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Social Care Worker

Reference JOB-27480

Location Portlaoise

Job Type Permanent

Category Social Care

Job Title: Social Care Worker

Location: Portlaoise

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: 34,944 – 39,936 DOE

Requirements: – Level 7/8 Social Care or Relevant Qualification – Full Clean Manual Drivers License

Benefits: – Same hourly rate for sleeping hours which is included in the working week – Structured Supervision to help in your career development – 6 Month development programme to further your knowledge in the residential social care sector – Internal Progression Opportunities – Social Days between teams to help build a great working team within the service

Job Description:

We are looking for a permanent Social Care Worker to join a children’s residential service in Portlaoise. The successful candidate will be responsible for providing care and support to children aged between 13-17 on a day-day basis, ensuring their basic needs are met whilst realising and growing their potential.

This service is also in a great stage of development with an intellectual disability service due to open in the coming weeks, as well as an aftercare service being in the developmental stages – great opportunities to gain a vast amount of experience within the service!

The culture of this service is one of collaboration and team work within each house. Team members are there to support and encourage each other throughout each individuals journey in their career, with leadership & management positions primarily taking place through internal promotions.

If you meet the qualifications and skills listed above and are passionate about making a difference please contact on the below details:


Phone: 065 6869300 Ext. 121

Shauna Greene

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