Job Details: Saint John of God Community Services - Kerry Services: Care Assistants, Social Care Workers & Staff Nurses


Irish Future
Talbot Street
Dublin 1
Saint John of God Community Services - Kerry Services: Care Assistants, Social Care Workers & Staff Nurses
[Saint John of God Community Services - Kerry Services ]

_WE ARE CURRENTLY RECRUITING FOR NEW POSITIONS TO MEET THE INCREASING
NEEDS OF PEOPLE ACROSS THE COUNTY._

Saint John of God Kerry Services provides a range of programmes and
services for adults and children with an intellectual disability
throughout the Kerry region. A person-centred approach to service
delivery is promoted in accordance with the Organisations values and
ethos and in keeping with its commitment to the continuing development
of community based services. IF YOU ARE LOOKING FOR A NEW EXCITING
CHALLENGE AND SHARE BEST PRACTICE, THE FOLLOWING ROLES MIGHT BE OF
INTEREST. APPLICATIONS ARE INVITED FOR THE FOLLOWING POSTS WITHIN OUR
SERVICES SUPPORTING ADULTS AND CHILDREN WITH AN INTELLECTUAL
DISABILITY.

CARE ASSISTANTS

(FULL TIME/ PART TIME PERMANENT /6 MONTH RELIEF / & SPECIFIED PURPOSE
CONTRACTS)

THE SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE REQUIRES:

* Certificate in Healthcare Support at FETAC Level 5.
* He/She supports and assists in all activities of daily living in
line with the needs and wishes of the individual as outlined in an
agreed care plan.
* Acting as an advocate for residents and promoting social
interaction with the community.
* Demonstrate excellent communication (both verbal and written),
organisational skills, flexibility and commitment.
* Must have a full clean driver’s licence for a manual vehicle, D
licence would be an advantage.

SOCIAL CARE WORKERS

(FULL TIME/PART TIME PERMANENT/ SPECIFIED PURPOSE CONTRACTS)

THE SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE REQUIRES:

* Diploma in Social Care/Diploma in Applied Social Studies/Social
Care
* 1- 2 years’ experience working with individuals with an
Intellectual Disability (Desirable)
* Flexible and excellent communication skills
* Initiative, motivation and enthusiasm
* Commitment to the development and delivery of a person centred
programme.
* Experience of supporting people presenting with challenging
behaviour.
* Must have a full clean driver’s licence for a manual vehicle, D
licence would be an advantage.

STAFF NURSES

(FULL TIME/PART TIME PERMANENT / RELIEF / & SPECIFIED PURPOSE
CONTRACTS)

THE SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE REQUIRES:

* RGN/RNMH/RNID qualifications or other suitable nursing
qualifications and to be a Staff Nurse on the current register as
maintained by An Bord Altranais.
* 1 – 2 years relevant experience of supporting people with an
intellectual disability is an advantage.
* Relevant experience of working with people who have behaviours
that challenge is an advantage.
* Demonstrate excellent communication (both verbal and written),
organisational skills, flexibility and commitment.
* Must have a full clean driver’s licence for a manual vehicle, D
licence would be an advantage.

INFORMAL ENQUIRIES TO EMMA WALSH, **APPLY ON THE WEBSITE**

Please note that salaries are paid in line with HSE CONSOLIDATED
SALARY SCALES.

If you believe you have the necessary enthusiasm, competencies and
experience for any of the above roles, please forward a cover letter
and Curriculum Vitae (explaining any gaps) to the Human Resources
department by email to **Apply on the website**. Please state the role
that you are applying for in the subject line.

CLOSING DATE: **APPLY ON THE WEBSITE**/**APPLY ON THE WEBSITE**/
**APPLY ON THE WEBSITE** - INTERVIEWING IMMEDIATELY

Applicants may be shortlisted based on the information supplied in the
Curriculum Vitae.

A panel may be formed from this campaign from which further vacancies
which may arise during the lifetime of the panel will be filled.

_SAINT JOHN OF GOD COMMUNITY SERVICES CLG IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES
EMPLOYER._


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Type: Permanent
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Category: Health

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