Support Worker

Location Sligo
Job-type Temporary
Salary €15.47 per hour
Reference J1654
TTM are recruiting a panel of experienced Support Workers to work within an Adult Residential unit on a locum basis in Easkey Co. Sligo.

Job Summary:
We are looking for enthusiastic, experienced Support Workers to work alongside people with intellectual disabilities. his role would involve assisting service users in all the activities of daily living.
You would need to facilitate service users to maintain and promote their independence.

Job Type/Category:
This job is for qualified, experienced Support Workers to work in a leading Intellectual Disability Service on a locum basis as agency staff. Candidates would need to be flexible to cover a range of shifts including days, nights, and sleepovers.

Candidates must be available for a minimum of 27 hours per week.

Type of Shifts: 12 hours days and Nights available.

Type of Role: 4 older female service users- personal care needed but no challenging behaviour.

Please note- 2 other staff will be on day duty at all time.

Required Education, Skills and Qualifications:
A minimum of a FETAC 5 in Healthcare or a Social Care Degree - Level 7 minimum.
Previous experience in a caring/support/ monitoring role working with children and adults who present with intellectual and physical disabilities.
Have the ability to interact successfully on a one to one basis with clients of various backgrounds & disabilities.
Knowledge of HIQA standards.
Have fluent written and spoken English and excellent report writing skills.
Be available for a minimum of 27 hours per week.

Patient Manual handling
Child Protection
Fire Safety
Safe Guarding of Vulnerable Adults

When you join the TTM team as a Support Worker you can expect:

Market leading rates of pay.
Flexible hours.
Ongoing training and access to our training centre.
24 hour on call support.

Apply If interested and we will be in touch straight away.

TTM Healthcare is an Equal Opportunities Employer.