Senior Support Worker

Location Enniscorthy
Job-type Permanent
Salary Competitive
Reference RESWEXSS
Senior Support Worker - Prader Willi Syndrome Unit 

Senior Support Worker required for a modern & recently renovated unit in Enniscorthy. This wonderful unit is the first of its kind in Ireland. The Centre of Excellence for Prader Willi Syndrome (PWS) has be open since October of last year. There are currently 2 service users with PWS in this unit, both of which have medical needs & challenging behaviours. 

This a very unique service. Each person has their own individualised living space, together with the choice to use communal areas such as the gym, sitting rooms, leisure areas and dining room. Our food storage, preparation, and dining areas are designed to meet the unique needs of people with PWS and provide total food security. We provide fresh, nutritious, and calorie controlled meals combined with regular exercise. We also provide specialist support for the cognitive, behavioural and emotional challenges associated with PWS. 


Benefits include:
  • Rates of pay - €15 per hour 
  • Premium Structure for Nights, Sundays etc 
  • Ample free parking
  • Ongoing professional training provided 
  • Full time hours

Requirements:
At least a complete (8 modules) in Healthcare Support or related 
Full clean drivers licence 
Experience with intellectual disabilities - PWS, Autism, Down Syndrome etc 
Experience in supporting people with complex medical needs - Oxygen, Medication etc 
Experience with challenging behaviours 

Shifts are 12 hours & all staff will work days and nights

For information, please send your CV using the APPLY NOW button!

For enquiries, please call Darren on 0656869300 (Extension 203).



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