Hays Social Care: Social Care Worker - Intellectual Disability

Social Care Worker - Intellectual Disability – 12 month contract

Social Care Worker - Intellectual Disability | Dublin | €33K - €44K | Residential and Day Service

Your new company:

Your new company is a leading not for profit organisation that supports adults with intellectual disability, in North Dublin and surrounding areas. Since opening over 40 years ago, your new company currently assists over 300 clients in achieving their full potential through a person centred approach. With expansion and development plans in place for the coming years, your new company is currently looking to grow their Residential Social Care team.

Your new role:

As their Social Care Worker you will assist and empower the client in advocating for themselves and achieving their goals, through a person centred approach. In addition to this, you will act as a role model for the client, by following and teaching health and safety guidelines, providing clear direction and supporting them in maintaining good health and wellbeing. On an ad-hoc basis, you will also work alongside the service manager in relation to service delivery, developments and evaluation of the service via verbal and written reports.

What you’ll need to succeed:

In order to succeed in your new role, you will hold a Level 7/8 Degree in Social Care or a related field. In addition to this, you will have experience in working with adults with an intellectual disability, in either a residential or day service. You will have excellent communication skills and be confident in your computer literacy. You will also have a full clean drivers licence.

What you’ll get in return:

In return, you will be offered a competitive market salary of up to €44,000 per annum, dependent on experience. You will also have the opportunity to work for a large and well renowned organisation, with great opportunity to progress and develop in your role. In addition to this, you will have access to onsite training, as well as be part of an experienced team.

What you need to do now

If you're interested in this role, please email an up to date CV to Orlaith Nangle, Orlaith.nangle@hays.com.

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General Info

Date Entered/Updated
14th Sep, 2020
North Dublin
Expiry Date
14th Nov, 2020