Everything we do here at Praxis Care centres around making a difference to the lives of people living with learning disabilities, mental ill health, acquired brain injury or dementia and to do this, we have a team of exceptional care and support workers. We are the largest care providing charity in Northern Ireland but also have large operations across Republic of Ireland, England and Isle of Man employing over 1400 staff.
Are you passionate about supporting those most vulnerable in our society? We currently have the following vacancy within the Intellectual Disabilities Services:
PERMANENT, FULL TIME
Salary: €33,189 – €43,800 per annum
Note: Where the role requires sleep-ins, a minimum additional payment of €74 per night applies.
Working with Praxis Care can be deeply rewarding, satisfying and challenging. If you are enthusiastic, motivated, resilient, flexible, and compassionate, with a passion for supporting people and ensuring that our service users enjoy the highest quality of life then we want to hear from you.
In return, we offer competitive rates of pay, additional benefits which can include the opportunity for overtime and an excellent training programme. Additionally, opportunities exist for staff to progress through the organisation.
To be considered for this role you must meet the essential criteria listed below:
- Professional qualification in Social Work OR First/Second Level Nursing OR Occupational Therapy or relevant QQI 5/FETAC 5-8 Major Award in the field of Health and Welfare or Health Care Support OR higher or Degree or HND or QCF Level 5 Diploma in Leadership for Health and Social Care Services or QCF Level 3 Diploma in Leadership for Health and Social Care Services or AVCE in Health and Social Care or NVQ 3 Promoting Independence/NVQ 3 in Care/Foundation Degree in Health & Social Care AND 2 years post qualification employment experience in the intellectual disability/autism field
- Registered with the relevant registration body
- 2 years paid experience in the intellectual disability or autism field
Application packs including a full job description detailing essential and desirable criteria are available below or by telephoning 028 9081 8423 or via email email@example.com.
All applications must be received by 6 July 2017 at 12pm with successful applicants being interviewed shortly after.
Praxis Care are an Equal Opportunities Employer
To apply for this job email your details to NicoleSmyth@praxiscare.org.uk