Misty Croft: Social Care Team Leader, Social Care Workers & Relief Social Care Workers

Misty Croft

Misty Croft Ltd require motivated and caring staff to fill the following positions in our existing Children’s Residential centre in Dublin and some relief positions in Wicklow:

Social Care Team Leader (SCTL)

Social Care Workers (SCW)

Relief Social Care Workers (RSCW)

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

Our Mission: We at Misty Croft Ltd. aim 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 Social Care Team Leader positions are required to demonstrate competency in Social Care and have excellent interpersonal skills

Qualifications required:

  • Degree in Social Care or equivalent
  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience working in a Children’s residential service post qualification
  • Proven track record of leadership (desirable)
  • Management qualification desirable

What we are looking for in our SCTL’s:

  • Enthusiastic, motivated individuals with a diverse skill set including leadership, problem solving capabilities
  • Knowledge of relevant childcare legislation, National Standards for Children’s Residential Centres, and best practice.
  • Policy development and implementation
  • Good ability with rota development and oversight
  • Ability to provide guidance to SCW/RSCW on Keyworking programs
  • Excellent 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

Candidates for the permanent and Relief Social Care Worker positions are required to demonstrate competency in Social Care and have excellent interpersonal skills

Qualifications required:

  • Degree in; Social Care/Applied 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 Friday 28th January 2022, shortlisting may apply and an integrated panel may be formed for future positions. Misty Croft Ltd is an equal opportunity employer.

Please complete and return the attached Application form to: info@psalt.ie Privacy policy and job descriptions available upon request@ info@psalt.ie Interviews may be completed remotely soon after closing date.

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General Info

Date Entered/Updated
13th Jan, 2022
Region
Dublin & Wicklow
Expiry Date
28th Jan, 2022