Job Details: SOS Kilkenny: Social Care Workers (Full-Time & Relief) - Residential Service


Irish Future
Talbot Street
Dublin 1
SOS Kilkenny: Social Care Workers (Full-Time & Relief) - Residential Service
[SOS Kilkenny clg]
SOS Kilkenny clg

SOCIAL CARE WORKERS

JOB TITLE: Social Care Worker, Residential Service supporting
individuals with Intellectual Disabilities.

JOB LOCATION(S): Residential Locations in Kilkenny City and
surrounding areas

REPORTING TO: Residential Manager

CONTRACT TYPE/HOURS: Opportunities for full time and relief positions.
Shift, Evening, Overnight and Weekend work are requirements for these
positions.

SALARY: Linked to HSE Social Care Worker Rate.

ROLE:

_(This is not an exhaustive list of all duties but is rather a guide
to the role)._

* Responsibility to work as part of a team to assist residents to
lead a full life as contributing members in their own communities.
* Work as part of the team with the line manager in ensuring that
service objectives are met and reviewed so as to maintain, improve and
develop the service.
* Promote resident involvement, consultation and participation.
* To manage risk in a systematic way that is embedded in a culture
of safety, welfare and quality of life for residents.
* To support residents to have an enjoyable and fulfilling home
life.

PERSONAL PROFILE

_EDUCATION & TRAINING:_

* Degree in Social Care, Social Studies, Nursing or other relevant
qualification at degree level.

_EXPERIENCE:_

* Working with individuals with intellectual disability/complex needs
a distinct advantage.
* Experience in delivering low arousal approaches in a person
centered environment.

_KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS:_

* Awareness of key worker role & philosophy of supporting people with
intellectual disabilities
* Knowledge of Health Act **Apply on the website**, HIQA and
National Standards.
* Excellent communication skills with proven ability to develop
positive relationships with a variety of stakeholders in particular
service users.
* Computer literacy

_COMPETENCIES AND VALUES:_

* Human Rights Based Approach.
* Resilience, Positive Attitude & Openness to Change.
* Effective Communication & Working Relationships.
* Planning and Organising.
* Innovation, Creativity & Problem Solving.

_ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENT(S):_

* Full Driving Licence is essential.

APPLICATION PROCESS:

Interested applicants should e-mail an up to date Curriculum Vitae to
**Apply on the website**


We need : English (Good)

Type: Permanent
Payment:
Category: Others

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