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Navan | Team Leaders

  • Republic of Ireland
  • Anywhere

Praxis Care support individuals with learning/intellectual disabilities, mental ill health, dementia, acquired brain injury, and complex needs throughout Northern Ireland, Republic of Ireland, England, and Isle of Man. We are currently going through an exceptional period of growth. Due to this growth and outstanding career development opportunities we currently have the following vacancies within Intellectual Disability:




Do you want to work for a company that places Service Users at the centre of their work?  Do you have the passion to support Service Users to make positive change in their lives?

The Team Leader is part of the support team whose function is to meet the practical, physical and emotional needs of the service users within the scheme. Through a key worker system, the post holder will be responsible for the designing of individual programmes of support and coordinating the delivery of the package by a group of Support Workers and him/herself.

The Navan Area has 3 residential homes which provides services to those with complex needs. Each scheme predominately works with those with intellectual disabilities and autism.  Each scheme is unique and provides services to support service users to live independent active lives.


For more information on the roles please contact the scheme manager on 0469090035

TEAM LEADERFull Time (39 hours per week)€33,189 – €43,800 per annum*
Part Time (20 hours per week)



*Salary information is based on working 39 hours per week.


Salary dependent on qualification/experience.  Where the role requires sleep-ins a minimum additional payment of €78.40 per night applies.


In return, we offer;

  • Competitive rates of pay;
  • Comprehensive Company Induction;
  • Paid annual leave which increases with length of service;
  • Career development opportunities;
  • Opportunity for additional hours;
  • Cycle to work scheme;
  • Eye care vouchers;
  • Long service awards.


Closing Date:              Friday 27th September 2019 at 12pm


For a full job description detailing essential and desirable criteria, and to apply online please visit:

Website:         www.praxiscare.ie


For any other queries please contact:

Email:              recruit@praxiscare.ie

Telephone:     028 9081 8425



A waiting list may be created to fill similar vacancies in this jurisdiction which may arise within 9 months of the interview date.


This organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable individuals and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Background checks including, but not limited to, a satisfactory reference from your current employer and enhanced Police Check will be required for all successful candidates within direct care positions before a start date can be confirmed.


Praxis Care is an Equal Opportunities Employer

Specific legislation provides exceptions to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 / Rehabilitation of Offenders (NI) Order 1978 / Criminal Justice (Spent Convictions and Certain Disclosures) Act 2016, whereby criminal convictions can never be regarded as ‘spent’, due to the nature of the work for which you are applying. Due to our work directly with vulnerable adults and children Praxis Care is covered by the applicable legislation. Please list below details of ALL charges, prosecutions, convictions, cautions, bind over orders, even if they happened a long time ago. You must include any that may be pending, minor matters and any road traffic or motoring offences. If none then you must write NONE above. If candidates fail to declare convictions they should be advised any offer of employment may be withdrawn for providing false information on their application form to gain employment. Please note that a criminal conviction will not necessarily be a bar to obtaining a position.
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