Community Support Workers/Social Care Workers

lorraine.collins

  • Bray

Website Sunbeam House Services

Empowering People

Community Support Workers (Social Care Worker)

 Bray Co. Wicklow

BRAND NEW RESIDENTIAL SERVICE

Permanent Full Time 169 hours per month/Part Time 100 hours per month

 

We currently have an exciting opportunity for qualified Community Support Workers to join our services in a BRAND NEW residential setting in Bray, Co. Wicklow. As a Community Support Worker, you will be involved in supporting clients to achieve their personal outcomes to build on their potential and to develop positive roles within their home and in the community.  Working hours will be variable including day shifts, sleepovers, weekends, and unsociable hours. This is a new service supporting 3 clients transition from respite and day services to residential services. Shifts will comprise of Waking Nights, Sleepovers and Day Shifts. This is a 1:1 service.

 

 Applicants must have:

  • QQI level 7 in Social Care or foreign equivalent (validated by QQI).
  • Experience of working with clients with Autism.
  • A passion for promoting and empowering those you support
  • A team player willing to lone work as well as working as part of a team
  • A knowledge of the HIQA regulations and standards
  • Excellent organisation and communication skills
  • Enthusiasm, energy, and creativity
  • Excellent IT and report writing skills
  • Hold a full driving licence and be willing to drive location vehicles
  • Can deal with confidential information in a discreet and responsible manner.
  • Be flexible to work a variety of rostered shifts over a seven-day work period.
  • Understanding and experience of therapeutic interventions

 

Desirable:

  • Experience of working alone in a one-to-one environment as well as experience of teamwork.
  • Experience of dealing with complex behaviours that challenge and with behavioral supports
  • CPI experience
  • Experience in alternative communications
  • Experience of creative problem-solving techniques

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • To facilitate and implement a person-centered approach for our clients appropriate to their wishes and goals
  • To promote and protect the rights of people in a manner that respects their dignity, their right to make choices and their privacy
  • To actively seek new interests and opportunities for people to develop meaningful roles in their communities
  • To ensure the overall wellbeing of clients in all areas of their lives including health and personal care
  • To assist in the teaching of life skills in cooking, budgeting, cleaning & building confidence

 

Salary Scale: Successful candidates will be paid as per the HSE consolidated pay scales in line with required qualifications and relevant experience. To Apply: E-mail your CV and cover letter to careers@sunbeam.ie

For further information please check out our website https://sunbeam.ie/careers

Short listing of candidates will apply.

Closing Date for receipt of applications: Sunday 16th October 2022

Sunbeam House Services is an Equal Opportunities Employer

To apply for this job email your details to careers@sunbeam.ie.