COPE Galway: Relief Community Support Worker – Sonas Day Centre

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COPE Galway Senior Support Services

Promoting Healthy Independent Ageing at Home

We are currently seeking applications for the position of:

Relief Community Support Worker – Sonas Day Centre

A varied role making a real difference to older people by supporting them to live independently in their own home & enabling them to remain part of their community at the Sonas Day Centre

The ideal candidate will have:

  • A good standard of education, preferably in Social Care, Community Development, or in a related field
  • Experience of working with older people, those with mental health issues, vulnerable groups and individuals would be preferred
  • Experience of advocating for clients with statutory and voluntary services
  • A proven ability to communicate effectively and sensitively
  • An ability to maintain professional boundaries
  • An ability to foster positive relations with colleagues and other professional agencies
  • Experience of group work and working one to one with clients
  • A proven ability to be organised in ones approach to work
  • Good computer & administrative skills

Hours of Work: This is a relief role with varied part-time hours. A degree of flexibility can be provided with the ideal candidate able to reciprocate such.

A detailed Job Description/Person Specification and Application Form are available from the Human Resources Department via email hradmin@copegalway.ie

Applicants should submit an Application Form to the HR Dept by 9am, Wednesday 13th February

COPE Galway are an equal opportunities employer

www.copegalway.ie

Region: 

Galway

Expiry date: 

13/02/19

Date Entered/Updated: 

01/02/19