Social Care Worker

Location Wicklow
Job-type Permanent
Salary €36,000 - €38,968
Contact Sarah Byrne
Email email Sarah
Reference J362907
Date Published 9 months ago
TTM Healthcare Solutions are recruiting Social Care Workers for permanent positions with Odyssey Social Care in Co. Wicklow. The Social Care Worker will support children seeking International Protection, working towards achieving a better future.

As the Social Care Worker, your responsibilities will involve contributing to an assessment of needs, thereafter, implementing aspects of Placement, Behaviour Support (BSP), and Individual Crisis Management (ICMP) Plans, that will help meet assessed needs. You will use the Odyssey Model of Care to teach new skills to young people and manage challenging behaviour.

• Full-time permanent
• Part-time permanent

  • Evening, weekend and residential shift working arrangements.
Roster completed 2-3months in advance

What Odyssey Social Care Offer:
  • Attractive salary ranging from €36,000 to €38,968
  • A rostering system focused on ensuring a work/life balance
  • Company pension scheme and health insurance scheme
  • Core Professional Training provided free of charge in a range of subjects
  • The best career progression opportunities in the sector
  • A clear and defined pathway to management

Qualification Requirements:
  • A minimum Level 7 qualification in Social Care or a relevant and or related Qualification*

Relevant alternative qualifications include:
  • Psychology (Level 8), and Level 7 in Child and Adolescent Psychotherapy, Counselling / Psychotherapy, Addiction Counselling, Youth and Community Work, Social Sciences / Social Studies, Family Support, Disability Studies, Applied Behavioural Analysis, Early Years Care (U12 centres only), BA Applied Policing, Higher Certificate in Custodial Care, Teaching and Nursing.

Essential Knowledge and Skills:
  • A full, clean, manual driving license, valid in Ireland
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Knowledge of the key elements of effective team working
  • Knowledge of the Irish National Standards in Children's Residential Centers
  • Experience of working with teenagers with challenging behaviour.

If you meet the above criteria and would like to support children seeking international protection, click apply now and arrange a call with Sarah Byrne, TTM Healthcare Solutions.

TTM Healthcare Solutions is an Equal Opportunities Employer