The Salvation Army - Lefroy House: Social Care Worker (Part-Time) & Relief Social Care Worker

The Salvation Army

 

We are currently seeking to recruit people who are highly motivated, for our Centre which incorporates 2 services. Nightlight provides emergency accommodation for young people aged between 12-18 years. The Support Flats provide 6 aftercare apartments for young adults working towards independent living.

1 Social Care Worker part time position 6 month fixed term
Relief Social Care Workers:

Are required for our service. The roles include nights and weekend work. A 10% night premium, double pay on Sundays & Public Holidays worked applies.
Job reference: LH112

Duties include:

  • Work as an active and committed member of the Social Care team in providing a high level of care to the young people and residents in our services, supporting them in achieving their goals.
  • Assess young people & resident’s needs and implement plans to support these in conjunction with all relevant professionals.
  • Complete strengths based assessments.
  • Contribute and assist in the implementation of young people’s & residents care plans.
  • Liaise with relevant professionals and advocate for the residents where appropriate.
  • Keep abreast of relevant changes in legislation, support services for young people and community involvement that will enhance the lives of the young people in our care.
  • Continue to upskill and attend relevant training as identified through professional supervision provided.
  • Support the ethos of the Salvation Army.

Qualifications:

SCW - Must have a BA in Social Care awarded from the Institute of Technologies or equivalent. Relevant experience is desired.

Relief SCW - Must have a BA in Social Care (or currently undertaking) awarded from the Institute of Technologies or equivalent. Relevant experience is desired.

Probationary Period: All posts are subject to a six month probationary period.

Please forward C.V. and cover letter with reference number to:
grainne.usher@salvationarmy.ie

Closing Date: 03.04.2020

The Salvation Army is a Christian Church and a registered Charity, promoting Equality in the Workplace.
Registered in the Republic of Ireland No: 90791 Registered Charity Number CHY6399

General Info

Date Entered/Updated
23rd Mar, 2020
Region
Dublin 1
Expiry Date
3rd Apr, 2020