Galway Simon Community: Vacancies

Galway Simon Community

Galway Simon Community is currently recruiting for the following positions:

Housing Support Officer – My Home Service

Contract Details: 2 Positions - Permanent Contracts: 39 Hours per week
Location: Galway City and County x 1 & East Galway/Roscommon x 1
Salary: HSE Social Care Worker scale 2019 €32,480 – €47,025
Closing Date: 5pm on closing date on Sunday 28th August 2022

Job Purpose:

The overall aim of the service is to provide a package of support (housing related key working, case management and resettlement support) which will enable individuals with severe and enduring mental health difficulties in Galway City and County to live independently and become full participants in their communities.

Action Plan for Housing and Homelessness cites that; ‘Accommodation alone will not address the underlying problems of vulnerable groups such as those experiencing mental ill health and that their complex needs must be addressed by offering supports of a holistic, medical and practical manner.’

(Mental Health has a specific aim in the National Housing Strategy for People with Disabilities). A priority action of the National Housing Strategy for people with Disabilities is to transition clients from HSE low and medium and high supported hostels/homes to Approved Housing Body and Local Authority tenancies in their community.

How to Apply: All applications should be submitted on the Galway Simon Community application form. Application form and detailed job description can be obtained from www.galwaysimon.ie Applications must be submitted to jobs@galwaysimon.ie by 5pm on closing date 28th August 2022 If you have any questions in relation to this position please contact the HR department via email jobs@galwaysimon.ie


HSO (Social Integration & Development)

Contract Details: 2-year Full Time Fixed Term Contract - 39 hours per week
Location: Galway City & Surrounds
Salary: HSE Social Care Worker 2019 salary scale €32,480-€47,025
Closing Date: 5pm on closing date on Sunday 28th August 2022

Job Purpose:

To support clients to integrate and participate fully and meaningfully in the community and wider society by developing socially valued roles and successful pathways into training, education and employment as aligns with the individual’s preferences, assets and personal development goals.

How to Apply: All applications must be submitted on the Galway Simon Community application form which is available through our website at www.galwaysimon.ie Applications must be submitted to jobs@galwaysimon.ie by 5pm on closing date on Sunday, 28th August 2022. If you have any questions in relation to this position please contact the HR department via email jobs@galwaysimon.ie


Housing Support Assistant (HSA)

Contract Details: Casual contract, working on our Locum H.S.A. Relief Panel
Location: Galway Simon Community Residential and Community Support Services
Salary: Hourly rate
Closing Date: 5pm on closing date on Sunday 28th August 2022

Job Purpose:

Housing Support Assistants work across our residential and Community Support Services and work alongside our Housing Support Officers, delivering practical supports to clients as part of their overall support plan. The successful candidate will act as a key member of the Team, helping clients maximise their housing security or, supporting and preparing them for move on and independent living as appropriate.

The successful candidate will deliver practical supports, the purpose of which will be to assist people in areas such as health and well- being, self-care, personal administration, and home management as necessary.

How to Apply: All applications must be submitted on the Galway Simon Community application form which is available through our website at www.galwaysimon.ie Applications must be submitted to jobs@galwaysimon.ie by 5pm on closing date on Sunday, 28th August 2022. If you have any questions in relation to this position please contact the HR department via email jobs@galwaysimon.ie


Relief Worker

Contract Details: Casual contract, working on our Locum Relief Panel
Location: Galway Simon Community Residential and Community Support Services
Salary: Hourly rate
Closing Date: 5pm on closing date on Sunday 28th August 2022

Job Purpose:

The Relief Worker will be engaged on the authority of the Service Managers to provide short-term locum cover for planned and un-planned absences, in the supported housing and other services operated by Galway Simon Community.

How to Apply: All applications must be submitted on the Galway Simon Community application form which is available through our website at www.galwaysimon.ie Applications must be submitted to jobs@galwaysimon.ie by 5pm on closing date on Sunday, 28th August 2022. If you have any questions in relation to this position please contact the HR department via email jobs@galwaysimon.ie

General Info

Date Entered/Updated
3rd Aug, 2022
Region
Galway City & County & Surrounds
Expiry Date
28th Aug, 2022