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Social Care Worker – Special Care Unit

Reference JOB-26388

Location Lucan

Job Type Permanent

Category Social Care

Social Care Worker – Special Care Unit U 18s

Contract: Full Time Permanent Position 39hrs

Salary: €36,945 to €52,720 Plus premiums & Special Care Allowance

Location: Lucan & Portrane, Dublin



  • Pension – available from start date
  • Competitive incremental pay scales
  • Special Care Allowance
  • Career progression opportunities
  • Education programmes
  • On site Kitchen – all meals provided
  • On site parking
  • 22 -25 days annual leave


The Child and Family Agency was established in 2014 and is responsible for a range of statutory functions including provision of child protection, alternative care, specified regulatory services and a range of family support services.

We are looking for Social Care Workers who will work as part of a team to provide a safe, caring environment for young people.

The primary aim of providing the intervention necessary to address the issues that are preventing them from living at home, in foster care or in Community Based Centres in the case of Special Care Interventions.



  • Level 7/8 in Applied Social Care
  • Strong understanding of Special Care
  • Strong minded individual
  • Flexible to work 12 hours shifts, days nights and some weekends

Deirdre Kenny

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