MooreHaven Centre: Residential Services Support Workers

MooreHaven Centre

2 Year Fixed Term Contracts - Residential Services Support Workers

1 x 60 hours per 4 week Residential Service Support Worker
1 x 62 hours per 4 week Residential Service Support Workers
1 x 75.5 hours per 4 week Residential Service Support Workers

The MooreHaven Centre was established in 1981 to provide day services for people with intellectual disabilities (mild to moderate) in Tipperary Town and the surrounding areas in Counties Tipperary and Limerick. These services have grown significantly and now encompass Day Activation, Supported Work/Employment, Day Services, Training Programme and Residential Services. The Centre caters for over 100 people. The Centre’s Mission is to promote and support independent living and community integration, personal development and work opportunities for people attending the Centre. We are currently recruiting for the following positions:

The purpose of the role is to support our residents as needed in their own homes, with all aspects of daily living skills. The days consist of learning, leisure and recreational pursuits combined with community involvement. Community integration is promoted as far as is reasonably practicable for each individual. The role includes working days, evenings, weekends and night work.

Qualifications & Experience

  • Leaving certificate.
  • Minimum Level 5 QQI Qualification in Health Care.
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience working in a similar role working w/adults with an intellectual disability.
  • A good level of administrative skills.
  • A good level of IT skills.
  • A full clean Irish/EU Driving Licence

A strong commitment to caring and an empathetic understanding of those with an intellectual disability are essential attributes for this role. The successful candidate will need great people skills, be flexible and have experience with rapid and complex changing work environments.

We Offer

  • Salary linked to HSE salary scales.
  • Fortnightly pay
  • Employee Assistance Program

Applications for this position to be submitted on the attached application form, along with a current CV and a covering letter to: Helen Hogan, HR Manager, The MooreHaven Centre, O’Brien Road, Tipperary, or by email to Closing date for receipt of applications is Monday 28th September 2020

We look forward to hearing from you!

MooreHaven Centre is an equal opportunities employer.

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General Info

Date Entered/Updated
15th Sep, 2020
Expiry Date
28th Sep, 2020