marginalised and disadvantaged groups.

To apply for this position, please refer to the full job description and application form which is available on Clarecare’s website link: https://www.clarecare.ie/news/

Please forward completed application form and up to date CV by latest 5.00 p.m. on Tuesday, 15th January 2019 to: Carmel Keane, Administration (HR) Manager, Clarecare, Harmony Row, Ennis, Co. Clare. Tel: 065-6867003. Email: ckeane@clarecare.ie

PLEASE DO NOT APPLY FOR THIS POSITION IF YOU DO NOT HOLD THE ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS.

Shortlisting for interview will apply on the basis of information submitted on the application.

Clarecare is an Equal Opportunities Employer

Region: 

Ennis, Co Clare

Expiry date: 

15/01/19

Date Entered/Updated: 

21/12/18