Social Care Workers – Support Workers

The Muiriosa Foundation
Employment Type
Not disclosed
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Kildare Services

(Various Contracts)

Informal enquiries to: Mairead Phelan (office hours only)

We are recruiting for positions of Social Care Workers and Support Workers to work as part of a dynamic team supporting Individuals within Kildare Services.

The successful candidates will be provided with the opportunity to support individuals with independent living skills, community inclusion and the promotion of their personal health and wellbeing. They will be given the opportunities and resources to encourage and motivate individuals in pursuing their personal interests and life goals. We are looking for ambitious and enthusiastic Social Care Workers and Support Workers to support, encourage and motivate individuals to lead a fulfilling life. The roster may include days, weekends, waking nights and sleepovers.


· Relevant recognised Diploma in Social Care / Applied Social Studies in Social Care (Level 7 on National Framework of Qualifications), or FETAC/QQI level 5 Major Award in Healthcare Support/Health Service Skills;

· Full current driving licence;

· Experience of supporting adults with intellectual disabilities and/or autism is highly desirable;

· Excellent organisational, logistical and I.T skills an advantage;

· Suitability as outlined in the introduction to the role.

Closing Date for receipt of completed applications: 15/07/2022

Proposed interview date 21/07/2022

Please note that the successful candidates will be required to be available for any of day, weekend, waking night duty and ‘sleep-over / over-night’ shifts. In addition, we require staff members to be willing to work alone in the residents’ homes.

To apply and for further details please go to our web page at

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