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Support Worker, Pond Park-Lisburn. Salary £8.20/£8.35 per hour, £16,630/£16,945 per annum pro rata – (Unqualified Rate) £8.50/£8.65 per hour, £17,238/£17,553 per annum pro rata – (Qualified Rate*) Relief Salary.£8.20 per hour(Unqualified Rate)£8.50 per hour– (Qualified Rate)

  • Care Vacancies : Learning Disability
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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 and also have large operations across Republic of Ireland, England and Isle of Man, employing over 1400 staff.


We currently have the following vacancies within Learning Disability Services:




Lisburn Supported Living Service (Pond Park) is a new scheme providing support to young adults aged 18-21 with Autism, learning disability, mental ill health and behaviour which challenges. We encourage our service users to increase their independent living skills and lead an active lifestyle e.g. swimming, horse-riding, walking, cycling etc.


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.


Support Worker Part Time

(36 hours per week)

£8.20/£8.35 per hour, £16,630/£16,945 per annum pro rata – Unqualified Rate

£8.50/£8.65 per hour, £17,238/£17,553 per annum pro rata – Qualified Rate*

Relief £8.20 per hour– Unqualified Rate

£8.50 per hour– Qualified Rate

 Note: Higher rates include a lead in payment of £315 per annum which is payable depending on scheme classification. Where the role requires sleep-ins, a minimum additional payment applies.



Application packs including a full job description detailing essential and desirable criteria are available on our website www.praxisprovides.com or by telephoning 028 90818423 or via email recruit@praxiscare.org.uk. CV’s will not be considered.


All applications must be received by 30th August 2018 at 12pm with successful applicants being provisionally interviewed


Praxis Care is an Equal Opportunities Employer

To apply for this job email your details to NicoleSmyth@praxiscare.org.uk

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