Stepping Stones Care: Person In Charge, RGN Nurse, Social Care Worker & Live in Carer

Stepping Stones Care

Urgent Exciting Opportunity for Person In Charge (PIC) & RGN Nurse, Social Care Worker and Live in Carer

Based In Ballykisteen, Co Tipperary – Responsible for 1 Residential Center with 1 Resident

Stepping Stones Care Ltd, was established in 2008. Our primary purpose was, initially to provide mainstream residential care services to young people & adults who, for various reasons cannot live at home. We are community residential care providing supports for residents with intellectual disabilities, behaviours of concern and some mental health supports.

Stepping Stones Care, is currently seeking a small team for a new residential service based in Tipperary.

Job Specification for Person In Charge

  • Fully Registered with the Board of Nursing Midwives OR have a Social Care Level 8 (Honours)
  • Degree.
  • Recognised Management Course OR currently enrolled in one.
  • 3 years post qualification experience in the area of intellectual disability
  • 3 years management experience within a healthcare setting
  • Excellent knowledge of the HIQA Standards and Health Act 2008 - 2013 Regulations
  • Full and clean driving license
  • Applicants must have relevant experience in a PIC role OR similar.
  • Excellent knowledge of HIQA standards mandatory.

Job Specification for Social Care Worker and Health Care & Live in Carer

  • Relevant recognised Diploma in Social Care / Applied Social Studies in Social Care (Level 7 on National Framework of Qualifications), or, FETAC/QQI level 5 Major Award in Healthcare Support/Health Service Skills, or equivalent.
  • Certification in MAPA, BUCCAL, SAMS, Children’s First, Manual Handling, First Aid, Fire Safety would be advantageous but not essential.
  • Must have a full clean current driving licence.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Available for day, weekend, night duty and ‘sleep-over’ shifts
  • Experience of supporting children/adults with intellectual disabilities and/or autism
  • Experience of working with individuals with behaviours of concern
  • Excellent, interpersonal, organisational, logistical and IT skills

Job Specification for Nurse

  • Nursing Degree or equivalent and registered on NMBI, FETAC/QQI level 5 Major Award in Healthcare Support/Health Service Skills, or equivalent.
  • Certification in MAPA, BUCCAL, SAMS, Children’s First, Manual Handling, First Aid, Fire Safety would be advantageous but not essential.
  • Must hold a Full clean driving licence
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Available for day, weekend, night duty.
  • Experience of supporting children with intellectual disabilities.
  • Excellent, interpersonal, organisational, logistical and IT skills

This is a fantastic job opportunity for the right candidates.

The salary is competitive & dependent on experience.

Please send applications to HR@steppingstonescare.ie

Closing Date: 30th November 2021

General Info

Date Entered/Updated
13th Oct, 2021
Region
Ballykisteen, Co Tipperary
Expiry Date
30th Nov, 2021