Praxis Care: Activity Facilitator - Mulhuddart Day Service

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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:

Activity Facilitator
Mulhuddart Day Service – Co. Dublin

Do you want to work for a company that places Service Users at the centre of their work? Do you have the passion to support Service User to make positive change in their lives?

Mulhuddart Day Service currently provides support for 21 young adults with Autism and/or Intellectual Disability in their local community. The service is growing as we aim to introduce a new group of adults in September. As a service we operate from a New Directions and Person Centred Planning approach aiming to identify how each person wants to live their live and what is need from us to make this a reality. We do this by offering in scheme support alongside outreach support as each adults has different interests and needs.

For more information on the role please contact the Scheme Manager on 085 8738556

Watch a short video to hear directly from people we support and staff who are already working in our day service: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LEzZqQ0VnKg

Activity Facilitator
Full- time positions
Relief positions
€25,652 - €35,318 per annum*

*Salary information is based on working full time hours. Salary dependent on qualification/experience. Full-time, part-time and waiting list 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 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
  • Occupational maternity pay
  • Employee Funded Healthcare scheme
  • PPE provided
  • Confidential counselling service
  • Save on the purchase of any bicycle on the Organisation Cycle to work scheme
  • Eye test vouchers

Additional Financial Benefits

  • Coming soon: Early Access to earned wages through the employer salary advance software
  • Pension plan
  • Refer-a-friend bonuses
  • Death and 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: Monday 5th December 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:
Email: recruit@praxiscare.org.uk
Telephone: +44 (0) 7769183229

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.

Apply link: https://www.praxiscare.org/careers/

Praxis Care is an Equal Opportunities Employer

General Info

Date Entered/Updated
24th Nov, 2022
Region
Mulhuddart, Co Dublin
Expiry Date
5th Dec, 2022