Associated Charities Trust: Keyworker

Associated Charities Trust

Associated Charities Trust are recruiting for a Keyworker, full time position, 39 hours per week

The ideal candidate will have:

  • 2 years' experience working in the field of homelessness and/or addiction.
  • A minimum of level 7 recognised social care qualification or equivalent.
  • Client-focused, adaptable, accountable, resilient individual.
  • Ability to conduct risk assessments, create and manage client care plans, conduct holistic needs assessments.
  • Ability to manage challenging behaviour, whilst being respectful and professional.
  • Excellent communicator, with the ability to advocate on the client's behalf.
  • An ability to treat the client group in a non-judgmental and respectful way
  • A commitment to working with a harm reduction approach
  • An ability to manage a caseload
  • Good knowledge of relevant local services and strong ability to work in partnership with relevant services
  • Practical experience in key-working
  • Good written and oral communication skills
  • Competent I.T. skills
  • Strong Interpersonal and teamwork skills
  • Good conflict resolution skills

Applications for the above position to be made to the manager via post - Associated Charities Trust, Thomond House, Thomondgate, Limerick or by email to act@thomondhouse.ie, attaching a cover letter (outlining your particular suitability to the role) with an updated Curriculum Vitae. Closing date for keyworker position 9th March 2021, 5pm. Short listing of applications will apply.

Note: Garda Vetting is required (of the successful candidate)

General Info

Date Entered/Updated
23rd Feb, 2021
Region
Limerick
Expiry Date
9th Mar, 2021