Praxis Care: Relief Support Worker - Arigna House & Manor View

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Are you looking for a 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:

Relief Support Worker
Arigna House and Manor View, Leitrim

Arigna House and Manor View are residential schemes for service users who have intellectual disabilities, autism and behaviours that challenge. We are seeking calm, approachable and friendly individuals who are enthusiastic in their role and would like to support service users on days out and activities in the scheme and community such as arts and crafts, puzzles, walking, swimming, horse riding or photography.

Praxis care offer extensive training to all employees to further enhance the knowledge of all with opportunities available to advance your career within the organisation. We would love you to join our team and bring your own experience, knowledge, skills and values to the role

For more information on the role please contact the scheme manager on 00353 (0) 719856299

Support Worker
€14.40 an hour*

*Salary information is based on working full time hours. Salary dependent on qualification/experience. Relief 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 including the opportunity to gain recognised qualifications related to your role e.g QCF3/5
  • 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
  • Employer funded Healthcare scheme which includes savings on high street retail outlets and gym membership
  • PPE provided
  • Confidential counselling service
  • Save on the purchase of any bicycle on the Organisation Cycle to work scheme
  • Eye test vouchers
  • Access to information portals & assistance through 3rd party vendors on areas related to your Mental, Physical and Financial Wellbeing

Additional Financial Benefits

  • Coming soon: Early Access to earned wages through the employer salary advance software
  •  Pension plan
  • Refer-a-friend bonuses
  • Death in service benefit
  • Long service awards

As an organisation we are dedicated to ensuring that all of our employees are equipped to carry out their role. We therefore provide comprehensive training that all employees complete before taking up their new career within Praxis which will last for 2 weeks and cover all of the information and training you will need.

Closing Date: Wednesday 25th May 2022

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

For any other queries please contact:
Telephone: 077 8661 8343

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.

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Praxis Care is an Equal Opportunities Employer

General Info

Date Entered/Updated
13th May, 2022
Co Leitrim
Expiry Date
25th May, 2022