Care Worker – Boulia

at Rehab Group (view profile)
Location Kerry, Ireland
Date Posted October 11, 2018
Category Social care
Job Type Permanent

Description

Care Worker for Boulia Residential Service

Permanent, 25 hours

 

Job Purpose

To provide a personal care service to individuals with Intellectual Disability and Mental Health Difficulties within a residential/day service setting, in an environment which values and respects the individual, fosters a positive behavioral support approach to supporting people with challenging behaviors and an environment that fosters community based living, personal development and social inclusion

 

 

 

Minimum Education & Skills required

  • Third Level graduate, Health and Social Care or equivalent is desirable
  • Experience of working in a residential setting is essential.
  • Experience of providing appropriate supports to service users with relevant disability and whose behaviour may challenge.
  • A champion of Person Centred Planning and Individual Action Plans

 

 

 

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Promote and actively involved in teamwork, creating a nurturing and supportive environment for the service user
  • Facilitate and implement a person centered service appropriate to the needs, wishes and requirements of service users.
  • Assist service users in the taking of medication in line with policy and procedure.
  • Actively participate in appropriate, educational, recreational and occupational programmes, enabling service users to integrate with their local community and access local resources.

 

 

Additional requirements

  • Full clean driving licence is essential.
  • To be able to work effectively in a team providing person centered support for service users.
  • To be able to maintain the privacy and confidentiality of service users at all times.

 

 

 

 

 

Staff Benefits

  • Company Pension – with company contribution
  • Paid maternity leave
  • Paid paternity leave
  • 27 days annual leave
  • Bike to work scheme
  • Tax saver travel scheme
  • Income protection

 

 

To view full extensive job description please, click apply to visit our company site and download attachment at the bottom of the page.

 

Closing Date: Friday, 19th October 2018.

 

The Rehab Group is an equal opportunity employer

 

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