Pathways Ireland: Social Care Leader, Social Care Workers & Relief Social Care Workers

Pathways Ireland

“Taking steps towards a better future for children and families

Due to expansion PATHWAYS IRELAND

are now recruiting for the following positions:


Full Time Contract available in Athy, Portarlington, and Mountrath.


Full Time Contracts
Full Time Contract available in Athy, Mountrath, Castledermot, and Newbridge.


All Locations
Locations listed below

*Salaries listed on a pro rata basis

PATHWAYS IRELAND have residential centres in the following areas:

  • Athy, Co Kildare *NEW CENTRE*
  • Duleek, Meath/Louth Border
  • Newbridge, Co. Kildare
  • Carlow, Co. Carlow
  • Castledermot, Kildare/Carlow Border
  • Garryhinch, Laois/Offaly Border
  • Mountrath, Co. Laois

Minimum Requirements:

  • BA in Applied Social Studies or other relevant third level qualification (minimum level 7)

*Other relevant professional qualifications (equivalent) accepted are:

A professional qualification (Level 7/8 or above) in:

  • Nursing/Psychiatric Nursing
  • Psychology
  • Teaching
  • Social Science
  • Youth & Community
  • Child and Adolescent Psychotherapy
  • Social Work
  • Full current driving licence
  • Flexible to undertake a roster covering various centres when necessary
  • Social Care Leader positions - 3 years full time experience in mainstream residential childcare


  • Attractive salary with incremental scale
  • sleepover allowance - €84 per sleepover
  • Company Health insurance
  • Company pension scheme
  • Professional training supplied
  • Significant career progression opportunities

To Apply:

To apply for the advertised positions please fill in the application form attached below and send it to

Please specify which vacancy you are applying for. Applications will only be accepted on the attached application form which has been fully completed, if you have any further questions please feel free to contact Sinead Whiteley, in our HR department on 087 0619348 or

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General Info

Date Entered/Updated
21st Sep, 2022
Various Locations
Expiry Date
21st Nov, 2022