Muiríosa Foundation: Support Workers - Offaly Day Services

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Muiríosa Foundation

Valuing life, helping people build meaningful lifestyles.

We are seeking to recruit to the following positions:



Fixed Term up to December 2021
60 and 78 Hours Per Fortnight Contracts

Please quote the following Reference on your application/email: OFBC050

Informal enquiries to: Jackie Allen 087 099 8177

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 and email to

Applications are available at, in addition please submit a copy of your qualification (submit documents by email to the Recruitment Officer as per the last page of the application)
If you are unable to download an application form please telephone 045 532249 during office hours.

(Due to the current Covid-19 Pandemic and Level 5 Restrictions in place interviews will be carried out using the Microsoft Teams App)

Closing Date for receipt of completed applications: Friday 27th November 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 Nov, 2020
Co Offaly
Expiry Date
27th Nov, 2020