The Salvation Army, Lefroy House: Relief Social Care Workers

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The Salvation Army
Lefroy House

We are currently seeking to recruit people who are highly motivated, for our Centre which incorporates 2 services. Nightlight provides 7 emergency beds for young people aged between 12-18 years. The Support Flats provide 6 aftercare units for young adults working towards independent living.

Relief Social Care Workers: Are required for a panel in order to cover full time Social Care Workers holiday & sick leave. 10% night premium, double pay Sundays & Public Holidays worked. Job reference: LH103

Duties include:

  • Work as part of the Social Care Worker team in providing a high level of care to the young people and residents in our services.
  • Assess young people & resident’s needs and implement plans to support these.
  • Complete risk assessments based on the working environment.
  • Assist in the implementation of young people’s & residents care plans.
  • Liaise with relevant professionals and advocate for the residents where appropriate.
  • Support the ethos of the Salvation Army.
  • Rota includes night and weekend work.

Qualifications:

Must have a BA in Social Care (or currently undertaking) 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:

Sharon.fitzmaurice@salvationarmy.ie

Closing Date:  ongoing

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: 

02/04/19

Date Entered/Updated: 

05/02/19