Anne Sullivan Centre: Residential Support Worker & Relief Positions


Job Vacancy - Residential Support Worker Fulltime Day and Relief positions

Our Organisation

The Anne Sullivan Centre (ASC) located on Brewery Road, Stillorgan, Co Dublin, currently provides residential, day and outreach support and care to people who are deafblind throughout Ireland. We are a small organisation providing intensive professional support to individuals who are experiencing significant multi-sensory challenges. This necessitates a high level of specialised staff engagement with individuals who often have extremely complex needs and experiences, that are unique to this demographic of the population.


We continue Anne Sullivan’s legacy by empowering people who are deafblind to pursue meaningful, active and fulfilling lives. We do this by providing care, advocacy and support services in partnership with people who are deafblind, their families, statutory and non-statutory organisations and local communities.

Job Vacancies

Are you a kind, supportive person who enjoys working as part of a close-knit team?

If so, we would love to hear from you, for the following positions:

  • Residential Support Worker - Perm fulltime Day shift based on 39 hours pw 
  • Relief Support Workers – Day and/or Night shifts on a relief basis

Please see the attached job description for further details.

Hours of Work

  • As a Residential Support Worker (full time days), your hours of work will be based on 39 hours per week (we are currently working 12 hours shifts)
  • As a Residential Support Worker (Casual Relief RSW) your working hours will be based on the roster requirements and your own availability, which we expect you will have on a regular basis.

Essential Requirements

  • Minimum of QQ1 Level 5 in relevant field

Desirable Requirements

  • QQI Level 7 Degree in Social Care or a degree in a related discipline is an advantage
  • Ideally a minimum of 6 months experience in a care setting
  • Experience providing Individuals with positive behaviour supports
  • Ability to demonstrate the skills required to work with Individuals who have combined vision and hearing loss

How to apply

Please submit your CV and cover letter via email to General Enquiries can be made to Louise Smyth – HR on 01 2898339/086 8313965

The Anne Sullivan Centre is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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General Info

Date Entered/Updated
20th Jun, 2022
Stillorgan, Co. Dublin
Expiry Date
19th Aug, 2022