Praxis Care: Support Worker - An Tigin, Rush

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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:

Support Worker
An Tigin, Rush, Co. Dublin

An Tigin is a residential service in the quiet village of Rush in North Dublin. We provide high quality care/ support to two service users who have been diagnosed with intellectual disabilities as well as physical disabilities and mental health needs.

As a support worker you will provide support to the service users in all aspects of their daily needs by which you will be guided by their individualised person centered care plan.

You will be provided with in-depth training including induction, annual training updates and bespoke training which will be tailored to the needs of our service users. You will be offered regular supervision and ongoing support from a Team Leader and Manager.

This role will allow you to support our service users and make a difference to their lives.

For more information on the role please contact the scheme manager on 085 8820856

Support Worker
€27,790 – €38,262 per annum*

*Salary information is based on working full time hours. Salary dependent on qualification/experience. Where the role requires sleep-ins a payment of the national minimum wage per hour applies. Full time / Part time and Relief contracts are available and can be discussed at interview.

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: 26th January 2022

For a full job description detailing essential and desirable criteria, and to apply please visit:

To see what our staff have to say about working for Praxis Care please visit

For any other queries please contact:
Telephone: 04890818412

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 a Garda Check will be required for all successful candidates within direct care positions before a start date can be confirmed.

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Praxis Care is an Equal Opportunities Employer

General Info

Date Entered/Updated
14th Jan, 2022
Rush, Co Dublin
Expiry Date
26th Jan, 2022