Good Shepherd Centre Kilkenny: Shift Attendant

Good Shepherd Centre Kilkenny

Shift Attendant

One permanent position, panel and a relief position

Job Title: Shift Attendant

Responsible To: Service Manager of GSCK

Works With: All staff

Location: Good Shepherd Centre

Purpose of the Post

The purpose of the post is to assist the Service to provide safe secure accommodation and support to homeless service users. To provide an efficient and high quality service through engaging with people who are homeless in their identified support needs.

Environment of the Post

GSCK provides emergency accommodation for up to 24 residents (emergency), 8 transitional and one family emergency. The services are low threshold in nature.

Guidance and Authority

The post holder will report to the Service Manager. Supervision will be provided. The Service Manager reports to a General Manager.

The post holder will work each shift as assigned, informed by and in accordance with service policies and individual care/support plans. The post holder will be expected to act in a way that is consistent with decisions made by project workers and as directed by the manager.

The post holder will be expected to participate on occasion in team meetings, supervision and in internal and external training when required. The post holder will at all times operate in a professional manner maintaining a high quality standard of work, and to always work in accordance with aims, values and ethos of GSCK.

Please see job description attached below.

To Apply:

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Closing date: 5th February 2021

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General Info

Date Entered/Updated
13th Jan, 2021
Expiry Date
5th Feb, 2021