Praxis Care: Support Worker - Slane Road, Blackcastle

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We have a long standing reputation for excellence with a high demand for services and as part of this the organisation is currently going through an exciting time of change and growth. We have plans to double our size within the next 3 years and expand our geographical locations and service provision. We have opportunities available for enthusiastic people with a passion for caring who want to continue to make a difference to the lives of those living with learning disabilities, mental ill health, acquired brain injury, or dementia across Northern Ireland, Republic of Ireland, England, and Isle of Man.

Are you passionate about supporting those most vulnerable in our society? We currently have the following vacancies within Intellectual Disability Services:

Support Worker Full Time


Slane Road, Blackcastle is a new development that provides care and support for individuals with intellectual disabilities. The support workers are part of the team whose function is to meet the practical, physical and emotional needs of the service users within the scheme.
For more information on the role please contact the scheme manager, Graham on 085-8707852

Support Worker Full Time
(39 hours per week) €26,590 – €36,680 per annum*
*Salary information is based on working 39 hours per week.

Salary dependent on qualification/experience. Where the role requires sleep-ins a minimum additional payment of €78.40 per night applies.

In return, we offer comprehensive company induction, competitive rates of pay, and the opportunity for additional hours. This is coupled with an excellent training programme, which provides the opportunity to complete recognised Health & Social Care qualifications and to develop your career with Praxis Care.

Application packs, including a full job description detailing essential and desirable criteria, are available via;
Telephone: 048 9072 7172


Closing Date: 17th April 2019 at 12pm

A waiting list may be created to fill similar vacancies in this jurisdiction which may arise within 9 months of the interview date.

This organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable individuals and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Background checks including, but not limited to, a satisfactory reference from your current employer and enhanced Police Check will be required for all successful candidates within direct care positions before a start date can be confirmed.



Co Meath

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