Kerry Parents and Friends Association: Support Workers & Relief Staff

Kerry Parents and Friends Association LogoKERRY PARENTS AND FRIENDS ASSOCIATION is a voluntary organisation committed to the delivery of life enhancing services and supports, responding to needs, wishes and choices of people with an intellectual disability, connected to support networks in their communities.

Applications are invited for the position of Support Workers

(We are also seeking to recruit relief Staff in the following Disciplines: Nursing, Social Care & Support Worker – Countywide)

Location: Killarney Residential Services
Post: 1 x Permanent, Part-Time Post – 16.5 hrs per week
Post: 1 x Permanent, Part- Time Post –12.25 hrs per week
(Weekend and Evening Shifts included)

Essential Criteria:

  • QQI Level 5 in Healthcare Support or equivalent qualification
  • Experience of working in a care delivery capacity, preferably within a disability service
  • Car owner with a full clean drivers licence

The core activities for the post of Support Worker will include planning and setting goals with the person to assist them in meeting their personal, social, recreational, academic, independent living, community integration, training and supported employment needs.

For application forms or informal queries, please contact the HR Department at 064-6632742 or by email to

Completed Application Forms must be submitted to:
Human Resources Department, Kerry Parents and Friends Association, Old Monastery, Port Rd, Killarney, Co. Kerry.
By 5pm on Wednesday the 29th of May, 2019

(A panel may be formed from which future vacancies throughout the Association may be filled up to the 31st of December 2019)

Kerry Parents and Friends Association is an equal opportunities employer.


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