Praxis Care: Support Worker - Brookfield, Rush
Are you looking for a part-time or full-time career that will develop you, challenge you and allow you to make a difference in the lives of others?
Praxis Care supports individuals with mental ill health, autism, learning disabilities and dementia; providing innovative, professional, high quality support services to people across the spectrum of need and particularly at the higher level of complexity in Northern Ireland, the Republic of Ireland, England and the Isle of Man.
Praxis Care is currently experiencing exceptional growth and, as a result, have the following vacancies within Intellectual Disability Services:
Brookfield, Rush, Co. Dublin
Our services in the Rush area offer support for adults with intellectual disability, autism. As part of the role you will support our service users in many ways which will include attending appointments, helping them to access their local community and driving the adapted service vehicle. The ethos of the service is founded upon Praxis Care’s values and vision to empower adults with multiple needs to enjoy everyday living irrespective of the complexity of their needs. This is further enhanced by the values laid out by Praxis Care to promote independence, protect individuals and promise integrity. We are looking for staff who are motivated to support individuals to achieve their full potential in their everyday lives.
For more information on the role please contact the scheme manager on tel: 018430221
€27,790-38,262 per annum*
*Salary information is based on working full time hours. Salary dependent on qualification/experience. Full time and Waiting list contracts are available and can be discussed at interview. Where the role requires sleep-ins a payment of the national minimum wage per hour applies.
In addition to competitive rates of pay, Praxis Care provides:
A Great Work Environment
- Compassionate culture
- Comprehensive training and 24/7 team support
- Continuous professional development/training
- Career progression opportunities
- Opportunities for additional hours
Care For Your Physical And Mental Health
- Paid annual leave, which increases with length of service
- Occupational sick pay
- PPE provided
- Confidential counselling service
- Cycle to work scheme
- Eye test vouchers
Additional Financial Benefits
- Pension plan
- Refer-a-friend bonuses
- Death and service benefit
- Long service awards
Closing Date: 11th February 2022
For a full job description detailing essential and desirable criteria, and to apply please visit: Website: http://apply.praxiscare.org
For any other queries please contact:
A waiting list may be created to fill similar vacancies in this jurisdiction which may arise within 9 months of the interview date.
To see what our staff have to say about working for Praxis Care please visit https://youtu.be/AGvIqLDTagY
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