Social Care Worker

Location Carlow
Job-type Permanent
Salary Payment Premiums Applicable
Contact Sarah Byrne
Email email Sarah
Reference J357418
Date Published about 1 year ago
Do you have a passion and interest in working to support vulnerable young adults with mental health issues?

Would you like to join a team working with a young person providing community based, activity orientated sessional outreach in Kildare.

Our client values their teams of Social Care Workers experience and expertise in their own profession and involve the teams at all levels of reviewing policy, developing Working Groups and being central to continually improving the organisations delivery of high-quality services.

This post would suit someone who has a passion for working in mental health / Aftercare and is looking to work reduced hours of up to 20 hours per week.
This may be of interest to someone who is looking to maintain certain social welfare benefits while working part time hours. There will be some degree of flexibility on the working hours.

The successful candidates will be able to demonstrate:
• Experience of working with vulnerable adults/young people in areas such as residential care, homelessness, addiction, mental health, youth services, community-based work.
• A passion for working with young vulnerable adults and a keen interest in helping young adults reach their full potential.
• Ability to lone work and to work on own initiative in challenging environments.
• Good verbal and written communication skills
• Good Computer skills

NFQ Level 5 qualification in health, community or social care and relevant experience.

Desirable Criteria

• A full clean driver's licence

Employee benefits:

• Sunday and Bank holiday premium rates paid
• Paid sick leave
• Exclusive Trauma-informed and reflective practice training provided to all staff,
• Well-being overnight retreats to promote self-care for all our staff
• Access to Education Fund
• Model of care training
• Monthly support meetings with our consultant Child & Adolescent Psychotherapist for all staff teams
• PRSA scheme

If you are interested in applying for the above role, click apply now!

Sarah Byrne
TTM Healthcare Solutions

TTM Healthcare Solutions is an Equal Opportunities Employer