Muiríosa Foundation: Support Workers (Part-Time) - Laois Day Services

Muiríosa Foundation

Valuing life, helping people build meaningful lifestyles.

We are seeking to recruit to the following positions:



(Permanent Part Time 64 Hours Per Fortnight)

Please quote the following Reference on your application/email: LOBC061

Informal enquiries to: Caroline Murphy 087 2293470

Essential Requirements:

  • FETAC/ QQI Level 5 (Major Award) in Healthcare or equivalent (e.g. Health Service Skills, Healthcare Support)
  • Experience of working with people with a range of support needs to include behaviours of concern
  • Previous relevant experience
  • Ability to work using own initiative
  • Knowledge of New Directions 12 Pillars of Support
  • Full current driving licence
  • Experience in and commitment to developing supports that are Person Centered
  • Experience in developing Care plans/Person Centered Support plans
  • Willing to undertake lone working
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good I.T./computer skills

To apply: Please complete an Application Form, Applications are available at, submit documents by email to the Recruitment Officer as per the last page of the application or by post to the Recruitment Officer, HR Dept, Moore Abbey, Monasterevin, Co Kildare.

If you are unable to download an application form please telephone 045 532249 during office hours.

Closing Date for receipt of completed applications: Wednesday 30th September 2020

Please note that for each position a panel may be formed

The Muiríosa Foundation is an equal opportunities employer

General Info

Date Entered/Updated
16th Sep, 2020
Co Laois
Expiry Date
30th Sep, 2020