National Childcare Residential Services: Permanent Residential Social Care Workers / Residential Social Care Relief Workers

Are you interested in becoming part of an established residential service, working as part of a dynamic care team in a creative, positive and supported environment in order to enhance the lives of young people. National Childcare Residential Services (NCRS) have relocated to the Kildare area, (approx. 15 min from Liffey Valley). The centre is a large 6 six bed bungalow which is situated on 5.6 acres of land and is ideally suited to promote young people’s hobbies and interests. NCRS is a national organisation that caters for the needs of both males and females aged 13 to 17 years on admission since 2008. Our ethos is under- pinned by empowerment, partnership, respect and education through a relationship based approach.

NCRS offer a wide range of interventions and programmes specifically tailored to incorporate the individualised needs of young people. We aim to empower the young people to develop coping strategies and life skills in order for them to make appropriate life choices which will further enhance their ability to relate and communicate within society. We recognise that young people’s lives continue after they leave any care placement, therefore NCRS are committed to providing additional support through outreach.

  • We provide a variety of training in house and externally in order to insure that the care team are fully equipped to meet the needs of the young people
  • Financial support for professional development
  • We offer the opportunity for professional progression within the service
  • Fun based team activities to promote positive relationships
  • Attractive pay rates

NCRS are currently recruiting Social Care Workers /  Relief Social Care Workers to work within our service in Kildare.

For further information please see web site

Successful candidates must have the following:
(Only candidates who meet the criteria will be contacted)

  • Recognised qualification in social care (level 7) or other related fields
  •  Full driving license
  • 4th Year Students welcome to apply

Please submit a cover letter and current CV to;
Closing date for receipt of applications is 5pm, 1st February 2021.

General Info

Date Entered/Updated
11th Jan, 2021
Co Kildare
Expiry Date
1st Feb, 2021