The Salvation Army, Lefroy House: Social Care Workers (Full-Time & Part-Time)

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The Salvation Army Lefroy House

Job reference: LH104

We are currently seeking to recruit people who are highly motivated, for our Centre which incorporates 2 services. Nightlight provides emergency accommodation for young people aged between 12-18 years. The Support Flats provide 6 aftercare apartments for young adults working towards independent living.

Part time and Full time Social Care Workers: Are required for our service. The roles include nights and weekend work. A 10% night premium, double pay on Sundays & Public Holidays worked applies.

Duties include:

  • Work as an active and committed member of the Social Care team in providing a high level of care to the young people and residents in our services, supporting them in achieving their goals.
  • Assess young people & resident’s needs and implement plans to support these in conjunction with all relevant professionals.
  • Complete strengths based assessments.
  • Contribute and assist in the implementation of young people’s & residents care plans.
  • Liaise with relevant professionals and advocate for the residents where appropriate.
  • Keep abreast of relevant changes in legislation, support services for young people and community involvement that will enhance the lives of the young people in our care.
  • Continue to upskill and attend relevant training as identified through professional supervision provided.
  • Support the ethos of the Salvation Army.

Qualifications:

  • Must have a BA in Social Care awarded from the Institute of Technologies or equivalent. Relevant experience is desired.

Probationary Period: All posts are subject to a six month probationary period.

Please forward C.V. and cover letter with reference number to: Niamh.mccarthy@salvationarmy.ie

Closing Date: 01.05.19

The Salvation Army is a Christian Church and a registered Charity, promoting Equality in the Workplace.
Registered in the Republic of Ireland No: 90791 Registered Charity Number CHY6399

Region: 

Dublin

Expiry date: 

01/05/19

Date Entered/Updated: 

09/04/19