To promote and support independent living and successful community integration. To facilitate educational, developmental, recreational and occupational programmes and activities as part of the service provided. Programmes will be designed to match the service user’s needs and capabilities while allowing him/her to develop his/her full potential and obtain the highest quality of life possible.
The Support worker is expected to undertake all daily activities and routines of the service they are working in. This includes direct support to service users, household tasks and administrative procedures. Essential - QQI / FETAC Level 5 Major Award in relevant discipline (eg, health, community, care sector) & experience working within the care field.
Are you passionate about supporting those most vulnerable in our society? We currently have the following vacancies within Intellectual Disability Services: Support Worker (Relief) in Arigna House - Leitrim. Arigna House is a residential scheme for service users who have intellectual disabilities and autism. We are seeking calm, approachable and friendly individuals who are enthusiastic in their role.
The CEO will be a confident, innovative leader with a talent for developing and maintaining effective relationships and a track record in developing engaging advocacy and awareness programmes. This is a great opportunity for an experienced and dynamic individual to lead and expand Alcohol Action into the future – you’ll work closely with the Board to develop and deliver a new strategic plan focusing on a broad set of deliverables whilst managing the overall operations of the organisation.
The role will provide support and encouragement for our volunteers so that they can run their activities and events more professionally, fundraise more effectively and feel more supported and valued. The role is ideal for a solid all-rounder who has skills and experience in dealing with volunteers, organising events, creating and delivering training courses, fundraising and marketing.
Applicants must have full driver’s licence, full QQI Level 5, two years’ experience in healthcare & good standard of verbal & written English. The Senior Home Care Worker role involves providing home care to new and existing clients in the home, & assists the Supervisors with introduction of new Care & Support Workers out in the community.
Enhance your career development in this dynamic position with Sligo Leitrim Mental Health Services. To be considered for this valued position within the Multidisciplinary Team it is essential that you have personal lived experience with a mental health problem; be able to identify with and support young adults to participate in mainstream socially inclusive activities.
The purpose of this job is to provide non-directive Pregnancy Counselling to clients in accordance with IFPA policy and procedures. The successful candidate will be required to provide information and counselling on all options for clients experiencing a crisis pregnancy, create a safe place where clients can discuss and explore presenting issues & participate in aftercare and support for clients and their families.
We are seeking candidates for the roles of Clinical Support Worker and Senior Clinical Support Worker in a variety of locations across Dublin, Laois & Offaly. If you are a Psychologist (Clinical / Educational / Counselling), Social Worker, Occupational Therapist or Mental Health Nurse with experience in health, social care or related setting and are passionate about supporting the mental health of young people, come join our team.
Mental Health Ireland is recruiting a Training Administrative Assistant to work with the Development and Training Manager. Working as a member of Mental Health Ireland’s head office team, this position offers an opportunity to work closely with our Development and Training Manager and make a real contribution to the planning, designing, development and delivery of Mental Health Ireland’s Training programmes.