Support Workers

Recruiter
Brothers of Charity Services Ireland
Employment Type
Permanent
Salary
€27,935 - €40,393 per annum
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BROTHERS OF CHARITY SERVICES IRELAND – SOUTHERN REGION

The Brothers of Charity Services Ireland – Southern Region is a major voluntary organisation, which provides age related residential, educational and day services for people with intellectual disabilities, autism and communication disorders throughout the Cork and Kerry area.

SUPPORT WORKERS – Ref: 16 / 2022

Residential Services (Adults & Children)

Permanent Relief hours up to 78 hours per fortnight
Locations: Cork city, suburbs, Bandon, Innishannon and Fermoy areas

The Role

  • Assist in the provision of a service to people with an intellectual disability in their home and within their community.

The Candidate

The successful candidates must

  • Have a minimum relevant Level 5 (formerly FETAC) qualification on the Quality and Qualifications Ireland (QQI) framework OR be undertaking a relevant Social Care / Nursing Qualification Level 7/ Level 8
  • Have at least 6 month’s experience of working in the intellectual disability sector with Adults and/or Children
  • Have Mandatory training in Manual Handling and First Aid
  • Have a full driving licence which qualifies you to drive on Irish roads
  • Have experience of working with children/adults with behaviours that challenge

  • Completion of module on Special Needs and/or Intellectual Disability as part of qualification is desirable
It is essential that all candidates have adequate immunity against Hepatitis B as per Immunisation Guidelines for Ireland 2008

Reporting to: Social Care Leader in the community and residential setting and through the Line Manager structure to the Area Manager, or other authorised person as the Employing Authority may designate.

Salary Scale: €27,935 – €40,393 including 1 LSI per annum (1/10/2021 PSPP Consolidated Scales) for Full-Time hours. Part-Time hours will be paid pro-rata.

Informal Enquiries to
Human Resources Department, e-mail

Closing date: Sunday 24th July 2022

Applications should be made using the Apply link below

The Brothers of Charity Services Ireland – Southern Region is an equal opportunities employer

BROTHERS OF CHARITY SERVICES IRELAND – SOUTHERN REGION

The Brothers of Charity Services Ireland – Southern Region is a major voluntary organisation, which provides age related residential, educational and day services for people with intellectual disabilities, autism and communication disorders throughout the Cork and Kerry area.