Misty Croft: Social Care Manager (Maternity Cover) & Relief Social Care Workers

Misty Croft Ltd

Misty Croft Ltd require motivated and caring staff to fill the following positions in our Children’s Residential centres:

Social Care Manager (SCM) Required (1)
Full time, 1 year Fixed-Term maternity cover contract.

Relief Social Care Workers (RSCW)

Misty Croft Ltd. are seeking applications from highly motivated and enthusiastic individuals to join in managing and working with our social care teams. Misty Croft work with separated children seeking asylum in our children’s residential units.

Misty Croft Ltd. aims to assist and support young people displaced from their country of origin who are separated from family and friends in preparing them for onward placements.

We consider each young person we work with to be an equal and valued member of society, whose individual needs are met through a high-quality, needs led service by a competent, skilled and caring workforce.

Candidates for the SCM maternity post are required to demonstrate clear leadership ability and have excellent interpersonal skills. The hours for this position are 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday.

Qualifications required:

  • A recognised professional qualification in Social Care or equivalent
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in Social Care post qualification
  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience in a management role I.E. Team leader/Deputy manager
  • Proficient in IT skills

What we are looking for in our SCM’s:

  • Excellent planning, organisational and communication skills
  • To ensure care practices comply with relevant childcare legislation, National Standards for Children’s Residential Centres and best practice.
  • Lead a YP focused service
  • Demonstrate kindness and compassion
  • Knowledge/experience of working with people from culturally diverse backgrounds
  • Full clean driving licence

Reporting to: Director of Service, probationary period will apply

Candidates for RSCW positions are required to demonstrate competency in Social Care and have excellent interpersonal skills

Qualifications required:

  • A recognised professional qualification in a Social Care
  • A minimum of 1 years post qualifying experience (desirable)
  • Proficient in IT skills

What we are looking for in our SCW’s:

  • Enthusiastic, motivated individuals with a diverse skill set
  • Knowledge of relevant childcare legislation, National Standards for Children’s Residential Centres and best practice.
  • Kindness and compassion
  • Good report writing skills
  • Knowledge/experience of working with people from culturally diverse backgrounds
  • Full clean driving licence (desirable)

Reporting to: Social Care Manager, probationary period will apply

Please note successful applicants will be subject to Misty Croft vetting process in line with TUSLA/HSE guidelines including Garda clearance.

Closing date for Applications is Friday 20th August 2021, shortlisting may apply and panel may be formed for future positions. please email info@psalt.ie for further information. Privacy policy is available upon request at info@psalt.ie Interviews may be completed remotely. Please complete and return the attached Application form to: info@psalt.ie

General Info

Date Entered/Updated
20th Jul, 2021
Region
Dublin
Expiry Date
20th Aug, 2021