Gateway Residential Care: Social Care Workers

Gateway Residential Care

Social Care Worker

Location Sligo, Leitrim, Roscommon
Salary Average 34,000- 36,000 per annum
Permanent and Relief Posts available

We are seeking applications from enthusiastic social care workers with a passion for supporting young people who are unable to live with own families and who are referred to our service by Tusla. The roles are based in our new residential house that is opening in Carrick on Shannon and our existing services in Sligo, Leitrim, and Roscommon. These positions are ideal for those who enjoy working in a team and want to make a difference in the lives of children and young people who have experienced trauma in their early years. You will be provided with extensive training in our model of care to assist you in your role and will also have access to a multidisciplinary team that provides therapeutic support to the young people.


  • Qualification of minimum level 7 social care degree or alternative to include social work, social science, psychology, child and adolescent psychotherapy or youth and community work, teaching or nursing.
  • Have a full driving licence and be willing to drive company vehicles.
  • Have a genuine passion for working with children and young people.

Benefits to working with Company

  • Opportunity to work with a dedicated team in a meaningful role
  • Working in a well-resourced environment with access to the multidisciplinary team
  • Highly competitive incremental salary scale allowing progression
  • Premium rates paid on Sunday and Bank Holidays
  • Flexible work schedule to accommodate both staff and service users
  • Extensive training opportunities
  • Significant promotion opportunities for those interested in progression


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General Info

Date Entered/Updated
14th Jan, 2022
Sligo, Leitrim & Roscommon
Expiry Date
14th Mar, 2022