Social Support Worker

Location Wicklow
Job-type Permanent
Salary €32,240 plus pay premiums
Contact Sarah Byrne
Email email Sarah
Reference J360429
Date Published 11 months ago
TTM Healthcare Solutions have partnered with Attuned Programmes Ireland and are hiring Social Support Workers for permanent whole-time positions in an Adult Residential Service located close to Wicklow Town.

Our client provides bespoke, individually tailored and high quality services to people of all abilities, where the person themselves is the leader, directing us as to how they want to live their life. Our client values their Social Support Workers experience and expertise in their own role and involve the teams at all levels of reviewing policies, developing Working Groups and being central to continually improving the companies delivery of high quality services.

The Social Support Worker will work as part of a dedicated and innovative team in a respite-based house providing high quality, person-led support to people with a range of intellectual abilities and/or diagnosis of ASD, within a quality framework. The Social Support Worker will support the Social Care Workers, Team Leader and Person in Charge in ensuring that all regulatory obligations and standards are being implemented, maintained and improved on at all times.

Essential Criteria:
Level 5 qualification in a related Social/Health/Community capacity

Desirable Criteria:
  • Experience of working with individuals with a variety of intellectual abilities and/or a diagnosis of ASD
  • Understanding of HIQA Standards and guidance within Respite or Residential service setting and ensuring best practice
  • Experience working within HIQA registered service to required standard.

Employee Benefits:
  • Competitive Salary
  • PRSA Pension Scheme
  • Premiums paid on hourly rate on Sundays and Bank Holidays
  • Paid Sick Leave (5 Days Annually)
  • Excellent Training Opportunities
  • Progression Pathway within the Company
  • Education Fund Available
  • E.A.P. and Wellbeing platform
  • Paid Wellbeing Retreat Annually
  • Monthly support meetings with the Child & Adolescent Psychotherapist

If you wish to apply for the above role, click apply now!

Sarah Byrne
TTM Healthcare Solutions

TTM Healthcare Solutions is an Equal Opportunities Employer