Catholic Institute for Deaf People: Support Worker (Nights)

NOTE: This item has expired and will soon be unavailable for viewing.

Catholic Institute for Deaf People

Job Title: Support Worker (nights) for a sleepover shift

Location: St Joseph’s and St Mary’s Boarding Campuses

Salary: €9.80 per hour

Contract duration: September 2019 – June 2020

Summary: To assist the staff team in providing a quality service to boarders. The night support worker participates as part of a team and is expected to act as a support to the night team should an issue arise.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Below are the key areas of responsibility;

  • Ensure compliance with practice with organisational policies, procedures, national legislation, Children First, HIQA/TULSA and other applicable standards
  • Contribute to the recording of complaints and incidents of concern
  • Engage with parents/carers of boarders
  • To provide a high standard of care overnight, including hygiene, continence, mobility, dressing and general care should the need arise.
  • Participate in reflective supervision with the Social Care Leader/Care Manager
  • Additional tasks are included in the role of support worker.

Key Requirements:

  • QQI level 5 Care Assistant or equivalent

Any interested applicants should forward their CV and a short covering letter stating their suitability for the role. Please email by Monday 19 August 2019.

If you require further details on this role, please contact me directly at

All offers of employment with CIDP may be subject to Garda Vetting clearance.

Mary Stringer
HR and Governance Manager


Dublin 7

Expiry date: 


Date Entered/Updated: