Social Care Worker- Mainsteam

Monaghan, Ireland
CPL Healthcare € 31000.0 - 35000.0 Per year Full time Save This Job
Pay
€ 31000.0 - 35000.0 Per year
Hours
Full time
Type
Permanent
Job level
Newly qualified
Posted
11 Feb 2022
Closes
8 Aug 2022

Job Description

Due to continued growth and movement, Cpl Healthcare are welcoming applications from qualified social care workers on behalf of our client in the Northeast. We are seeking caring and compassionate social care workers to support young people in a mainstream residential setting, based in Monaghan and surrounding counties.

This is an exciting opportunity for both newly quailed and experienced professionals to make a genuine difference to vulnerable young people.

Responsibilities include:

  • To assist in the day-to-day care and supervision of children and young people within the home including engaging with them in activities such as housework, maintenance of clothing, cooking and personal care.
  • To assist with the supervision and purchase of clothing for young people, the care of furnishings and house-hold equipment and undertake household and domestic duties which are appropriate to the care of young people.
  • To accompany the children and young people, when necessary, to places of worship; holidays; outings and on other occasions.
  • To contribute to the development of the young people, through the promotion & provision of a healthy lifestyle.
  • To assist in facilitating personal education plans for young people and ensure that recreational and leisure activities are organised as required.
  • To support the young persons development in both personal and social skills.
  • To be sensitive to the needs of individual children/young people, taking account of race, culture, language and religion
  • To initiate and maintain appropriate contact with parents/carers, teachers and other professional staff and agencies acting in the best interests of the children/young people always.
  • To contribute to the multi-disciplinary assessment of resident needs and the development of appropriate care plans to meet such needs
  • To support key workers in their work with individual children and where appropriate to undertake key worker responsibilities
  • To contribute to and participate in team meetings, core group meetings, Care planning meetings/ Looked After Review meetings and other meetings as required.
  • Contribute to the maintenance of appropriate records particularly those detailing observations and/or assessment of the children/young person and those required to comply with statutory requirements and policies and procedures.
  • To inform line managers of any matters of concern in relation to the welfare of the children/young people including any concerns regarding the behaviour or practice of other staff.
  • To be aware of Health and Safety at Work requirements
  • To participate in staff training programmes as appropriate.

Requirements:

  • Minimum level 7 qualification is Social Care/ Applied Social Studies/ Youth/ Social Work or related field
  • Full, clean license
  • Experience working with young people in care desirable
  • Understanding and knowledge of Childrens First and The National Standards

For further details, please contact Meigheann on Apply

Ref: JO-2202-486093

Job Details

Social Care Worker- Mainsteam

Monaghan, Irelandd CPL Healthcare
Pay
€ 31000.0 - 35000.0 Per year
Job level
Newly qualified
Hours
Full time
Posted
11 Feb 2022
Type
Permanent
Closes
8 Aug 2022

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