Praxis Care: Support Worker - Navan Area
Praxis Care support individuals with intellectual disabilities, mental ill health, dementia, acquired brain injury, and complex needs throughout Northern Ireland, Republic of Ireland, England, and Isle of Man. We are currently going through an exceptional period of growth. Due to this growth and outstanding career development opportunities we currently have the following vacancies within Intellectual Disability Services:
The Navan Area has 3 residential homes which provides services to those with complex needs. Each scheme predominately works with those with intellectual disabilities and autism. Each scheme is unique and provides services to support service users to live independent active lives.
Support Workers are central to ensuring Praxis Care achieves our goal of providing quality care and support to our Service Users. Each of our Support Workers will work as part of a dedicated team to provide a high quality and reliable support service. Our Support Workers provide a friendliness and encouragement towards our Service Users supporting independence and providing the environment for Service Users to achieve their desired outcomes
For more information on the role please contact the scheme manager on 0876765988.
Full Time (39 Hours)
€26,590 - €36,680 per annum pro rata*
*Salary information is based on working 39 hours per week. Salary dependent on qualification/experience. Where the role requires sleep-ins a minimum additional payment of €78.40 per night applies.
In return, we offer;
- Comprehensive Company Induction • Competitive rates of pay • Opportunity for additional hours
- Excellent Training Programmes • Career development opportunities • Paid annual leave which increases with length of service • Long service awards
Closing Date: 31st May 2020
For a full job description detailing essential and desirable criteria, and to apply please visit:
For any other queries please contact:
Telephone: 048 9072 7172
A waiting list may be created to fill similar vacancies in this jurisdiction which may arise within 9 months of the interview date.
This organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable individuals and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Background checks including, but not limited to, a satisfactory reference from your current employer and enhanced Police Check will be required for all successful candidates within direct care positions before a start date can be confirmed.
Praxis Care is an Equal Opportunities Employer