Residential Social Care Worker- Cavan

County Cavan, Republic of Ireland
CPL Healthcare € 29536.0 - 32780.0 Per year Full time Save This Job
Pay
€ 29536.0 - 32780.0 Per year
Hours
Full time
Type
Permanent
Job level
Newly qualified
Posted
1 Dec 2020
Closes
29 May 2021

Job Description

Cpl Healthcare are currently recruiting for an experienced Social Care Worker for a Mainstream Residential Service in the Cavan/ Meath area.
If you are looking for a highly rewarding role where your progression and development is valued, have experience supporting vulnerable, young members of the community and genuinely want to help make a difference to their lives, then this could be the perfect role for you.
This is a full-time position, with a competitive salary in a purpose-built facility in Co. Cavan.

Responsibilities:

  • To participate in the development and implementation of Care and Placement Plans, ensuring all documentation and recording is kept up to date
  • To promote the rights and responsibilities of each young person within the centre.
  • To promote physical, emotional, social and religious welfare of each young person in care.
  • To encourage attendance at school, training centres, medical and clinical appointments.
  • To be responsible for the organisation of personal documents, arrangements, information and finance on behalf of the young person.
  • To liaise with the parent, family, general services and other agencies on behalf of the young person.
  • To attend meetings in relation to the care and developments of the young person.
  • To engage in age-appropriate play and other activities with each child/young person within the centre.
  • To engage in physical intervention where this is in keeping with local policies and procedures.
  • To be familiar with emergency procedures and to know who to contact in an emergency.
  • To work as a member of a team.
  • To keep abreast of current legislation and current professional child care knowledge.
  • To implement the Child and Family Agencys procedures and policies.
  • To undertake ongoing professional training and development.
  • To attend regular supervision with the Social Care Leader / Manager.
  • To prepare and provide, in conjunction with the young people, well balanced meals of high quality.
  • To undertake various aspects of home management including the household budget, upkeep and cleaning.

Requirements:

  • Minimum level 7 (NFQ) qualification in Social Care or Applied Social Studies in Social Care
  • Full, Clean riving License
  • Experience working with young people in residential services
  • Experience working with behaviours that challenge
  • Empathetic and caring in nature
  • Excellent skills in communication, team work, planning and organising

For more information, please forward your CV to Apply or Call Meigheann on Apply.

Ref: JO-2012-459150

Job Details

Residential Social Care Worker- Cavan

County Cavan, Republic of Irelandd CPL Healthcare
Pay
€ 29536.0 - 32780.0 Per year
Job level
Newly qualified
Hours
Full time
Posted
1 Dec 2020
Type
Permanent
Closes
29 May 2021

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