Positive Futures: Senior Support Workers (Full-Time & Part-Time) - Tallaght

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  • Do you believe that people with disabilities have the same rights and choices as everybody else?
  • Would you like to help people achieve their dreams?
  • Are you caring, compassionate, patient and resilient
  • Are you open to taking creative approaches to supporting children and adults with disabilities and complex needs?

Positive Futures is a leading local charity for people with an intellectual disability, acquired brain injury or autistic spectrum condition and their families. After over 21 years in Northern Ireland, Positive Futures is now committed to supporting people across the island of Ireland.

Positive Futures are currently recruiting the following vacancies in our Supported Living Service for adults based in the Tallaght area.

Senior Support Workers

Full and part time hours available

€31, 605- €45, 758

This is an exciting opportunity to join a new and growing service. You will be supporting adults in their own home to achieve their dreams. At times you may have to support individuals with behaviours that challenge, but you will get the training and support you need to do so.

In order to be shortlisted you must demonstrate how you meet the following criteria:

  1. At least three years’ experience of supporting people within a social care setting.
  2. Experience of:
    • assessment, development and implementation of Person Centred Care/Support Plans
    • using behaviour management strategies
    • assessing/managing risk
  3. A full driving licence * to transport people supported*
    *this criteria is waived for candidates unable to meet it due to disability

To apply now please submit a cover letter and CV, clearly demonstrating how you meet these 2 criteria, to clare.mcintyre@positive-futures.net before noon on 10 April 2019. Please clearly detail the position and location you are applying for

For more details please contact Clare McIntyre by email at clare.mcintyre@positive-futures.net

Positive Futures is an Equal Opportunities Employer

Region: 

Tallaght, Dublin 24

Expiry date: 

10/04/19

Date Entered/Updated: 

15/03/19