Support Worker

Location Mallow
Job-type Temporary
Salary €12.69 - €16.17 per hour
Reference J1438
TTM are recruiting a panel of experienced Support Workers to work in a leading Intellectual Disability Service on a locum basis in Mallow Co. Cork.


Job Summary:
We are looking for enthusiastic, experienced Support Workers to work alongside people with intellectual disabilities. We are looking for staff to support a gentleman living in Anabella park. His primary disability is Cerebral Palsy. He can direct his care accordingly and mobiles using a power chair which he is transferred to in the morning. He attends a day service a number of days a week in cork so any person supporting him needs to have a full clean license and be willing to drive his wheel chair assessable van.

Shift Patterns:

Week 1

Tuesday 8am 11.30am and 4pm 8.30pm
Thursday 4pm -8.30pm

Week 2

Tuesday 8am 11.30am and 4pm 8.30pm
Thursday 4pm 8.30pm
Saturday 10am 8pm


This support would be required for a minimum of one month.

We would be hoping for interested candidates to begin the week of the 10th of March.


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.


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.


Training's:
Patient Manual handling
Child Protection
Fire Safety
Safe Administration of Medication
Safeguarding of Vulnerable Adults.


Benefits:
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.


TTM Healthcare is an Equal Opportunities Employer.