Temporary Social Care Worker

  • Temporary
  • Kerry
  • Ref: 04495


AA Euro Recruitment Group

AA Euro Healthcare are currently have an exciting opportunity for a qualified and experienced Relief Temporary Social Care Worker to join a leading Intellectual Disability based in Valentia Co. Kerry.

Part time position and must be able to work days/nights/weekends/sleepovers.

Applicants must have:

  • BA in Applied Social Care or recognised professional qualification for Social Care.
  • Applications will also be considered from candidates holding other qualifications: e.g. Nursing (RMHN), Teaching, Youth & Community Studies, Psychology and Social Work
  • An excellent knowledge of the HIQA regulations and standards
  • Experience of working in a care delivery capacity, preferably within a disability service.

Key Responsibilities:

  • To facilitate and implement a person-centred approach for our Clients appropriate to their wishes and goals.
  • To promote and protect the rights of people in a manner that respects their dignity, their right to make choices and their privacy
  • To actively seek new interests and opportunities for people to develop meaningful roles in their communities
  • To ensure the overall wellbeing of clients in all areas of their lives including health and personal care

Desirable:

  • Must have 3 years + experience post qualification of working with adults/children with an intellectual disability service.
  • Glucagon Injection Training and administration
  • A full drivers licence with access to a car insured for business purposes and must be willing to drive vehicles.
  • Experience of dealing with complex behaviours and with behavioural supports.
  • Ability to lone working so experience will be required
  • Eligible to work in Ireland

Must be willing to undergo Garda Vetting and provide two written references

HSE salary scale in line with experience and qualifications

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