Social Care Worker


Job Description

Social Care Workers or Support Workers Required  
North Dublin and Kildare (Maynooth)  
TTM Healthcare have immediate full time vacancies for Permanent and Temporary contract basis (mat cover )with our client based in North Dublin who has services in Maynooth as well.  We are recruiting for experienced Support workers as well as Social care workers   
These roles will involve working with adults in day and respite services that present with various intellectual disabilities. Both Roles would be working on a residential roster.  
Role & Responsibilities:  
Assist the service users with activities of daily living by providing care activities including, but not limited to: personal care and providing a clean, safe, and healthy environment for clients.  
Assists in meeting nutritional needs by providing meal planning, meal preparation, and kitchen clean-up.  
Assists the client with movement/transfers as specified in the Care Plan e.g. using hoist.  
You will ensure that all relevant records within the unit are updated regularly.  
The Ideal Candidate:  
Ideal candidates will have a minimum of 6 months experience in Social Care, working  
with clients presenting with various physical and intellectual disabilities. ( autism experience is essential)  
You will be fluent in English both written and verbal communication  
You will be experienced and comfortable in dealing with challenging behaviours and be able to provide examples to demonstrate this.  
You will have a proven ability to interact successfully with various disabilities, especially Autistic Adults and children  
You will be flexible to cover a range of day/night/sleepover shifts.  
You must be able to provide 3 industry related references to support your application    
Essential Qualifications:  
Social Care Qualified - (minimum of a level 7 degree)  ( social care workers)
Psychology and other Allied Health professionals will be considered on a case by case basis.      
QQI level 5 in Health care support or Social care ( support workers)  
Apply now to secure an immediate interview.